FPL announces groundbreaking ’30-by-30′ plan to install more than 30 million solar panels by 2030, make Florida a world leader in solar energy
— FPL is leveraging its leadership position in clean energy to become America’s largest producer of solar energy among electric companies and further advance affordable, clean and reliable energy for all Floridians
— Laid end-to-end, 30 million solar panels would wrap around the Earth one and a half times; FPL’s plan will make Florida a world leader in solar energy production
— The company’s vision will deploy cutting-edge technologies that by 2030 will generate energy that is 67 percent cleaner than the U.S. electric company average
Jan 16, 2019
JUNO BEACH, Fla., Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Florida Power & Light Company (FPL), already a leader in solar energy, today announced a groundbreaking “30-by-30” plan to install more than 30 million solar panels by 2030 and make the state of Florida a world leader in the production of solar energy.
FPL has secured solar sites throughout the state, which will enable the company to continue to cost-effectively build solar energy centers across Florida. This bold plan will capture economies of scale and promote the construction of efficient and cost-effective solar generation. The end result will be the largest installation of solar panels.