Climate action is good for business.
Green Economy Peterborough is a new, local network that helps its members to identify, set, and achieve sustainability goals while improving their bottom line.
Through coaching, educational opportunities, peer networking, and celebration events, Green Economy Peterborough helps members to make reductions in emissions, water and waste, and engage in other sustainable business practices.
Whether your business needs $2500 to overhaul your recycling program or you have a $250,000 energy efficiency upgrade you’d like to install, this event will highlight financing opportunities to help you achieve your vision.
- Community Capital – Chat with Gail Moorhouse, Executive Director of Community Futures Peterborough about loans that benefit both local businesses and the Peterborough business community.
- Spark a Creative Idea – Meet Lesley Robb of Peterborough, owner of Swell Made Co. and find out how she got a grant to explore greener shipping practices!
- A Sun Deal – Hear from Steve Wildfong, co-owner of Lake Edge Cottages in Lakefield, and get inspired by the government-funded investment he’s making in his tourism business and the environment.
- Greener Loans – Learn about business loans linked to sustainability objectives with Susan Thomson, Director of Sustainable Finance & Corporate Transitions at TD Securities
This event is presented by Green Economy Peterborough, a business hub that supports local organizations to achieve workplace sustainability goals for their business, community, and environment.
This is the first event in Green Economy Peterborough’s 2022/23 event series. To keep informed of local green business events and opportunities: sign up for our newsletter now.
A special thank you to our sponsor for this event, TD!
Green Economy Peterborough is part of an innovative, award-winning national network of Green Economy Hubs. Together, we’re demonstrating a more sustainable economy is possible.
When you join Green Economy Peterborough you join a future-focused network of over 300 Green Economy Leaders.
Your national business peers will include: