NextEra Energy named one of the 'World's Most Ethical Companies'

Wed Mar 6, 2013 11:00am EST

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JUNO BEACH, Fla.,  March 6, 2013/PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE)
has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere
Institute for the sixth time.   

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According to Ethisphere, the World's Most Ethical Companies designation
recognizes a company's "outstanding commitment to ethical leadership, compliance
practices, and corporate social responsibility."  

"'Doing the right thing' is a core corporate value at NextEra Energy, and we are
pleased that our commitment to ethical business practices has been recognized
once again. At our company, operating ethically and profitably go hand in hand,"
said NextEra Energy President and CEO  Jim Robo.  

Last month, NextEra Energy was named No. 1 in social responsibility among
electric and gas utilities in Fortune magazine's annual survey of the "World's
Most Admired Companies," and was ranked as the No. 1 most admired company
overall in its sector for the seventh consecutive year. In 2012, NextEra Energy
was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index of leading companies in  North
America  for corporate sustainability performance for the fourth straight year.

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:,,

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