Solar Energy Management Installs the State’s Largest Solar Power System

The 1.5-megawatt solar array will be part of the beverage distributors’ massive new facility under construction just south of the Val-Pak building off Interstate 275 in St. Petersburg. The facility and the array should be ready in February. The bottom line: The economics work, said Ron Petrini, president of Great Bay, Florida’s largest distributor of […]

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LG NeON R modules available in Florida

LG Electronics has launched the NeON R solar panel. First introduced at the Solar Power International 2016 trade show in Las Vegas, the NeON R has enhanced durability, performance under real environment, aesthetic design plus industry leading output efficiency guaranteed over 25 years. SEM Power recently completed the installation of these newest photo-voltaic modules in […]

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Critics say bill to authorize tax breaks is now a vehicle for solar barriers

TALLAHASSEE A bill moving through the Florida House to implement the August ballot initiative by giving tax breaks to businesses that install solar energy panels is under fire for doing what the utility industry could not do in the last election cycle — impose impediments to rooftop solar installation. The bill, HB 1351 by Rep. […]

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