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3.07.2009

GAINESVILLE'S FEED TARIFF GAINING TRACTION ELSEWHERE?

The Sarasota Herald Tribune reported today that its Economic Development Corporation voted to support the feed tariff concept recently adopted by the Gainesville Utilities, as noted previously here. This provides opportunities for residents producing electricity through solar panels can sell their power back to the grid.

Currently, the Legislature is considering this concept supported by the Florida Farm Bureau and real estate developers from across the state. Once the state gets the interest of developers, can adoption be far behind?

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