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Asbestos Issues

 


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Page Updated:
February. 6, 2020
Asbestos is a proven human
carcinogen, and all forms of
asbestos can cause cancer.
• Read All About It

• Florida is not Alone
• Why is Asbestos Used
in Power Plants?


Asbestos Exposure Treatment
Name
Power Source
Location
(County)
Owner
Output (Mw)
Homes
Powered
When
Built
• Anclote Oil-Fired Holiday

(Pinellas)
Duke
Energy

(Formerly Progress Energy)
1,011 893 1974
• Ft. Myers Natural Gas
Ft. Meyers

(Lee)
Florida Power
& Light
540   Modernized 2002
• Gannon
(Culbreth-Bayside)
Natural Gas
Tampa Bay Teco Energy 1,800   1999
Turkey Point Nuclear
Fort Pierce (St. Lucie) FPL 2754 Nearly All in South Florida 1967
           

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