Florida Gets Natural Gas Right

Florida ranks second out of all 50 states for natural gas used in electric power generation. With each passing day, the state renews its commitment to the commodity as companies like NextEra Energy (NYSE: NEE  ) transition from fuel oil power plants to natural-gas-fired facilities. In this video, Fool.com contributor Aimee Duffy explains which companies connect Florida to its natural gas supply, and why they stand to do well in the future.

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  • Report this Comment On September 29, 2013, at 4:48 PM, jdmeth123 wrote:

    How terrorist proof is a gas pipeline? A coal plant can run for weeks on it's stockpile.

  • Report this Comment On September 30, 2013, at 12:31 AM, Dadw5boys wrote:

    One power plant switched to Natural Gas many years ago and had many of the coal burning plant owners turn against them in every way possible with regulations and all kins of political pressure.

    I can't remember to name of the plant but I liked reading " it was the right thing to do because the coal ash was to toxic for the enviornment". In Fla where the water table is so close to the surface and easy to contaminate.

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