Florida Power & Light – Online Home Energy Survey – Win a $10,000 Smart Home Energy Makeover OR 1 of 9 Weekly prize packages
Online Home Energy Survey Sweepstakes
You could win a $10,000 Smart Home Energy Makeover and one of our great weekly prizes!
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. YOU HAVE NOT YET WON.
These Official Rules apply to the Online Home Energy Survey Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) being conducted by Florida Power & Light Company, a Florida corporation (“FPL” or “Sponsor”), and administered by Cohen-Friedberg Associates, LLC (“Administrator”). This Sweepstakes begins on Friday, September 1, 2017 at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) and ends on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. EDT (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes will consist of nine (9) periodic drawings and one (1) grand prize drawing. The clock on FPL’s web site will be the official timekeeper for this Sweepstakes. This Sweepstakes is Void where prohibited by law or regulatory order.
NO PURCHASE, PAYMENT OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS REQUIRED BY YOU TO ENTER, WIN, REGISTER IN THE SWEEPSTAKES OR PARTICIPATE IN THE ONLINE HOME ENERGY SURVEY. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS NOT OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC. DO NOT PROCEED IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU ARE NOT AN ELIGIBLE FPL RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMER WHO RESIDES IN THE STATE OF FLORIDA AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. The Sweepstakes is only open to FPL’s residential customers as of Friday, September 1, 2017, who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry, a legal resident of the United States (excluding Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands), who reside in Florida and who complete the Online Home Energy Survey on www.FPL.com (“you” or “your” or “entrant”) or enter via the alternative means described below. Employees of FPL, its respective subsidiaries, affiliates, Prize (as defined below) suppliers, and advertising and promotion agencies, including Administrator, and their immediate families (spouse, parents, children and siblings and their respective spouses) and individuals living in the same households of such employees are ineligible to receive the Prize.
Eligible FPL customers that visit www.FPL.com/EasyToSave and complete the Online Home Energy Survey during the Sweepstakes Period will automatically be entered into the Sweepstakes.
You may enter without participating in the Online Home Energy Survey. If you are an eligible FPL customer, you may enter by hand printing on a piece of paper: your full name (must be the name of the eligible FPL account holder), address (must be the address at which residential service is provided by FPL for the named account holder), city, state, zip code telephone number and age, inserting the single entry into a standard size (#10) envelope and mailing to: FPL Online Home Energy Survey Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 987, 100 Long Pond Road, Plymouth, MA 02360-987. All mail in entries will be entered in to the relevant weekly Sweepstakes drawing based on the date of arrival at the P.O. Box and will be carried forwards to any remaining drawings (if any remain). All mail in entries received prior to October 31, 2017 will be entered in to the Grand Prize drawing. No responsibility is assumed by Sponsor or the Administrator for lost, late, misdirected, illegible, incomplete, stolen, postage due or mutilated entries or for any computer, online, telephone or technical malfunctions that may occur. Entries will be declared made by the authorized account holder list on the FPL bill submitted at the time of entry.
LIMIT: No matter which form of entry you select, only one (1) survey entry may be made per FPL residential account over the Sweepstakes Period. Once an eligible entry is submitted IT WILL BE CARRIED FORWARD to all remaining drawings (if any remain). LIMIT: One (1) weekly Prize per person or household.
Entry begins at 12:01 a.m. EDT
Entry ends at 11:59 p.m. EDT
Anticipated Drawing date:
Number of prizes to be won
Grand Prize Drawing
1 Grand Prize
Random drawings will be conducted based on the schedule listed above from all eligible entries received prior to the relevant drawing and conducted under the direction the Administrator, an independent organization, whose decisions are final and legally binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Entries will be declared made by the authorized FPL account holder submitted at the time of entry. Potential winning entry may be required to provide FPL with proof that the potential winner is the authorized FPL account holder of the address associated with the potentially winning entry. The odds of winning depend upon the total number of actual eligible entries received.
Available Prizes (“Prize”) & Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”):
Sweepstakes odds are based on the total number of qualified entries received prior to the relevant drawing. Only the Prizes listed below will be awarded in this Sweepstakes:
Weekly Prizes: Each drawing (nine (9) in all) will award the following Prize:
One (1) Ecobee®4 Smart Thermostat. ARV $249
One (1) Philips Hue White 60W Equivalent Soft White (2700K) A19 Connected Home LED Energy Star Light Bulb Starter Kit. ARV $69.97.
