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 Clean Technology/ Green Business Sector

 
Clean technology and sustainable businesses are enjoying success in Sarasota County.

For example:

  • Evolucia (LED lighting)
  • Kimal Lumber Company (promoter of green and sustainable building products).  

Sarasota County provides technical support and networking opportunities. We have recognition programs and financial incentives programs to support your sustainable business.

Green Business Partnership can help you "green" your operations and we recognize you through certification.
 
A monthly meeting of sustainability-minded businesses and residents. We share information on sustainable products and hear a presentation on local efforts.
 
Sustainable Energy Economic District (SEED):
We are a designated Sustainable Energy Economic District (SEED). We test policies related to green economic development and energy conservation. Our status as an SEED county comes with many benefits for eligible businesses including (see map): 
  • Priority ranking for state energy grants
  • Financial incentives for eligible SEED Incentive Program projects
  • Exemption from Developments of Regional Impact (DRI) requirements
For more information contact EDC at 941-309-1200 or info@edcsarasotacounty.com.
 
If interested in applying submit the SEED Application.
 
With all we have to offer, the future for companies here is clean, green and bright.
 

 Testimonial

 

Photo: N&M Cool Today
“We are in the energy business ... It is our responsibility to sell our clients on the most efficient air conditioning systems.

Being certified as a Green Business partner allows us to continue to set the standard for our customers and other businesses in Sarasota County.”

- Jaime DiDomenic
President and  Owner, N&M Cool Today

 

 Sustainable Energy Economic District

 
Click the image below to watch the presentation to find out if your business is eligible for SEED Incentives.​ 
 
 

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