NextEra Energy, Inc. is a holding company whose portfolio dates back to 1925. Florida Power & Light Company is a principal subsidiary of NextEra Energy, and it launched its operations in 1925. Other principal subsidiaries under NextEra Energy include NextEra Energy Services, NextEra Energy Partners, NextEra Energy Resources, and Gulf Power Company.
The company produces and sells electric power to consumers across North America. NextEra uses both traditional and clean power production methods to generate electricity for its market. In total, NextEra Energy had a production capacity of 24,500 megawatts as at yearend 2018. The company transmits power through transmission and distribution lines 75,200 circuit miles long.
Until 2010, NextEra Energy was known as FPL Group. The company trades on the NYSE as NEE. NextEra Energy is part of Fortune 200, Fortune 500, S&P 100, and S&P 500 components. In addition, the company is a constituent of the Dow Jones Utility Average component. NextEra Energy has its headquarters in Juno Beach, Florida.