Florida House Solar Bill Drawing HeatA hotly debated topic in Tallahassee over the past few years has been that of solar energy.
Justices Reject Effort To Block Solar AmendmentFlorida's Supreme Court dismissed legal moves aimed at striking down a solar-energy amendment backed by major utilities.
Political 'Jiu-Jitsu' Lights Up Amendment 1 FightSolar-energy supporters fighting a proposed constitutional amendment on the November ballot expressed outrage Wednesday after a policy director for a Tallahassee-based think tank was caught on tape discussing utility-industry efforts to deceive voters.
Supporters, Opponents Put Light Between Solar Measures Backers and opponents of a solar-energy proposal on the November ballot aren't making any predictions.
Amendment 4 Would Make Solar Cheaper For Property OwnersVoters in sun-soaked Florida will have a chance Tuesday to decide whether to approve an amendment to the state constitution that supporters say is aimed at encouraging the use of solar energy.
Primary Proposal Could Boost Solar EnergyFlorida voters will be asked to extend to commercial and industrial properties a renewable-energy tax break.
'Smart Solar' Group Spends Heavily On AdvertisingA group seeking voter approval in November of a solar-energy ballot initiative shelled out $1.77 million this month for advertising expenses.
Solar Plane Soars During Around-The-World JourneyIt's now California or bust for a solar-powered plane on an around-the-world journey as it reached the point of no return over the Pacific Ocean after departing from Hawaii.
Solar Backers Go To Court In Petition DisputeAfter acknowledging this month that the initiative might not make the 2016 ballot, backers of a proposed solar-energy constitutional amendment have filed a federal lawsuit against a petition-gathering firm, court documents show.
Florida Lawmakers Push 'Cut And Dry' Energy PlanLawmakers are trying to keep two competing solar-energy initiatives from causing voter confusion on the 2016 ballot.
Utilities Pour Money Into Solar InitiativeThe state's four major electric utilities have spent almost $1.9 million since July in a battle of competing solar-energy ballot initiatives, according to campaign-finance records.
Supreme Court Gives Green Light To Solar Energy InitiativeThe Florida Supreme Court has approved a ballot initiative seeking to expand the use of solar energy.