History

1950-1959

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1950

FPL's stock was listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Overnight, the company acquired about 14,000 stockholders.

1951 Miami Employees

1951

The company began a 10-year expansion, estimated to cost $435 million — the largest expansion in the company’s history at the time.

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1957

The company filed for a $4.4 million rate decrease — the first of 11 rate decreases over the next 15 years.