November 21, 2008
Gainesville is taking a step that will help establish our city as a leader in the nation in making solar power affordable for local businesses and homeowners. Solar power is by far the best renewable power option available in Florida, and we are thrilled to see this exciting development from our local power company! We will lead the way into the future, and developing our green economy is the solution to our current economic and environmental crises.
The commission will have to vote at least two more times on the plan. Published November 21, 2008 http://www.gainesville.com/article/20081121/NEWS/811211012
All the elements are in place. This is a university city; creativity is our stock in trade. This is the Sunshine State, and Gov. Charlie Crist has challenged Florida to “go green.” The people who live here expect their city to be on the cutting edge… Published November 18, 2008 http://www.gainesville.com/article/20081118/OPINION01/811181000
But some experts urge GRU to keep its current rebate program. Published November 11, 2008 http://www.gainesville.com/article/20081111/NEWS/811111001
The utility proposes to buy its customers’ energy at above-market rates. Published October 13, 2008 http://www.gainesville.com/article/20081013/NEWS/810140283