TikTokers Expose Horrors of Florida’s Choice to Dump Toxic Wastewater into Tampa Bay

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2021 13:38:53 +0000

I’m an avid user of TikTok and often find interesting things, funny things, and sometimes even topics to write about for CleanTechnica there. This past week I found a few videos from folks in Tampa Bay on my For You Page (FYP), which is the app’s version of a home feed area where the algorithm […]

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Pathfinder Satellite Paves Way for Constellation of Tropical-Storm Observers

Credit to Author: NASA| Date: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 23:41:15 +0000

By Kylie Foy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Lincoln Laboratory The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season was one of the most brutal on record, producing an unprecedented 30 named storms. What’s more, a record-tying 10 of those storms were characterized as rapidly intensifying — some throttling up by 100 miles per hour in under two days. To […]

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Rental Efficiency Standards: A Win for Equity & Climate

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Sun, 30 May 2021 10:00:41 +0000

Originally published on RMI.org. By Jake Glassman & Sneha Ayyagari COVID-19 and the resulting economic downturn have turned the existing housing crisis from bad to worse. Renters in more than 8 million homes are behind on payments, and as they struggle to make ends meet, utility bills further burden tenants. Compounding this problem is a lack […]

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Tiger Woods seen without walking boot in Florida girl’s Instagram post

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 26 May 2021 00:38:02 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Tiger Woods popped up on Instagram on Monday as a Florida girl who is fighting cancer posted a photo of herself with the golf superstar after meeting him at a soccer park. Woods, who suffered severe leg injuries in a one-car crash in California in February, was on crutches with a […]

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Congress’s Chance to Protect Our Coasts

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Thu, 13 May 2021 23:43:50 +0000

Courtesy of NRDC. By Valerie Cleland, Lauren Kubiak Congress holds hearings this week on offshore drilling in both the House and the Senate. Offshore oil and gas leasing poses a threat to our coastal economies and the health of our ocean. Citizens, local communities, and elected officials from both parties recognize this danger and have been vocal in their […]

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3 hurt in Florida mall shooting

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Sun, 09 May 2021 01:12:33 +0000

MIAMI: A shooting at a South Florida shopping mall that was sparked by a fight between two groups of people sent panicked shoppers fleeing and left three persons injured Saturday afternoon, police and witnesses said. Live aerial television news footage showed people scattering outside the Aventura Mall after the initial reports of gunfire. Law enforcement […]

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Improving Solar Permitting — New Solution Makes It Quicker, Easier, & Much Cheaper

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 21:00:05 +0000

Accela has been working with the National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL), Tesla, and others to launch SolarAPP+. This is going to streamline solar permitting across the US like a Plaid Tesla streamlines getting from 0 mph to the speed limit.

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Solar Energy in the Sunshine State: FPL Leads the Way

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 14:10:12 +0000

The post Solar Energy in the Sunshine State: FPL Leads the Way appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Florida is known as “The Sunshine State,” so it’s no surprise that solar energy is growing rampantly across the state. Among the utilities adding solar resources to their energy mixes is Florida Power and Light Co. (FPL). FPL claims to be the largest energy company in the U.S. as measured by retail electricity produced and […]

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