Renewable Energy Technologies

Renewable energy is generally defined as energy that comes from resources which are continually replenished such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, waves and geothermal heat. Florida Atlantic University’s Southeast National Marine Renewable Energy Center (SNMREC) is currently collaborating with university and industry partners to research, fabricate and test promising hydro-kinetic…

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Focus on the region’s barrier islands: they host unique destinations & also provide frontline barriers for the mainland

Barrier islands protect the mainland coast of all of the counties in our region and are enormous economic engines. They are home to many people and provide recreation as parks, beaches and resorts. Many of these islands, like much of Miami Beach and the Keys were artificially created. These islands…

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Regional Initiatives

COALITIONS FOR THE FUTURE   Local & Regional Alignment of Planning Working Together on Climate Initiatives   EVERGLADES & WATERWAYS Water is a common feature, resource and concern throughout the seven counties. Our region’s relationship with water presents tremendous advantages and equally large challenges. The Seven50 vision and many of…

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