Amendment 1 will be on Florida’s November ballot. Don’t be misled; this is not a pro-solar measure. Instead, it is a deceptive amendment backed by the utilit, which seeks to stifle solar energy and keep Floridians captive power consumers.
On January 5, 2016 the Florida Public Service Commission gave Florida Power and Light (FPL) the initial green light to build a $1.3 billion, 1,633 megawatt natural gas-fired power plant in Okeechobee County.
In January, Lawmakers and the Governor passed a major water policy law. Though the new law is flaunted by state lawmakers as a strong policy that will protect springs and dedicate money for water, there are several weaknesses.