Fried announces energy and climate change proposals during summit

U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor speaks during a press conference Oct. 3 at the 2019 Florida Energy and Climate Summit in Tampa, Florida. Surrounding her, from left: U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, State Rep. Margaret Good and Nikki Fried, agriculture commissioner.

Nikki Fried, Florida’s commissioner of agriculture, announced Oct. 3 her 2020 legislative package to address energy efficiency, resiliency, climate change and more during the 2019 Florida Energy and Climate Summit in Tampa, Florida. U.S. Reps. Kathy Castor and Charlie Crist and State Rep. Margaret Good joined Fried during the press conference at the event, which was hosted by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Read about her proposals in the department’s news release here.