One (1) Belkin WeMo Switch (2-Pack). ARV 68.99
Total ARV of each prize package $387.96
Disclaimer: Sponsors make no warranties, and hereby disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, concerning any Prize furnished in connection with the Sweepstakes. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND SPONSORS HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Grand Prize: One Grand Prize winner to be selected on or about 11/1/17:
One (1) Grand Prize: $10,000 Smart Home Energy Makeover. The “Grand Prize” consists of the following Up to $10,000 toward energy efficiency upgrades including the purchase, delivery and/or installation of new ENERGY STAR® approved appliance(s), FPL-approved smart devices, and/or toward the replacement of a central air conditioning system, and/or upgraded ceiling insulation, in each case as meets FPL’s program standards for energy efficiency. Additional rebates and discounts may be available should the winner select a Participating Independent Contractor to purchase new equipment or make repairs. Approximate retail value of up to $10,000.
Appliances and/or equipment must be:
* ENERGY STAR approved appliance(s),
* FPL-approved smart devices such as smart thermostats, lighting, plugs, etc.
* For air conditioning systems: minimum SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Rating) of 15
* For ceiling insulation: Minimum of R-19
Winner shall have the responsibility to select the retail store nearest the winner’s home address to select his or her eligible appliance(s) and or select approved contractor(s). Prior to the release of any prize money, a list of the winner’s potential purchases and/or independent contractor proposals along with all contact information must be supplied and approved by the Administrator. Should the potential Grand Prize winner not use the entire $10,000 allowance, no cash difference will be paid to the winner. In addition, should the Grand Prize winner spend more than the $10,000 allowance, no additional funds will be made available to pay the difference.
Any and all warranties on any eligible appliance(s) (if any) and or contractor services are subject to the respective manufacturers’ or contractor’s terms, and winner agrees to look solely to such manufacturers/contractors for any such warranty. Should the winner have any issue regarding the workmanship and/or the suitability of an appliance or work performed that is eligible for the Prize, the winner must contact that manufacturer, business and/or contractor, the independent contractor or retail store who furnishes or sells the appliance(s) to the winner. FPL IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY OF THIS WORK.
Total ARV of all prizes in this Sweepstakes $13,491.64.
By entering this Sweepstakes, you acknowledge, understand and agree that, if you are the Grand Prize winner, it is your sole responsibility to determine what products or work orders, if any, might be appropriate for your specific situation and location. FPL and the Administrator do not represent, warrant or guarantee that any particular Prize, appliance(s) or work performed by participating independent contractors is appropriate or will provide any particular amount of energy savings to you. FPL has not and will not pre-approve your appliance(s) or determine whether such appliance is eligible for the Grand Prize or the participating independent contractor you select. Rather, it is your sole responsibility to choose, at your sole discretion, the appliance(s) and manufacturer and/or business that you wish to use in order to qualify in accordance with these Official Rules for the Prize. YOU further ACKNOWLEDGE, understand and agree that the MANUFACTURER and/or SELLER of the PRIZES and/OR THE appliance(S) that YOU choose to purchase, install and/or maintain is NEITHER employed by FPL nor an agent of FPL nor under the control or supervision of FPL, but rather is an independent contractor CONTRACTED AND/OR hired by YOU. The decision to select, hire and the management of the MANUFACTURER and/or SELLER that sells the appliance(S) to YOU OR HAS OTHERWISE MANUFACTURED A PRIZE is YOUR sole responsibility. You acknowledge, understand and agree that FPL is neither a party to the agreement with the manufacturer of any Prize and/or business from which you purchased any appliance nor is it involved in the negotiation of the terms of the agreement with such manufacturer and/or business.
YOU FURTHER acknowledge, understand and agree that FPL has not made, does not make and specifically negates and disclaims any representations, warranties, promises, covenants, agreements, or guaranties of any kind of character whatsoever, whether express or implied, oral or written, past, present or future, of, as to, concerning, or with respect to: (1) ANY appliance’s OR PRODUCT’s quality, performance, or suitability of the materials and installation for any and all activities and uses; (2) the compliance of or by ANY appliance OR PRODUCT with any applicable laws; (3) the operation of any appliance OR PRODUCT installed with any Applicable Laws; and (4) the merchantability, marketability, profitability, or fitness for a particular purpose of ANY APPLIANCE OR PRODUCT provided by any third party manufacturer or contractor AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF non-infringement, CUSTOM OR USAGE.
