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Nextera Energy

NextEra Energy is a publicly listed company headquartered in the United States of America. In 2021 its revenue was USD 17.1 billion. NextEra is one of the largest electric power companies in North America. It has two principal businesses: Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) and NextEra Energy Resources. The former is still heavily dependent on fossil fuels while the latter is mainly a low-carbon business.
Ranking position
#13 /68
Total score
39.9 /100

34.6 /60
Core social indicators
4.0 /20
Just transition
1.3 /20

ACT score components

Performance score
8.3 /20
Narrative Score
Trend Score
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Performance module name Performance module score Rank


#1 90.9 /100 #3

Material investment

#1 23.1 /100 #28

Intangible investment

#1 7.1 /100 #23

Sold products

#1 40.2 /100 #4


#1 52.2 /100 #32

Supplier engagement

#1 0.0 /100 #43

Client engagement

#1 50.0 /100 #8

Policy engagement

#1 28.0 /100 #39

Business model

#1 56.0 /100 #9
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NextEra Energy receives a trend score of =. If the company were reassessed in the near future, its score would likely remain the same. NextEra reduced its emissions intensity between 2016 and 2021 and has developed a plan to significantly increase its renewable generation capacity and phase out fossil fuels from its generation portfolio. However, NextEra currently heavily relies on fossil fuels for generation and is projected to significantly exceeds its 1.5°C carbon budget for the period 2022-2037. Based on forward-looking projections of its existing assets, the company’s emissions intensity is expected to increase between 2022 and 2027.

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  1. 2020
  2. 2021

More about the company

Juno Beach, FL, United States of America
Group revenue
US$ 17,100 million (FY2021)
Group employees
15,000 (FY2021)
Publicly listed
Installed capacity
63.7 GW
Company filing name
Nextera Energy Inc

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