FPL to build 8 new Florida solar energy plants, add 2.5M panels by 2018

Posted on: Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Florida Power & Light Co. is doubling down on solar power, announcing Monday a significant expansion of renewable energy production through next year. FPL, currently the largest generator of solar energy in Florida, will build eight new universal solar power plants by early 2018 – boosting its production with more than 2.5 million solar panels.