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.
Solar-Energy Initiatives Hope To Brighten Florida's FutureFlorida utilities lend their support behind a political committee pushing solar-energy for 2016.
Another Proposal Heats Up Solar Energy Ballot FightA new "pro solar-energy" coalition will push for its own ballot initiative as a way to counter a separate group's proposed constitutional amendment to expand the use of solar energy in Florida.
Duke Energy Buys Stake In Proposed Pipeline In FloridaElectric Utility giant Duke Energy bought ownership in the proposed Sabal Trail natural gas pipeline that will run through Florida.
Legislature Considers Bill To Tighten Utility RegulationSeveral proposed bills, limiting the panel that sets electric rates in Florida, are heading towards passage in the Legislature.
Unusual Coalition Seeks Ballot Measure To Expand Solar PowerAn unusual coalition announced Wednesday they are joining a petition drive meant to expand the use of solar energy in Florida.
Stark Differences In Florida Attorney General RaceFlorida's two main attorneys general candidates seem to have very little in common whether it's on the positions on same-sex marriage ban to regulating utilities to their style.
Scott To Pump Millions Into His Own RaceWith the race for Florida governor a dead heat, Rick Scott is preparing to spend millions of his own money to help finance his campaign through the home stretch.
Amid "Fangate" Gubernatorial Debate Continued As the audience waited for the gubernatorial debate to begin, former Florida Governor Charlie Crist walked on stage without his opponent Florida Governor Rick Scott.
Power Companies Ask To Scale Back Energy Efficiency Goals Florida's biggest electric providers are asking state regulators this week to let them scale back energy-efficiency programs --- such as rebates for installing solar panels and power-saving appliances --- that they say have become expensive and benefit few customers.