James L. Robo Appointed Chairman of NextEra Energy

              James L. Robo Appointed Chairman of NextEra Energy

PR Newswire

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 18, 2013

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --The board of directors of
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today appointed President and Chief Executive
Officer James L. Robo as chairman of the board, effective Dec. 13, 2013. Robo
will succeed Lewis Hay III, who will be retiring as executive chairman
effective on that date.

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Robo became chief executive officer in July 2012. Prior to that, he served in
several senior executive positions since joining the company in 2002.

NextEra Energy, Inc.
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) is a leading clean energy company with
consolidated revenues of approximately $14.3 billion, more than 42,000
megawatts of generating capacity, and nearly 15,000 employees in 26 states and
Canada as of year-end 2012. Headquartered in Juno Beach, Fla., NextEra
Energy's principal subsidiaries are Florida Power & Light Company, which
serves approximately 4.6 million customer accounts in Florida and is one of
the largest rate-regulated electric utilities in the United States, and
NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, which together with its affiliated entities is
the largest generator in North America of renewable energy from the wind and
sun. Through its subsidiaries, NextEra Energy generates clean, emissions-free
electricity from eight commercial nuclear power units in Florida, New
Hampshire, Iowa and Wisconsin. For more information about NextEra Energy
companies, visit these websites: www.NextEraEnergy.com, www.FPL.com,
www.NextEraEnergyResources.com.

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Website: http://www.NextEraEnergy.com
Contact: NextEra Energy, Inc., Media Line: (561) 694-4442