Florida Presses to Remove Restrictions on Solar Panel Laws

kim kardashian

The merger and partnership of liberal environmentalists and conservatives was bonded because the two groups needed to re-establish the laws and restrictions regarding the use of solar power in the state of Florida.

The groups joining forces include people from all sides of the spectrum including, business owners, libertarians, and Christian conservatives. A partnership that has started a new campaign that will hopefully place the subject of restrictions and suppression of the solar industry on the 2016 ballot..

Florida has 229 megawatts of potential solar capacity making it the 13 ranked producer of solar energy in the country; while California has 8,544 megawatts, ranking in first place.

Executive Director of the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, Stephen Smith, states, “Florida is the best solar market in the eastern United States, and it’s clearly underperforming.” Smith’s organization promotes renewable clean energy and is clearly upset that Florida’s potential is not meeting current expectations.

In Florida’s current economy, consumers are only allowed to purchase electricity and the solar energy from utilities and the state law has made it illegal for citizen’s to buy such resources from third parties. The group established itself because they felt that those who have the power for this change are simply not applying the needed force. This is why they are pushing for the matter to be on the upcoming ballot, which needs 680,000 signatures in order to be accepted.

Sterling Ivey, a spokesman for Duke Energy Florida, is able to provide electricity in several parts of the state and wishes that he could help and mentions that he wants to “achieve energy policies, incorporating solar, that are fair and beneficial to all of our customers.”

Photo By: AP

 

Have a tip we should know? tips@rhd.news

Uncategorized

Most Read

  1. News
    Pandora Papers Financial Leak Shows Us the Secrets of the World’s Rich and Powerful
    3 years ago
  2. Health
    US Supreme Court Rejects J & J TALC Cancer Case Appeal
    3 years ago
  3. Lifestyle
    9 Habits that Drain your Daily Focus and How to Avoid Them
    3 years ago
  4. BUSINESS
    Women’s Demand for Shapewear – the big Trends
    3 years ago
  5. BUSINESS
    Valentino Launches its Cosmetics Line
    3 years ago
  6. Health
    US Promises to Share 60 million Doses of AstraZeneca Vaccines
    3 years ago
  7. Health
    UK Offers Aid Amid Surging COVID-19 Cases in India
    3 years ago
  8. Sports
    Thousands of fans welcome Charlton funeral cortege at Old Trafford
    5 months ago
  9. News
    Brit left fighting for life after train derails in Argentinia
    5 months ago
  10. BUSINESS
    Dubai faces down airline rivals with $50 bln jet orders
    5 months ago
  11. Sunak
    UK’s Sunak brings back Cameron, sacks Braverman
    5 months ago
  12. Sports
    Man United’s Hojlund, Eriksen withdrawn from Denmark team duty
    5 months ago
  13. Health
    Autumn Sneezing Syndrome is on the rise… here’s what you can do
    5 months ago
  14. Canada
    Canada beat Italy to win Billie Jean King Cup for first time
    5 months ago

Follow @rushhourdaily: