A Georgia community is grappling with how to welcome solar power while still preserving its bucolic character.
Three universities collaborated on the Georgia Model Solar Ordinance, which addresses land-use questions for solar projects.
Environmental groups say the rush to let states regulate coal ash has lacked transparency or public input.
Millions of dollars in new funding for electric vehicle infrastructure could soon be available in Florida, where lawmakers and regulators have a full slate of transportation-related legislation, dockets and decisions to make.
Sixty-year-old Philip Stoddard, the mayor of South Miami and a full-time biology professor at Florida International University, spoke with Southeast Energy News about how and why he became a mayor, how he marshals science to pass successful legislation supporting renewable and green energy, and what he sees for the future of climate-vulnerable cities like South Miami.