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Energy News In The Know
FPL Offers 50% Discount On FSEC Training
Licensed electrical, plumbing, and solar contractors and their employees offered discount on solar installation training.
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Keep up with the latest energy news, events, and research at FSEC.
FSEC Focus: 'Smart Grid' for Plug-in Vehicles
UCF's FSEC will lead a $9M research effort for the creation of DOT's first transportation center with a focus on electric vehicles.
Photo man's hand writing on clipboardSolar Testing & Certification
We're one of the leading testing and certification labs for solar thermal and PV, take a look.

Mohajeri Wins Research Incentive Award

Dr. Nahid Mohajeri received UCF’s 2012-2013 Research Incentive Award for her exceptional energy research efforts.
Picture of PV panel being held.Solar Electric FAQ
Answers to your questions about solar electric systems, licensing and FSEC’s installer course.

SunSmart E-Shelter School Celebrates

Haines City High School receives 85th
solar system with battery back-up
from federally-funded program.
Photo of calculator with fingers, money and graph.Solar Hot Water Calculator
Find out the savings potential of residential solar hot water systems in Florida.

HERS Index logoRESNET HERS Index
Discover how your home's energy efficiency measures up and what the score means.

Featured Programs
EVTC logo EV Transportation Center
A DOT-funded center focused on plug-in electric vehicles and the transportation network.
Photo of front of new home.Building America Program
Focuses on balancing cost, design, construction, and energy decisions in industrialized homes.
Icon for SunSmart Schools: schoolhouse with PV on topSunSmart E-Shelters
More than 100 emergency shelter schools throughout Florida had 10-kW solar systems installed.
Picture of the Energy Gauge Logo.EnergyGauge
A user-friendly software tool created by FSEC to allow detailed analysis of building energy use.
EnergyWhiz Homepage graphicEnergyWhiz
Connecting schools, teachers, and students with solar energy, using data, activities and curricula.
Regional Test Center's logoRegional Test Centers
Supporting the US DOE SunShot Initiative by helping accelerate photovoltaic commercialization.
EnergyWhiz Homepage graphicCentral Florida
Clean Cities Coalition

Supporting sustainable transportation practices and promoting petroleum reduction.