13
NOV
2017

Tampa Electric Plans Large Solar Power Expansion

TAMPA, FL — Regulators have approved a plan to allow Tampa Electric to expand its solar power generation to carry nearly seven percent of...
27
OCT
2017

Sarasota County uses plan to help homeowners finance solar panels, hurricane shutters

Sarasota County is enacting a state authorized program that will enable property owners to pay for...
27
OCT
2017

Electric utility in Florida lobbies against solar for regular people, but uses it for its own portfolio

A recent press release by FPL (formerly Florida Power and Light) talks highly of on-going solar construction. FPL...
20
OCT
2017

JEA shakes up solar policies

JEA unanimously approved Tuesday policies to increase the authority’s reliance on solar energy, to cut an incentive for homeowners to install solar panels...
16
OCT
2017

JEA eyes major solar expansion amid thorny debate

JEA is set to unveil a sweeping solar-power program Tuesday that would dramatically increase the utility’s investment in solar panels and...
12
OCT
2017

The USDA REAP grant will be ending

We were just informed this morning there will not be a Published Register for the fiscal year 2018. The deadline for submission of applications will be October...
10
APR
2017

Hoysradt: Keep solar jobs growing in Florida

Across the U.S. we are seeing solar job growth outpace the overall economy. For many years, Florida’s solar industry has lagged the rapid growth in...
22
MAR
2017

Critics: Bill to implement solar tax breaks has become a vehicle for solar barriers

A bill moving through the Florida House to implement the August ballot initiative by giving tax breaks to businesses...
13
FEB
2017

Pensacola retailer sets bar for solar energy in area

Although Gulf Coast Office Products specializes in selling office supplies, furniture, printing products and janitorial equipment, its...
09
FEB
2017

Jimmy Carter leases his land to solar power much of Plains

Plains — For anyone looking for a sign from above, this one was awfully hard to miss. For much of Wednesday morning, fog and even some...