Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley claims in a lawsuit that St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger's staff routinely violates a state law aimed at guaranteeing public access to government records. … Click to Continue »
Officials in Florida have issued a dire warning: Don’t feed, take selfies, or touch a monkey roaming wild in the Sunshine State, especially macaques in Silver Springs State Park — doing so could kill you due to a potentially fatal herpes...Show More Summary
While all too commonplace this South Florida bipartisan spin on the tired storyline lends a new wrinkle to the sheets. The post It Takes the Sunshine State to Make a Political Sex Scandal Interesting appeared first on RedState.
A change to a Colorado conflict-of-interest rule limits information elected officials must share with voters. The Denver Post reports Colorado's Sunshine Law requires state lawmakers, statewide elected officials and candidates … Click to Continue »
Apparently surging violent crime, massive tax hikes and insolvent public pensions are bad for attracting new residents...who knew? On the other hand, 364 days of sunshine per year, minimal crime, brand new infrastructure and some ofShow More Summary
Against complaints of their dismantling efficiency programs, a laudable accomplishment for Florida Power and Light Company (FPL) is their recent plans to greatly increase renewable energy generation. It is true that utility scale solar remains lower cost than rooftop solar for generation when both investments are unsubsidized. Show More Summary
Ahead of the approaching “winter hurricane” about to hit most of the U.S. East Coast, Floridians woke up Wednesday morning to something that’s very rare in the Sunshine State.
Ahead of the approaching “winter hurricane” about to hit most of the U.S. East Coast, Floridians woke up Wednesday morning to something that’s very rare in the Sunshine State. Twitter This article originally appeared on HuffPost. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
For traditional investor-owned utilities (IOUs) in Florida, corporate policy remains keyed on maximizing electricity sales and effectively justifying construction of new generation resources that are a high source of profit for stockholders. Show More Summary
How many times have you read a headline and thought: "Only in Florida"? Here are some of the crazy things that Florida Man (and sometimes Florida Woman) has done in the Sunshine State this year alone. One of them is Tony Futch, an Orlando man who tried to park his SUV while drunk. He got into 8 different crashes and hit 17 vehicles in a single lot as he attempted to park.
By Mary Kuhlman, Public News Service - Iowa Just as Iowa's crops require sunshine to grow, clean energy advocates say so does the state's economy. Part of the solar production tax credit for large utility-scaled projects expired last year. Show More Summary
While elected officials have numerous tasks on their agendas the entire career of a politician hinges on one thing: getting noticed. Sprinting for television cameras, blathering at fire alarm levels from the chamber floor, and sparring with news-net pundits on television are all in service to notoriety. Show More Summary
Legend has it that the state of Florida is known for its healing properties with weary travelers rejuvenating themselves on the sandy beaches and bathing in the numerous hot springs. Perhaps a visit to the Sunshine State will be just what the doctor ordered for a Virginia Tech team that comes into...
It was 2am on the 11th of January 2009 when the sea along the coastline of Australia's "Sunshine State" of Queensland receded to such an extent that it exposed a population of water-adapted spiders. The observant researchers who would...Show More Summary
What are the energy efficiency prospects for the public at large in electricity-intensive Florida? Given its poor efficiency position relative to California, wouldn’t it benefit from a big effort? Yes, it would, but..
It was not a great Saturday for the Sunshine State powers. The Orange Bowl Classic double-header, played at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla., was supposed to be a celebration of two Sunshine State powerhouses off to hot starts. No. 19 Florida State entered its Saturday tilt with Oklahoma State as one of the nation’s last remaining unbeaten teams. Show More Summary
Where to warm up this holiday season Sunshine doesn’t discriminate seasonally here in the Centennial State, so Coloradans are often found with tan lines and clothing layers 12 months a year. Now closing in on the New Year and wondering...Show More Summary
There wasn’t much ACC action this week but the weekend promises a double-header in the Sunshine State, an ancient Big East rivalry renewed, and a pair of huge road tests (all ratings are via KenPom and statistics are through the games...Show More Summary
Colt Creek was my 99th Florida State Park. What started as a general interest morphed into a freelance job, then...
The Florida Solar Energy Center is Florida’s independent energy research institute and part of the University of Central Florida. We are a state energy research laboratory and I’d argue that our efforts have been unparalleled in experimentation and measurement of energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies applied to housing in Florida. Show More Summary