MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami’s Bayfront Park is getting an environmentally friendly makeover.

Florida Power & Light is installing more than 500 solar panels to harness power for events.

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The panels are expected to generate more power than is typically needed for the average concert.

FPL says the panels will generate 250 kilowatts of clean energy. (Source: FPL)

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The installation will also double as a research hub to test a new kind of solar technology that can produce energy on both sides of the panel.

As part of the project, there will be a canopy structure and solar trees planted throughout the park.

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FPL partnered with Bayfront Trust Management and the city of Miami to bring more solar power to the community.