FCC News Brief – July 15, 2017

Written by Florida Conservation Coalition

Susan Salisbury reports for the Palm Beach Post – “The Sierra Club is objecting to Florida Power & Light’s plans to replace its aging Lauderdale Plant in Dania Beach with an updated, more efficient $888 million natural gas plant. Frank Jackalone, Sierra Club’s Florida Staff director, said…, ‘FPL seems determined to lock Floridians into a reliance on expensive, dirty, climate disrupting fossil fuels. The PSC should not let FPL build out more costly fracked gas infrastructure without presenting a thorough public analysis on why they’d rather keep burning fracked gas than expand low-cost solar and other clean energy sources that

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The FCC is committed to protecting Florida's environment using a three pronged approach:1. Uniting Florida's Conservation Community, Through Collaboration and the Open Exchange of Ideas and Information2. Educating Florida's Citizens and Decision Makers on Environmental Policy Issues3. Training Citizens to be More Effective Advocates

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