Best Management Practice: Energy
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Alternative Energy

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  • Video (Stuart News Channel 5 report on Algae Bio-Fuel Plant in Fellesmere, FL)



Energy Efficiency

Research & Education

  • Renewable Energy Institute of Florida
  • Southeast National Marine Renewable Energy Center (Florida Atlantic University)
  • Applied Research Center (Florida International University)
  • Florida Institute for Sustainable Energy (University of Florida)
  • Florida Energy Systems Consortium (FESC) Florida Universities and local energy experts  collaborate to perform research and develop innovative energy alternatives and improved energy efficiencies for the state
  • Clean Energy Research Center (University of South Florida)
  • Florida Solar Energy Center (University of Central Florida)
  • Energy & Sustainability Center (Florida State University)
  • Energy Efficiency Program Impact Evaluation Guide (The State and Local Energy Efficiency Action Network (SEE Action), a state- and local-led effort facilitated by the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has released this guide on evaluation, measurement, and verification (EM&V). The guide provides an introduction to the key issues, practices, and steps for calculating efficiency program energy savings, avoided emissions, and other non-energy impacts. The primary audiences are state regulators, public and private energy efficiency portfolio administrators, program implementers, and evaluators looking for guidance on planning evaluation efforts, approaches for determining and documenting program impacts, improving the efficacy of energy efficiency portfolios, and comparing demand- and supply-side resources. More…


Planning and Policies


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