27
JUL
2020

County claims a silver solar designation

Sarasota County’s efforts to encourage the growth of solar energy use have earned it a “Silver” designation from the national SolSmart program....
27
JUL
2020

Air Cleared So Much During COVID-19 Shutdown, It Actually Increased Solar Power Output

As the Covid-19 shutdowns and stay-at-home orders brought much of the world’s travel and commerce to a...
22
JUL
2020

Florida utility pens solar-plus-storage PPA on its way to renewables goal

Floridian utility Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) has penned a power purchase agreement with developer Origis...
22
JUL
2020

McDonald’s opens solar-powered restaurant at Disney World

McDonald’s newly renovated restaurant at Disney World is reportedly net zero energy. In an announcement on Friday, McDonald’s said...
15
JUL
2019

[opinion] How the power companies killed solar energy in the Sunshine State | Daniel Ruth

By Daniel Ruth Published July 12 This is always the risk when you try to build a better mousetrap....
14
FEB
2019

What Happened When I Bought a House With Solar Panels

On a rare rainy day early last year, my husband, Alex, and I toured what, with any luck, would become the most exciting and daunting purchase of our...
30
APR
2018

Farms finding advantages in going solar

Turner Farms outside of Modesto installed a 25-kilowatt solar system. With incentives, rebates and provision of electricity, the Turners expect the...
05
MAR
2018

FPL to build four more solar plants by 2019, one to be in Miami-Dade

Florida Power & Light Co. on Friday announced the locations of four more solar plants, including one in Miami-Dade County, the first to...
05
MAR
2018

FPL powers up four new solar plants

Florida Power & Light Co.’s four newest solar plants began providing power Thursday, bringing the total number of FPL solar plants in operation across...
05
FEB
2018

Potential TECO solar plant has small Polk County town protesting

In the small town of Chicora just south of Mulberry, residents have put signs in their yards against their potential new...
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