FAU Celebrates Milestone to Establish the World’s First Offshore Test Site to Capture Ocean Current Energy

FAU Celebrates Milestone to Establish the World’s First Offshore Test Site to Capture Ocean Current Energy

FAU Celebrates Milestone to Establish the World’s First Offshore Test Site to Capture Ocean Current Energy

Florida Atlantic University’s Southeast National Marine Renewable Energy Center (SNMREC) has been notified by the U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) that a final Environmental Assessment (EA) with a finding of no significant impact (FONSI) has been published to the Federal Register for SNMREC’s proposed offshore ocean current turbine testing facility.  The next step is to negotiate a five-year lease to conduct testing activities on the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf.

 

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