This is how much Hurricane Irma cost Orange County (and it"s only going to go up)

And that number will only go up......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2017

Federal tax reform saves FPL customers from Hurricane Irma restoration surcharges

Restoring electricity to its millions of customers after Hurricane Irma cost Florida Power & Light, the electric utility that serves more than half of the Sunshine State, a whopping $1.3 billion. That cost burden, predicted to fall on FPL's nearly 5 .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2018

OC Weekly editor Gustavo Arellano resigns from alt-weekly newspaper in dispute over cost cuts

Longtime Orange County columnist, governmen.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 13th, 2017

Commodities Corner: USDA estimate shows larger-than-expected Florida orange crop despite Hurricane Irma

The U.S. Department of Agriculture reports that Florida’s 2017-2018 orange crop will drop by 21% from last season, but that’s a much smaller decline than some market estimates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2017

Florida"s Farmers Produce Smallest Orange Harvest Since WWII After Irma Wiped Out Half Of Crops

Hurricane Irma wiped out nearly 50% of Florida’s ico.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 12th, 2017

Florida"s orange crop at 76-year low, crushed by Hurricane Irma

The lowest since 1942......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 10th, 2017

Citrus industry feels squeeze from Irma, waits for help

Hurricane Irma is estimated to have taken out as much as 70% of Florida's orange crop. Among the hardest hit: growers in So.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 8th, 2017

Delta reveals cost of Hurricane Irma cancellations

Hurricane Irma took a bite out of Delta's bottom line during the month of September. Delta Air Line Inc. (NYSE: DAL) reported Tuesday that the natural disaster negatively affected the company's September performance by approximately $120 million. Ov.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2017

Florida"s Orange Growers May Never Recover From Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma destroyed half of Florida’s citrus crop when it tore through the state earlier this month, as we reported earlier this month. The state’s orange growers at t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 28th, 2017

Consumer confidence, home sales down thanks to hurricanes

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs weigh in on the economic impacts of hurricanes Harvey and Irma, and how rebuilding in Florida is expected to boost the fourth quarter......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 27th, 2017

Orange juice prices may soon shock you

You may live a long way from the devastation of Hurricane Irma, but if you buy orange juice, you'll be feeling the effect at the supermarket checkout counter. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 26th, 2017

Get ready to pay $2 more for orange juice: thanks Irma!

Get ready for a major price hike for orange juice thanks to hurricane Irma decimating much of Florida's orange crop. Experts say OJ prices could jump by as much as $2.30 per gallon!     .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 26th, 2017

Here"s what Hurricane Irma may have cost Port Canaveral

The region's port lost a lot of business from the storm, but it's now back in action......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 22nd, 2017

Hurricane Irma may speed the end of orange juice, America’s biggest source of ‘fruit’

Hurricane Irma may speed the end of orange juice, America’s biggest source of ‘fruit’.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 20th, 2017

Pinellas nursing home investigated for possible hurricane-related death

The Agency for Health Care Administration is looking into a possible death at a Pinellas County nursing home related to power outages following Hurricane Irma. Mallory McManus, the agency’s communication’s director, responded in an email that a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 19th, 2017

6 more ways Hurricane Irma will cost Floridians

Floridians face pocket-book impacts ranging from potentially higher utility costs to insurance premium hikes to homeowners' association f.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 17th, 2017

The price of your orange juice will probably go up, thanks to Hurricane Irma

AP Photo/Tamara LushHurricane Irma wiped out half of Florida’s citrus c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 15th, 2017

Hurricane Irma devastated Florida"s citrus industry

Orange and grapefruit groves in Florida took a massive hit after Hurricane Irma ravaged the state, flooding major metropolitan areas and knocking out power for nearly 15 million people......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 14th, 2017

Orange groves devastated by Irma

Florida's orange industry was headed for its best harvest in a long time. Then, Hurricane Irma struck......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 14th, 2017

OJ growers are devastated by Irma

For some Florida orange growers, Hurricane Irma did more than destroy crops. It wiped out the best growing season in ten years......»»

Category: topSource: moneySep 14th, 2017

Duke Energy close to repairing all Carolinas power outages from Irma

Almost 390,000 Duke Energy customers in the Carolinas lost power in storms from the remnants of Hurricane Irma, but only about 17,000 still have no power as of Thursday morning. The largest remaining outage affects 3,630 customers in Jackson County, we.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2017