Power Play

Floodlight, NPR, the Orlando Sentinel and other media partners revealed how utilities paid a consulting group that infiltrated local news media, attacked clean energy foes and intimidated public officials. The two stories with NPR were finalists for the 2023 Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting, were first place in the disinformation category at the 2023 Los Angeles Press Club / Southern California Journalism Awards, and won the 2024 Phillip D. Reed Environmental Writing Award.