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SOLAR: With Floridians about to vote on a solar amendment, reporter Christopher Guinn looks at the price structure for residential solar power in Lakeland. While proponents and detractors disagree about the benefits of demand-based pricing, both sides agree the plan demands that consumers carefully monitor their consumption.

VOTING: Nearly 7,000 Polk residents cast ballots at nine polling places as early voting began Monday. Another 38,109 have voted by mail. (Early voting info, locations)