This provision shall survive the expiration of this Sweepstakes.
Grand Prize Award Procedure:
1. The winner of the Grand Prize will be required to submit the following information to the Administrator regarding the appliances and/or other products and services selected by the winner:
(a) Retail store and/or contractor’s name and address;
(b) Retail store and/or contractor’s contact person (including name and phone number); and
(c) Manufacturer and model of eligible appliance(s) (including model numbers) and/or contractor’s proposal details.
The above information shall be mailed to Administrator at the following address:
FPL Online Home Energy Survey Sweepstakes
c/o Cohen-Friedberg Associates, LLC
17 Lantern Road
Framingham, MA 01702
The winner will also receive instructions on how to scan or fax these documents.
This information must be received by the Administrator within in thirty (30) days from the date the winner is notified that he or she has been verified as the Grand Prize winner or the winner forfeits any right winner may have to the Prize. IMPORTANT NOTE: WINNER’s failure to provide written notice to THE ADMINISTRATOR of the above information of the eligible APPLIENCE(S) within such TIME period SET FORTH above shall constitute a waiver of such claim with the winner thereby forfeiting any claim to the prize under this sweepstakes.
2. The Administrator will secure an official invoice from the selected retail store or contractor listing the eligible appliance(s) to be purchased or work to be performed, delivery charges and installation costs.
3. The Administrator will verify that the appliance(s) is ENERGY STAR® Certified and/or that work performed is FPL energy compliant and upon verification will issue a check directly to the retail store or contractor, which will then be responsible for contacting the winner to arrange for delivery of the appliance(s) or contracted services. If the invoice(s) for the eligible appliance(s) or work to be performed, as selected by the winner, is for more than $10,000, the Administrator will issue a check directly to the retail store or contractor in the amount of $10,000 and the winner hereby agrees that he or she will be solely responsible for paying to such retail store or contractor any amount in excess of $10,000.
To receive the name of the Prize winner(s) or Sweepstakes Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: FPL ONLINE HOME ENERGY SURVEY SWEEPSTAKES (Winners List or Rules), P.O. Box 2274, Framingham, MA 01703-2274. Requests must be received no later than December 18, 2017.
Notification of Winners:
Prize winners will be sent his or her Prize notice via email, postal mail or express service, whichever is appropriate, as determined by the Administrator. The Prize will be forfeited if the winner is in non-compliance with these Official Rules or if selected potential winner cannot be contacted, provides incorrect email or mailing address, is ineligible, fails to claim the Prize, or if the Prize notification or Prize is returned as undeliverable. In that event, an alternate winner will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received.
By entering this Sweepstakes, you authorize Sponsor and its contractors to list your name and state on the Winners List, pending eligibility confirmation, should your entry be drawn. By entering this Sweepstakes, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules. The Official Rules are posted at www.FPL.com/EasyToSave. Potential Grand Prize winner will be required to execute and return to the Administrator an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release as required by FPL and a W-9 tax form within ten (10) calendar days after notification is received. If the Prize notification letter is returned as undeliverable or the potential winner fails to respond and execute and return the appropriate forms within the ten (10) calendar day time period, it will result in forfeiture of the Prize and an alternate winner will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received. In the liability release, the winner will agree to release FPL, and its respective parent corporations, officers, directors, employees and stock holders from any injuries, damages or losses of any kind including death that may arise out of the participation in this Sweepstakes or out of the acceptance, use, misuse or possession of the Prize.
