March 2021 Training
Since 2018, Sarasota County Sustainability has offered an intensive “Energy Coach” volunteer training to teach participants energy and water-saving techniques to aid low-income residents through educational programs ... READ MORE
Why should we build green? Well, green buildings not only have a lower impact on the environment and your wallet, but they also keep occupants healthier and happier. Sarasota County sees building green as one of the many important pieces toward ... READ MORE
2020 brought us the challenge of finding new ways to come together and bring sustainability to our community. We took some time to reflect on the past year and highlight positive outcomes and successes, despite a year full of challenge and adversity. ... READ MORE
Interested in learning how you can save energy, water, and money at home? Our Do-It-Yourself Audit Kit can help.
Do-It-Yourself Energy and Water Audit Kit
The Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Energy and Water Audit Kit is available for checkout through ... READ MORE
In April, 10 Sarasota County nonprofits were awarded $161,379 in grant funding through the Partners for Green Places program. The funds will be used for energy and water efficiency upgrades at their facilities.
Partners for Green Places
Partners ... READ MORE
Are you interested in learning energy and water saving techniques and helping low-income residents in Sarasota County? If you have interest in sustainability and helping our community and planet be a better place to live, we invite you to enroll ... READ MORE
Frequently Asked Questions about Solar PV
By SOPHIA MOUNDOUS
Sustainability Assistant, UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County
This Solar PV FAQ was written for those interested in understanding the basics of solar PV technology, investing in ... READ MORE