Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez has struck a deal with Florida Power and Light to use treated wastewater to freshen cooling canals, pictured here in 2016, at the Turkey Point nuclear plant. FPL has agreed to share the cost of a new treatment facility. The deal must still be approved by the county commission.
Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez has struck a deal with Florida Power and Light to use treated wastewater to freshen cooling canals, pictured here in 2016, at the Turkey Point nuclear plant. FPL has agreed to share the cost of a new treatment facility. The deal must still be approved by the county commission. Emily Michot emichot@miamiherald.com
Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez has struck a deal with Florida Power and Light to use treated wastewater to freshen cooling canals, pictured here in 2016, at the Turkey Point nuclear plant. FPL has agreed to share the cost of a new treatment facility. The deal must still be approved by the county commission. Emily Michot emichot@miamiherald.com

Miami-Dade, FPL pitch deal to use treated sewage to fix nuclear cooling canals

January 30, 2018 11:02 AM