One of the world's biggest photovoltaic projects is planned for southwest Florida. Florida Power & Light will spend $350 million to build a 75-megawatt photovoltaic solar plant at a planned city, Babcock Ranch, near Fort Myers, the company announced Thursday.
Construction could begin late this year, subject to state regulatory approvals.
Eric Silagy, the ultility's chief development officer, said at a press conference that the company's photovoltaic project is larger than any previously announced.
"We are extremely excited to be building one of the world's largest solar photovoltaic projects, once the state legislative and regulatory … Read more