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Top 10 Conservation Moments of 2017

Despite what was a tumultuous year for the environment and our nation, Florida was not without its share of hopeful and inspiring conservation stories. From fracking, to the Everglades, to our cherished native wildlife, there is good news from all around the state. If you have a positive story to

TAKE ACTION: Protect Solar in Jacksonville

Last month, the Jacksonville Electric Authority overwhelmingly approved a policy that will severely cripple the solar market in northeast Florida. Falsely publicized as a pro-solar move, this new policy almost completely eliminates a JEA customers’ incentive to install solar panels. Before this change, solar users would send their extra electricity

VICE News: Florida voters may be tricked into derailing solar energy

The deceptiveness of the utility-backed Amendment 1 in Florida is garnering national attention this week. Vice News published an expansive article on the notorious ballot question – and in typical Vice style – they aren’t pulling any punches with the real intentions behind the Amendment’s shiny coating: Floridians who think they’re