Gallery: Land Values Increase 580% When Old Florida Phosphate Ore Trans...


Imperium Energy LLC, an energy development firm, has offered the owners of a decommissioned phosphate ore mine in Florida 580% of the original price of their land in order to develop a renewable energy park on the site. After the old mining land was purchased by a group of people in the mid 2000’s as an investment, the group tried unsuccessfully to resell the land as a building site for new homes. It seems they’ve hit the jackpot and could help this land, once devastated by society’s need for phosphate ore, become a beacon for the renewable energy future.

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