The Montgomery County Green Business Certification Program offers free onsite technical and strategic consulting for businesses committed to pursuing certification (up to four hours).  

There are also numerous educational opportunities in the Washington Metropolitan area to learn about sustainability issues including the following:

  • Green Business Roundtable --  Monthly luncheon discussions in downtown DC.  Topics cover a broad range of issues relevant to businesses.   

  • Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) – Frequent Capitol Hill briefings, as well as podcasts, on policies that accelerate the transition to a low-emissions economy

  • Resources for the Future – Numerous events throughout the year in downtown DC on a variety of environmental and natural resource issues focusing on policy, scientific and economic solutions

  • Montgomery County Green Business Forum – Periodic discussions at the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce in Rockville focused on the benefits of greening day-to-day business operations 

Please contact douglas.weisburger@montgomerycountymd.gov for more information on free technical assistance and upcoming training and learning opportunities.