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Driving Clean Transportation Forward in Florida: Funding Opportunity and RFIs for VW Settlement Funds

On October 8, 2019, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) released its Final Beneficiary Mitigation Plan, outlining how at Florida’s $166 million portion in Volkswagen Dieselgate funds will be spent. Similar…

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Florida: One Step Closer to Becoming Solar Energy Leader

A settlement agreement filed at the Florida Public Service Commission on the SolarTogether community solar program will, if approved, allow all FPL customers - including low-income - to participate in the largest community…

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Driving on Sunshine Across the Sunshine State for National Drive Electric Week

SACE staff attended four different National Drive Electric Week events around Florida to encourage interested people to take a spin in an electric car!

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The fate of efficiency programs for over 6 million Florida families hangs in the balance

Florida is set to establish energy efficiency goals for he state’s biggest power companies. This is a once in a five-year opportunity to reset and improve Florida's embarrassingly low energy efficiency performance…

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Greening Fleets with the Florida Sustainability Directors' Network

The city of Coral Gables Sustainability Director Matt Anderson coordinated a webinar to discuss and share best practices and resources on “Green Fleets” through the Florida Sustainability Directors' Network.

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All Aboard: Broward County Sets Goal to Transition to All Electric Buses

When it comes to a clean energy future, you can talk about it, or you can take action. Broward County, Florida is taking action - it recently set an ambitious goal to…

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Join us as we #ElectrifyTheSouth during National Drive Electric Week!

National Drive Electric Week is coming up. Join us across the Southeast from September 14-22 as we travel around offering test drives and rides in a variety of electric vehicles!

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Florida Efficiency Hearing Recap - Time to Evolve on Setting Goals

The hearing established that Florida is the only state that uses archaic methodologies in setting energy efficiency goals. No wonder we are almost at the bottom of state rankings on capturing energy…

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Congressman Crist and local elected officials take a spin in an EV at Driving on Sunshine electric vehicle roadshow event

This blog was written by Kelsey Grentzer, former Florida Communications Coordinator at the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy. The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, in partnership with the City of St. Petersburg,…

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Florida must go all-in on electric buses! DEP releases fuzzy draft plan for Volkswagen Settlement

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) just released a Draft Beneficiary Mitigation Plan for the Volkswagen Settlement funds that aims to reduce emissions of NOx, particulate matter, and hazardous air pollutants.…