Central Florida's Top Employers 2011: NextEra Energy Inc. (FP&L)

Florida Power & Light

Co. is the largest electric utility in Florida and one of the largest rate-regulated utilities in the U.S.


serves 4.5 million customers in Florida and is a leading employer in the state with approximately 10,000 employees. FPL relies primarily on natural gas to fuel its generators. FPL is a subsidiary of

Juno Beach

-based NextEra Energy Inc. (stock ticker NEE).

2011 rank: 85

2010 rank: 94

Full-time employees in 2011: 661

Part-time employees in 2011: 0

Total employees in 2011: 661

Total employees in 2010: 638