All taxes, fees and surcharges on ANY prize won ARE the sole responsibility of the winner. You agree (i) to be bound by all applicable U.S. laws and regulations, as well as these Official Rules and the decision of FPL and Administrator, which are final and legally binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes, (ii) to waive any right to claim ambiguity in these Official Rules, and (iii) to release, indemnify and hold harmless FPL, Administrator and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, representatives, promotion and advertising agencies, including the Administrator, and their respective employees, officers, directors, shareholders and agents (collectively, “Releasees”) from and against any injuries, losses, damages, claims, actions any liability of any kind resulting from or arising from participation in this Sweepstakes or acceptance, possession, use, misuse or nonuse of any Prize that may be awarded. Releasees are not responsible for printing or typographical errors in any Sweepstakes-related materials; for stolen, lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, inaccurate entries, or for transactions that are lost, misdirected, fail to enter into the processing system, or are processed, reported, or transmitted late or incorrectly or are lost for any reason including computer, telephone, paper transfer, human or other error; or for electronic, computer, or telephonic malfunction or error, including any injury or damage to you or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes, or inability to access any web site associated with this Sweepstakes, or process any transaction thereon. If in FPL’s sole opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of this Sweepstakes, or if computer virus, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical difficulties or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Administrator or Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual Administrator or Sponsor believes has tampered with the entry process and/or void any entries Administrator or Sponsor believes to have been submitted fraudulently, to modify or suspend this Sweepstakes, or to terminate this Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the Prize using all non-suspect entries received as of the termination date. Moreover, FPL reserves the right to rescind or change these Official Rules or this Sweepstakes at any time without notice unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law. Any attempt by YOU or any other individual to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, FPL reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Any attempts by an individual to access any web site associated with this Sweepstakes via a bot script or other brute force attack or any other unauthorized means will result in the IP address becoming ineligible. Use of automated entry devices or programs such as by script, macro or any other automated means is prohibited and entries so generated are void. This Sweepstakes is conducted in English (which will be given its everyday ordinary meaning). By entering this Sweepstakes, you hereby agree that (a) any and all disputes shall be resolved in the appropriate state and federal courts in the State of Florida located in West Palm Beach, Florida, exclusively, and subject to the laws of the State of Florida (and should there be a conflict between the laws of the State of Florida and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the State of Florida), (b) you irrevocably waive any objection, which any of them may now or hereafter have to the bringing of any such action or proceeding in such respective jurisdictions, including any objection to the laying of venue based on the grounds of forum non conveniens and any objection based on the grounds of lack of in personam jurisdiction, and (c) IN ANY LITIGATION ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO THIS sweepstakes, you HERETO and HEREBY KNOWINGLY, VOLUNTARILY AND INTENTIONALLY WAIVE THE RIGHT you MAY HAVE TO A TRIAL BY JURY WITH RESPECT TO ANY LITIGATION BASED HEREON, OR ARISING OUT OF, UNDER OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS sweepstakes, OR ANY COURSE OF CONDUCT, COURSE OF DEALING, STATEMENTS (WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN) OR ACTIONS OF EITHER PARTY relating TO THIS sweepstakes. You may not assign, transfer or otherwise delegate any obligation you have under these Official Rules without FPL’s prior written approval, which such approval may be withheld by FPL in its sole discretion. The failure of FPL to enforce, insist upon, or comply with any of the terms, conditions or covenants of these Official Rules or the Sweepstakes, or FPL’s waiver of the same in any instance or instances shall not be construed as a general waiver or relinquishment of any such terms, conditions or covenants, but the same shall be and remain at all times in full force and effect. You acknowledge that you have carefully reviewed these Official Rules, that you have been advised with regard to the subject matter hereof by you legal counsel selected by you if you so choose to seek such counsel, and that these Official Rules and any uncertainty or ambiguity herein and therein shall not be construed against FPL as drafter. Should any provision, portion or application thereof, of these Official Rules be determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or in conflict with any applicable laws, an equitable adjustment to the affected provisions of these Official Rules with a view toward effecting the purpose of these Official Rules and the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions, portions or applications thereof, shall not be impaired.
Sweepstakes sponsored solely by:
Florida Power & Light Company
700 Universe Blvd
Juno Beach, FL 33408
Sweepstakes administration by:
Cohen-Friedberg Associates, LLC
Framingham, MA 01702
©2017 by Florida Power & Light Company. All rights reserved.
The use of any Prize manufacturer, name or trademark in connection with any of the prizes is solely for the purpose of describing such Prize, and is not intended to suggest any sponsorship of the Sweepstakes or affiliation with FPL or the Administrator.
ENERGY STAR® is a registered trademark of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. All rights reserved. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is not a partner, participant or sponsor of this Sweepstakes or promotion and does not endorse this Sweepstakes or FPL.