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Miami-Dade’s First Solar Power Plant Will Be Ready Early Next Year

Oct 22, 2018 No Comments by

Part of a strategy to make Miami-Dade a “more resilient community”, FPL and the County just gave a behind-the-scenes construction tour of the new solar energy center taking up 465 acres of land in West Kendall. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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Higher Water Fees Pass Miami-Dade’s Final Budget Approval, But Not At The Rate Originally Proposed

Sep 24, 2018 No Comments by

Miami-Dade has some of the lowest water rates in the country, and the proposed higher fees in 2019 would still leave its Water and Sewer Department short-staffed, according to the budget. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FO MORE

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SLS Hotel South Beach To Pay $2.5M In Discrimination Lawsuit Settlement

Aug 27, 2018 No Comments

The EEOC accused the hotel of violating the Civil Rights Act of 1964 when Haitian dishwashers were subjected to a hostile work environment and eventually fired because of their race. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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First Solar Joins Carbon Tax Campaign

Jul 23, 2018 No Comments

Americans for Carbon Dividends (ACD), a bipartisan carbon tax advocacy group led by two former senators has gained two powerful partners in their fight: First Solar and Exelon Corp. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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