Our Environment

We respect our environment, and we’re committed to being an industry leader in its protection and stewardship.

Environmental Stewardship 

We're committed to being an industry leader in environmental protection and stewardship. Our Environmental Policy establishes our core environmental expectations and provides actionable guidance for all employees as we strive to foster a culture of environmental excellence and challenge ourselves to continuously improve. Everyone at NextEra Energy understands that protecting the environment is a collective responsibility. It's why our senior executives are actively involved in our environmental accountability, management and stewardship programs that are intended to:

  • Design, construct, operate and maintain our facilities in an environmentally sound and responsible manner;
  • Prevent pollution, minimize waste and conserve natural resources;
  • Avoid, minimize and/or mitigate impacts to habitat and wildlife; and
  • Engage local stakeholders and environmental agencies.
RENEWABLE ENERGY

We generate more wind and solar energy than any company in the world.

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RENEWABLE ENERGY
AIR AND WATER

Our dedication to emissions-free and clean energy generation has reduced our impact on air and water.

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AIR AND WATER
WILDLIFE AND HABITAT

We interact with many species of wildlife and their habitats, and we’re committed to their protection.

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WILDLIFE AND HABITAT
WASTE MANAGEMENT

When it comes to minimizing our waste footprint, we believe in the basics: reduce, reuse and recycle.

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WASTE MANAGEMENT