12 Nov, 2018

Babcock Ranch Featured on PBS NewsHour as Part of Ongoing Climate Change Series

Hari Sreenivasan of PBS NewsHour recently did a profile on Babcock Ranch as a part of an ongoing series “Peril and Promise: The Challenge of Climate Change.”

In an attempt to “do it the right way,” developer Syd Kitson is building Babcock Ranch, an 18,000-acre planned community just north of Ft. Meyers, with hope that it can operate almost entirely on solar power. 

Learn more and watch the full segment here: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/can-an-entire-town-run-on-solar

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11 Jan, 2019 / BY Babcock Ranch

Food Truck Fridays Debut at Babcock Ranch

At Babcock Ranch, the “F” in TGIF stands for Fridays, food trucks and fun. The world’s first solar-powered town located just northeast of Fort Myers on Babcock Ranch Road/State Road 31 is introducing monthly Food…

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28 Dec, 2018 / BY Babcock Ranch

Babcock Ranch Surpasses 250-Homes Sold Milestone

BABCOCK RANCH, Fla. (Dec. 27, 2018) – Babcock Ranch – the world’s first solar-powered town located just northeast of Fort Myers on Babcock Ranch Road/State Road 31 – has surpassed the 250-home sold milestone, with…

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27 Dec, 2018 / BY Babcock Ranch

Babcock Ranch Kicks Off the Season with Holiday Celebration

More than 4,000 guests celebrated the start of the season at Babcock Ranch’s second annual holiday event, emceed by NBC-2 News Today’s Rachel Pierce. After making a grand entrance on a sleigh pulled by the…

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29 Nov, 2018 / BY Babcock Ranch

Babcock Ranch Celebrates Grand Opening of Jack Peeples Park with Jingle Bell 5K

Babcock Ranch, Southwest Florida’s unique eco-centric, solar-powered town just northeast of Fort Myers on Babcock Ranch Road/State Road 31, is celebrating the grand opening of Jack Peeples Park with the second annual Jingle Bell 5K…

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20 Nov, 2018 / BY Babcock Ranch

Holiday Event Kicks Off the Season at Babcock Ranch

Come celebrate the start of the season at Babcock Ranch’s second annual Holiday Event Saturday, Dec. 1, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Southwest Florida’s unique eco-centric, solar-powered town just northeast of Fort Myers on…

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