If you are living in the Sunshine State, you might as well take full advantage of the sun.
Solar energy is the cleanest, most environmentally-friendly source of power available. Florida homes equipped with solar systems have been known to get as much as half their energy from the sun, for free. On sunny afternoons, a solar-equipped house can actually have its electric utility meter run backwards, as it supplies power to the electric company instead of consuming it. Read the rest of this entry