Solar Power

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Solar Initiative Moving Toward Court Review

Backers of a ballot initiative aimed at boosting the use of solar energy are moving closer to getting a Florida Supreme Court review of the proposal.


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Group Pushing For Lighter Treatment Of Solar Power

A coalition of groups Wednesday will hold a news conference to launch a proposed ballot initiative aimed at boosting the use of solar power in Florida.


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Electric-Car Drivers Trading Gas For Solar Power

Owners of electric vehicles have already gone gas-free. Now, a growing number are powering their cars with sunlight.


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Small Keys Island Goes Green

Visitors and tourists may notice a small change on Pigeon Key. The tiny island and historic education facility has gone green, Keys officials dumped the island’s electrical system and converted to solar-powered energy on Friday.



IKEA In Sunrise Powered By Sunshine

Sunshine to power a store in Sunrise…it makes sense, right? A 4,368-panel, solar energy system is now being used by IKEA to power its Sunrise store.


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Making Solar Power Work For Your Miami Home

South Florida, with its nearly year-round sun, is the perfect location for clean, quiet, renewable solar energy.


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Solar Rebates Finally Being Distributed

Floridians who decided to take advantage of the sun by purchasing solar energy systems are finally getting some of their rebate from the state.


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FPL Offering Incentives For Going “Solar”

South Floridians who want to harness the power of the sun to heat their water or power in their home or business may be able to get cash back from Florida Power and Light.



Coral Springs Fire’s Solar Solution

Spread across the roof of a new Coral Springs fire station are rows and rows of solar panels.


A 102-foot solar powered boat arrived in Miami Nov. 27

Solar Powered Boat Arrives In Miami

A shiny white boat glided into Miami Saturday powered by one of Florida’s most famous resources – the sun. The Turanor PlanetSolar, the largest solar-powered boat ever built, arrived from Monaco where it began a journey to circumnavigate the world.