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NASA Kennedy Space Center Solar Energy Generation

Dignitaries break ground for the Space Coast Next Generation Solar Energy Center which is a collaborative effort of Florida Power & Light and NASA. The facility will generate ten mega-watts of power and will be built on NASA's land at the Space Center. ...
... "The Space Coast Next Generation Solar Energy Center will be located on NASA property at Kennedy Space Center and, when completed, will produce an estimated 10 megawatts of clean, emissions-free power for FPL customers, which is enough energy to serve roughly 1,100 homes. FPL is also building a separate solar facility of approximately one megawatt that will provide clean power directly to Kennedy Space Center, helping NASA meet its renewable energy goals. " ...
Via Florida Power and Light: New solar array at Kennedy Space Center

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Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) is the largest electric utility in Florida and one of the largest rate-regulated utilities in the United States. FPL serves 4.5 million customer accounts in Florida and is a leading employer in the state with nearly 11,000 employees. The company consistently outperforms national averages for service reliability while customer bills are well below the national average. A clean energy leader, FPL has one of the lowest emissions profiles and the No. 1 energy efficiency program among utilities nationwide. FPL is a subsidiary of Juno Beach, Fla.-based FPL Group.

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