Articles in Category: 'Florida Energy Summit'

By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 15, 2013 3:55 AM

Two key words are missing from most stories about Adam Putnam's welcome address at the Florida Energy Summit Monday : "free" and "market."

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By: Michael Dobson | Posted: August 18, 2012 8:00 PM

In the Sunshine State, where we lag behind most other states in renewable energy industry job creation, we still do not have a Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard (RPS) policy like the 30-plus states creating new jobs. 

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By: Adam Putnam | Posted: August 16, 2012 3:55 AM
Over the last century, the landscape of the energy industry has changed dramatically.

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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 27, 2011 3:55 AM

Florida's renewable energy bright lights -- feeling frisky Wednesday during the first day of the Florida Energy Summit -- took turns describing feats of new-energy derring-do just over the next horizon.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: July 12, 2010 4:05 AM
After business executives, deal-makers, politicians and academics had their say at the Florida Energy Summit last week, rank-and-file Floridians spoke out. Many weren't impressed.
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: July 9, 2010 4:05 AM

While BP's oil gusher is an unmitigated disaster for the Gulf of Mexico, a Clean Energy Summit in Orlando warned Thursday that Florida has a power crisis in the making.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: July 7, 2010 8:10 PM

Organizers of a Florida Energy Summit convening in Orlando on Thursday say they aim to "educate policymakers and citizens on the urgency of clean energy."

One key target audience is the Florida Legislature, which summiteers hope will finally enact a renewable-energy bill.

Those hopes were energized when Senate President-designate Mike Haridopolis agreed to moderate a series of panel discussions at the daylong forum.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: June 17, 2010 8:15 PM

Hoping to push lawmakers into a cleaner, renewable future, a new business group announced Thursday that it will convene a Florida Energy Summit July 8 in Orlando.

Citizens for Clean Energy -- a coalition of businesses, educational institutions and community groups -- will host the conference at the Orlando World Center Marriott. State Senate President-designate Mike Haridopolos will moderate discussions on clean energy and future energy policy.

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