The USGBC Heart of Florida chapter seeks partnerships with cutting-edge green builders and community designers throughout our region. Many companies whose values align with our own have made a commitment to supporting our chapter's activities by making an annual contribution. These gifts provide our chapter with a reliable source of funding, and offer our sustainers greater visibility within the green building community. Learn more about the benefits to your company of becoming a chapter sustainer or event sponsor by clicking here. We offer our sincerest thanks to our 2011 - 2012 sustainers:
The belief has always been that usage of sustainable solutions result in more cost and less options. That's not the case anymore. Manufacturers have been put under immense pressure to create mainstream solutions that are design-savvy and affordable.
Our environmental program was created to help educate clients on green alternatives available. From recycled content and renewable materials to improved air quality and reduced energy consumption, our solutions can aid in achieving sustainable designs that have less impact on the environment. Our professionals can help evaluate everything from what's being installed in your buildings to programs that address the future of your floors.
Gainesville Regional Utilities, known as GRU, is a multi-service utility owned by the City of Gainesville. We are the 5th largest municipal electric utility in Florida. Our combined services make us the most comprehensive utility service provider in the state. We serve approximately 90,000 retail and wholesale customers in Gainesville and surrounding areas, offering electric, natural gas, water, wastewater, and telecommunications services.
You need a partner that is the right fit for your organization and for your project. PPI is that partner. Our roots in Florida run deep. PPI founding partner, Charles R. Perry Construction, has been a fixture in the construction industry since the 1960’s. That heritage, and our regional focus, means that we bring the right resources to your project and use our relationships in the marketplace to create value.