"This is the first power plant in the country to combine solar and natural gas at the same location… This ensures we can produce clean electricity whenever our customers need it." - Brad Williams, Plant Manager - Florida Power & Light
Natural gas is helping make it possible for electric utilities to reliably incorporate more renewable sources of energy – such as solar – to meet the ever-growing demands of customers in a growing economy. Florida Power & Light's groundbreaking technology is reducing greenhouse gas emissions by more than 62,000 metric tons each year.
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In 2011, Georgia Power converted this power plant to run on natural gas. The result? The plant emits 50% fewer carbon emissions, while providing reliable electricity to more than 600,000 homes. Utilities across the country are following Georgia Power's lead.LEARN MORE
Southern Company, like many other American electric utilities, strives to deliver reliable, clean and affordable energy to their customers. So it's no surprise the utility has increased its energy production from natural gas from about 11% in 2005 to 45% today.LEARN MORE