Who We Are

NextEra Energy Transmission New York (NEETNY) is a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Transmission, LLC. NextEra Energy Transmission owns and operates transmission facilities in North America and is pursuing opportunities to develop, build and operate new transmission facilities. NextEra Energy Transmission is a wholly-owned subsidiary of NextEra Energy, Inc., which is a leading clean energy company with more than 45,900 megawatts of generating capacity, and approximately 14,700 employees in 30 states and Canada as of year-end 2016. 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 on-going dialogue with individuals and organizations are other important characteristics of our company.

Our Company's Strengths

A subsidiary of NextEra Energy, Inc., and an affiliate of Florida Power & Light Company, 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 14,700 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 138 major capital projects, most of which are wind, solar and transmission facilities.

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 8,500 circuit miles of high-voltage transmission lines in North America, as well as approximately 67,900 miles of distribution lines and almost 800 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 World's Most Admired Companies

NextEra Energy has been named No. 1 in the electric and gas utilities industry on Fortune's 2017 list of 'World’s Most Admired Companies.' It was the 10th time in 11 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 10 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 10th year, NextEra Energy in 2017 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 21 companies in the world to achieve this honor 10 or more times and one of just six in the energy and utilities sector worldwide to receive this recognition in 2017. Across 52 industry sectors, 124 companies ─ seven fewer than in 2016 ─ were selected for this prestigious honor.


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 StudySM. (J.D. Power footnote: 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. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com.)

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