Advanced Energy Economy (AEE), a trade group representing purveyors of energy efficiency products and services, issued a report that asserts “advanced” energy industries currently account for an estimated $6.2 billion of annual revenue in Florida. View press release.
“Our Orlando renewable biogas facility demonstrates that we can convert tons of organic wastes that would otherwise be dumped into landfills into thousands of hours of clean energy for our communities,” said Kathleen Ligocki, CEO, Harvest Power. “This marquee project proves to municipal waste managers that they can recycle their organic wastes, transform them into valuable clean power and stabilize long term costs for their rate payers while creating new economy jobs for Floridians.”
- Advanced Energy in Florida: Industry Size, Trends, and Companies – available for download here.
- Fierce Energy, “Florida could become advanced energy leader,” by Barbara Vergetis Lundin
- The Energy Fix, “Clean Energy Outpaces Agricultural Exports in Florida,” by Jim Pierobon
- Florida Trend, “Florida’s advanced energy market is $6.2B in revenue in 2014 – surpassing agricultural exports.“