Company Overview

Company Profile

NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) is a leading clean energy company with consolidated revenues of approximately $17.5 billion and approximately 14,300 employees in 27 states and Canada as of year-end 2015, as well as approximately 45,000 megawatts of generating capacity, which includes megawatts associated with noncontrolling interests related to NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: NEP) as of April 2016. NextEra Energy's principal subsidiaries are:

  • Florida Power & Light Company (FPL), which serves more than 4.8 million customer accounts in Florida and is one of the largest rate-regulated electric utilities in the United States, and
  • NextEra Energy Resources, LLC (NEER), which together with its affiliated entities is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun.

A Fortune 200 company and included in the S&P 100 index, NextEra Energy has been recognized often by third parties for its efforts in sustainability, corporate responsibility, ethics and compliance, and diversity, and has been ranked No. 1 in the electric and gas utilities industry in Fortune's 2016 list of "World's Most Admired Companies."

Project totals for NextEra Energy, Inc. and NextEra Energy Resources, LLC include those in which NextEra Energy Partners, LP holds a minority interest.

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NextEra Energy Highlights (2015)

Employees (year-end) 14,300
Total Power Capacity 45,000 MW
Operating Revenues $17.5 billion
Net Income Attributable to NextEra Energy, Inc. $2.8 billion
Earnings per Share (assuming dilution) $6.06
Total Assets $82.5 billion
Total Power Generation 198,722 GWh

Data as of Dec. 31, 2015, except for Total Power Capacity, which is as of April 2016.

NextEra Energy Power Generation* - 2015

Fuel Type GWhs % of Total
Natural Gas 107,325 54
Nuclear 49,039 25
Wind 33,769 17
Coal 5,424 3
Solar 2,277 1
Oil 888 0
TOTAL 198,722 100

*The environmental or green attributes attributable to the electric generation from NextEra Energy Resources' facilities have been or likely will be sold or transferred to third parties, who are solely entitled to the reporting rights to all renewable energy credits, emissions reductions, offsets, allowances and the avoided emission of greenhouse gas pollutants that contribute to the actual or potential threat of altering the Earth's climate by trapping heat in the atmosphere (collectively, "Environmental Attributes"). In disclosing the information herein, NextEra Energy, Inc. is not claiming ownership of any Environmental Attributes for any purpose, including compliance with any federal or state law or reporting to any federal or state agency, or for any other present or future federal, state, local, international, foreign, or voluntary emissions trading program.

Please visit NextEra Energy's Corporate Profile for a more detailed overview of the company.

Who Are Our Customers?

At NextEra Energy, we serve a variety of customers.

At FPL, we are a rate-regulated electric utility and we operate as a vertically integrated company - that is, we generate, transmit and distribute electricity and handle related services like customer service, billing and many others. We serve more than 4.8 million customer accounts in the state of Florida including residential accounts, businesses small and large, and a variety of other organizations such as government entities and nonprofit organizations.

At NextEra Energy Resources, we operate primarily as a wholesale power generator, providing power and environmental attributes to utilities, retail electricity providers, power cooperatives, municipal electric providers and large industrial companies.

As new power generation facilities become operational, they must be connected to the customers that need electricity. NextEra Energy Transmission is pursuing opportunities to develop, build and operate new transmission facilities in Ontario (Canada), Hawaii, New England, New York, California and Texas.

The customers of all of these businesses have one thing in common - the desire for affordable and reliable power. And that's what we strive to deliver, every day.