Florida utility regulators gave approval Thursday for the state’s largest power company to further invest ratepayer money in natural-gas production.
Researchers have found that methane emissions from local natural gas distribution systems across the U.S. have decreased in the past 20 years.
Florida’s largest power company can now get in the natural-gas production business with its customers’ money.
A pair of Florida senators want the state to just say no to fracking.
Florida Power and Light wants to get into the natural gas fracking business and wants its customers to pick up the $750 million a year tab.
In April, an explosion at a Florida jail killed two inmates and injured 200 more. However, a grand jury looking into the deadly case said there isn’t enough evidence to bring criminal charges.
New evidence regarding an explosion at a Pensacola jail will be presented to a grand jury, and it might blow the case wide open.
South Florida will soon be a bit more energy friendly as plans to open a natural gas vehicle fueling station move forward.
New regulations for fuel economy will save families up to $7,400 over the life of a vehicle, according to the Obama administration.
Because fuel costs are expected to go down in 2013, so consumers should not see higher bills. However, outside factors could push fuel prices up, meaning the new rates would impact wallets.