October 23, 2014
Energy: Power traders in Florida

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"Fuel is where all of our dollars are spent," says Gerry Yupp, senior director of wholesale operations at FPL's Energy Marketing & Trading division. The utility expects to spend $3.2 billion on fuel this year.

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Energy: Power traders in Florida

Mike Boslet | 7/28/2014

From offices at FPL’s corporate campus in south Florida, a group of 35 traders, analysts and managers deals in the business of buying and selling power and procuring fuel. In this article, we follow traders on a typical morning to find out how it works.

» Also included in this feature, a chart that explains how a typical trade for megawatt hours proceeds, and where money savings or outlays go.

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