They are also filing for uprates of their nuclear power plants. The NextEra Energy (point beach reactors) and Constellation Energy (nine mile reactor) uprates are expected to be approved by the Nuclear Regulatory commission this year and to be completed in 2012.
Nextera provides a view of expected wind and solar build in the USA to 2014.
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