May 13, 2021
Florida Business News

DeSantis issues state of emergency as gas hoarding hits amid pipe shutdown

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency as demand for gasoline surged in some areas of Florida and across the U.S. after a ransomware attack on the Colonial Pipeline, which carries fuel to the nation’s East Coast.

Florida Power & Light debuts new technology ahead of hurricane season

Florida Power & Light Co. hopes a new drone and robotic dog will help to access damage to power lines following storms and reduce the impact to its energy grid.

This egg-cooking entrepreneur sees downtown Tampa waking up from the pandemic

From his breakfast cart at the city’s center, (very) small business owner Dylan Frechette watched a tumultuous 2020 play out in a strangely quiet downtown.

With plans to hire 200, a former PayPal CEO launches new digital bank in Miami

Two hundred new tech jobs could be coming to Miami in the next two years, thanks to the latest venture from a former CEO of PayPal.

JAX LNG tripling liquefaction capacity at Dames Point facility

Owners of JAX LNG LLC say the company will triple liquefaction and double liquid storage capacity by 2022 at the liquid natural gas facility along the St. Johns River.

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They're not cicadas. Just Florida's giant grasshoppers.
They're not cicadas. Just Florida's giant grasshoppers.

Florida’s annual swarm of Eastern Lubber grasshoppers have emerged and these little black eating machines are slowly growing into giant, colorful adults.

 

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