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Jacksonville Electric: Gambling with Florida’s energy future

One month after Hurricane Irma flooded the streets of Jacksonville, the board of JEA, Jacksonville’s local electric utility and the largest municipal utility in Florida, voted to slash net metering and limit its customers’ control over their own energy future. Vote Solar’s analysis is that JEA’s new solar and storage rates amount to a bad ...

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Vote Solar & Business Groups Commend Governor Rick Scott for Signing onto Solar

SB 90 - Solar Implementing Bill Signed Today Today, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed solar energy legislation, Senate Bill 90 (SB 90), to increase clean energy, solar production and job creation for Florida. SB 90 enacts Amendment 4, a ballot measure receiving an overwhelming 73 percent voter support during last August 30 primary election. The ...