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11/25/2015 Contact: 850-413-6482

PSC Hearing for FPL Plant Need Determination on Tuesday

TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will hold a hearing on Tuesday, December 1, to address Florida Power & Light Company’s (FPL) determination of need petition for a natural gas, combined cycle power plant in Okeechobee County.   

On September 3, 2015, FPL filed a petition proposing to construct an Okeechobee Clean Energy Center Unit 1 on utility-owned property. FPL maintains that the facility will generate 1,622 megawatts at summer peak and meet its projected need for additional generation resources.

The hearing is scheduled for the following time and location:

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
9:30 a.m.
Betty Easley Conference Center
Joseph P. Cresse Hearing Room (Room 148)
4075 Esplanade Way
Tallahassee, Florida

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