State regulators on Tuesday approved changes requested by Florida Power & Light that will raise the average residential bill nearly $5 a month.
The increase takes effect in January.
A typical customer who uses 1,000 kilowatt hours a month would see their bill go from $95.20 a month to $99.95 a month.
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One of the main reasons for the rate change is an increase in how much the utility pays for fuel. Fuel charges are passed on directly to consumers with no mark up.
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