14
FEB
2019

Tampa Electric hits halfway point in solar expansion

Tampa Electric Co. is halfway through its 600-megawatt solar project, the utility said Thursday. Three more solar plants — two in...
14
FEB
2019

Bill ‘effectively killing the solar industry in Kentucky’ zips through Senate

FRANKFORT — Over the protests of Kentucky’s fledgling solar industry and the state’s leading environmentalist, the...
14
FEB
2019

FPL plans Palm Bay Solar Energy Center across 485 acres of former citrus groves

Florida Power & Light has proposed building a 485-acre solar panel array in rural southeast Palm Bay,...
14
FEB
2019

TECO solar farm occupies reclaimed phosphate land in Bartow

BARTOW — The vast expanse on the east side of Bartow once represented an extractive industry of the early 20th century: phosphate...
14
FEB
2019

FPL Inaugurates Solar Plant In West Kendall

lorida Power & Light has finished installing nearly 300,000 solar panels at the new Miami-Dade Solar Energy Center in West Kendall. The utility...
07
FEB
2019

SolSmart program helps turn around solar permits in one day

In an industry always looking for the cheapest install price, solar has a long way to go to bring down soft costs. Local governments...
07
FEB
2019

City of Orlando Leads By Example Through Sustainable Investments

By: Buddy Dyer, Mayor, of the City of Orlando Orlando has long been known as a hub for entrepreneurship and innovation. Over the last...
25
JAN
2019

Duke Energy-FAMU proposal could turn 800 Hernando County acres to solar farm

BROOKSVILLE — It used to be that cattle lived on the 3,800 acres of agricultural research land spread across northern...
25
JAN
2019

Shop for electricity? Florida voters could decide in 2020.

TALLAHASSEE A petition for a ballot measure that could potentially reinvent Florida’s electric utility industry is headed to the Florida Supreme...
25
JAN
2019

EIA: Wind and solar will be fastest growing sources of electricity in 2019 and 2020

The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Energy Information Administration (EIA) is projecting that wind and solar power will be...