Florida Power & Light Company says the typical homeowner’s electric bill will drop nearly $4 beginning in January due to lower operating costs.

Florida Municipal Power Agency

The Florida Municipal Power Agency, in partnership with 12 municipal utilities and Origis Energy, is adding 600,000 solar panels for a total of 1.5 million panels by 2023.

Courtesy of Christian McBeth / Via Target

Target has set a goal to have rooftop solar panels on 500 of its stores and other properties by 2020, and that includes in Jacksonville.

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State regulators have approved a plan by Duke Energy Florida to build three solar-power projects in Gilchrist, Highlands and Volusia counties.


The state Supreme Court has rejected a business group’s challenge to a decision that allowed Florida Power & Light to recoup money from customers for a series of solar-energy projects.


In what the company said will be the largest system of its type in the world, Florida Power & Light on Thursday announced plans to build a battery facility in Manatee County that will store solar-generated energy.

Jacksonville Daily Record

Florida is second only to California when it comes to the number of solar industry jobs.

JinkoSolar Holds Opening Ceremony For Factory On Jacksonville's Westside

Feb 26, 2019
Jacksonville Daily Record

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd., which began manufacturing solar panels at its West Jacksonville factory in November, held its opening ceremony Tuesday.


Florida is seeing strong job growth in the solar sector.


Florida Power & Light said Wednesday it plans a major expansion of solar-energy projects during the next decade, as the state’s utilities move forward with generating more renewable energy.

Local Developer Plans 102 Single-Family 'Green' North Jacksonville Homes

Jan 16, 2019
Via Jacksonville Daily Record

The husband-and-wife team behind TerraWise Homes plans to build a community called Bradley Pond with 102 single-family environmentally friendly homes in North Jacksonville.

Extension of FPL Voluntary Solar Program Approved

Dec 12, 2018

Florida Power & Light has received state approval to extend a program in which customers voluntarily pay $9 a month to help add small-scale solar energy projects.

Jacksonville Daily Record

JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. launched pilot production at its Westside solar-panel assembly plant as it prepares to reach full production and hire up to 200 employees.

JEA Plans 7th Solar Farm In North Jacksonville

Oct 29, 2018
JEA Via Jacksonville Daily Record

A solar farm expected to come online this year in North Jacksonville will add 5 megawatts to JEA’s energy portfolio.  

Warren Clark

A co-operative in St. Johns County is hosting open houses Saturday and Sunday to show off the group’s solar powered homes.