Florida is called the Sunshine State for a reason, and what better place to pave the way for the future of solar energy?  Every day conversations regarding the technology are occurring in the state legislature, courts, regulatory agencies, and communities around the state. Imagine parts of Walt Disney World being powered by PV panels, or bars in Miami using the state’s abundant sunshine to power weekend parties. It’s something to think about the next time you’re curled up under an orange tree listening to “Floridays” by Jimmy Buffett.

Solar Energy News

Current and Recent Initiatives
  • Florida Solar’s Complex History Explained
    In April 2018, Florida scored what’s being called a “game-changing” victory in the solar energy space. The Florida Public Service Commission voted to allow SunRun to sell its home solar lease product in the state. The vote allows energy consumers to make an even wider variety of choices when choosing energy providers. Toni Perfetti, who led a ballot initiative to expand solar choice several years ago says it’s a, “game changing moment for energy options for its consumers.
  • Solar Powered Homes in Florida Are Worth More
    According to Solar Energy Rocks, installing solar panels on your roof could increase its value up to 20 times your annual energy bill. Even better, the state has been willing to exempt that value from additional property taxes. Is solar the right choice? It’s up to you, the consumer!