About NextEra Energy Transmission

Who We Are

NextEra Energy Transmission New York (NEETNY) is a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Transmission, LLC (NEET). NEET owns and operates transmission facilities in North America and is pursuing opportunities to develop, build, and operate new transmission facilities. NEET is a wholly owned subsidiary of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NextEra Energy), which is a leading clean-energy company with more than 46,790 megawatts of generating capacity, and approximately 14,000 employees in 33 U.S. states and Canada as of year-end 2017. The company has earned a reputation for excellence in operations, one of the strongest safety records in the industry, and environmental stewardship of the natural resources where our projects are located. Building community relationships and having an ongoing dialogue with individuals and organizations are other important characteristics of our company. To learn more about NextEra Energy Transmission, visit our website at www.NextEraEnergyTransmission.com 

Our Company’s Strengths

A subsidiary of NextEra Energy and an affiliate of Florida Power & Light Company (FPL), NEETNY draws on the full capabilities of the company to permit, construct, operate, and maintain proposed transmission projects as identified as needed to relieve congestion in the state’s electric transmission system.

Technical Expertise

We have technical experience in engineering, constructing, and operating transmission systems with a reputation for excellence, as demonstrated through our parent and affiliate companies. Our parent company is one of the largest utilities in the world, which provides significant leverage with suppliers and often translates into enhanced technical resources as well as reduced costs. As part of an organization with approximately 14,000 employees, NEETNY is able to draw upon a deep reservoir of talented and committed personnel from across the organization as well as develop its own local personnel.

Construction Record

Since 2003, NextEra Energy has completed 153 major capital projects, including wind, solar and transmission facilities, reflecting an aggregate investment of about $43 billion in generation and transmission assets.

Safety Performance

NextEra Energy maintains one of the strongest safety records in the industry, an indicator both of operational excellence and of the high value we place on the well-being of all our employees and contractors.

Financial Capabilities

Our parent company, NextEra Energy, has maintained strong investment trade credit ratings for years and is experienced at financing large electric infrastructure construction projects.

Operational Experience

NextEra Energy manages approximately 8,700 circuit miles of high-voltage transmission lines in North America, as well as approximately 68,000 miles of distribution lines and 830 substations. The team also has more than five decades of experience in planning, constructing, and operating transmission facilities.

Community Engagement

Respectful engagement and partnership with local communities form an important part of our management philosophy. We look forward to engaging with local communities and organizations to ensure that NEETNY is sensitive to community needs.

Environmental Stewardship

Being responsible stewards of our environment is ingrained in our culture. We are mindful about how our business impacts the air we breathe, the water and land we use, and the flora and fauna that share our planet.

Awards and Recognitions

Our parent company has received numerous awards and recognitions, including:

Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies
NextEra Energy has been named No. 1 in the electric and gas utilities industry on Fortune’s 2018 list of “World’s Most Admired Companies.” It was the 11th time in 12 years the company was rated best in its industry in the Fortune ranking, which was determined following an independent survey of senior executives, outside directors, and industry analysts. The company was also named one of the top 20 companies in the world, across all industries, for innovation, social responsibility and wise use of corporate assets. In addition, it topped its peer group for eight of the nine rated attributes: innovation, people management, use of corporate assets, social responsibility, quality of management, financial soundness, long-term investment value and quality of products/services.

Ethisphere Most Ethical Companies
For the 11th year, NextEra Energy in 2018 was named a World’s Most Ethical Company® by the Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices. NextEra Energy is one of only 20 companies in the world to achieve this honor 11 or more times and one of just six in the energy and utilities sector worldwide to receive this recognition in 2017. This year, Ethisphere recognized 135 honorees spanning 23 countries and 57 industries.

J.D. Power 2016 Electric Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction StudySM
FPL received the top ranking for residential customer satisfaction among large electric providers in the southern U.S., according to the J.D. Power 2016 Electric Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study*

*Florida Power & Light received the highest numerical score among 13 large utilities in the South in the J.D. Power 2016 Electric Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study, based on 101,138 total responses, measuring customer experiences and perceptions with their residential electric utility company, surveyed July 2015-May 2016. Visit jdpower.com.)

For more information, see our more complete list of awards and recognitions.