21 Jul '17, 1pm

Thanks to Inspiration From a Teenager, All New Homes in South Miami Must Install Solar

Rooftop solar panels on a beach house in southern Florida. TAI VIINIKKA / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Thanks to Inspiration From a Teenager, All New Homes in South Miami Must Install Solar A new law passed this week in South Miami will require all new homes built in the city to install solar panels. The measure, which was inspired by a proposal from a teenage climate activist , will go into effect in September. The text of the ordinance details the climate impacts facing South Miami. The law makes South Miami one of only a few cities around the country, including San Francisco, to require solar panels on new homes. As reported by Climate Central : "Mayor Philip Stoddard says the city is trying to cut its carbon footprint because the region will be deeply affected by climate change , especially as sea levels rise . 'We're down in South Florida where climate change and sea level rise ar...

Full article: https://www.ecowatch.com/solar-florida-2463025700.html

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