Media Release

Energy Finance Business Forum

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 4:15 PM

solar panelsALACHUA COUNTY, FL- Alachua County invites businesses in the area to attend the Alachua Count Energy Finance Business Forum on Wednesday, November 2, 2016. The Forum is from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at Freedom Community Center at Veterans Memorial Park (7340 S.W. 41st Place, on the corner of Tower Road and 41st Place). Refreshments will be provided.

The Energy Finance Forum will cover Property Assessed Clean Energy's (PACE) application in the commercial sector and how it can complement local finance options. This forum is focused on commercial and industrial sectors.

Alachua County has several PACE providers serving this community who will present. PACE is an innovative finance mechanism that can work in conjunction with other local finance options. PACE can be used to improve energy efficiency, install renewable energy or improve the wind resistance of structures.

Learn more about the PACE program.

View the Energy Finance Business Forum’s Facebook event.

Businesses can comment by posting on Facebook and Twitter, using #energyforum.

For more information, contact Alachua County Strategic Initiatives Manager Sean McLendon at 352-548-3765 or


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).