Types of Temporary Electric Service
Temporary for Construction (TEMP)
FPL will install a temporary electric meter from an overhead or underground source location.
Overhead - FPL will install a service drop to your temporary service pole located within 80 feet of an existing power pole, and remove the service upon your request. The fee for this option is $297.00.
Underground - FPL will connect your service cable to an existing underground electric source and disconnect the service upon your request. The fee for this option is $175.00.
Temporary Underground (TUG)
FPL will install the temporary underground electric service to the permanent meter early in the construction process. FPL installs the permanent underground service to the meter can, and this service is used for construction purposes. Contact your local FPL representative for fees.
FPL can also install the temporary overhead electric service to the permanent meter early in the construction process. FPL will install the permanent overhead service to the weatherhead and install the meter. This service is used for construction purposes. There is no fee for this option.
Removing Temporary Electric Service
You can close your temporary construction service account(s) by calling the customer service number listed on your bill.
Note: As with all electric installations, an inspection by the local municipality is required prior to FPL supplying temporary or permanent electric service. Temporary electric service may not be readily available in your area and is provided at FPL’s discretion. Contact your FPL representative regarding availability, specific fee information and the best available options for three-phase temporary electric service before any installation.