Pensacola, FL, December 13, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Pensacola solar integrator, Compass Solar Energy has been selected as a one of 35 Florida companies to join Governor Rick Scott on an Enterprise Florida (EFl) TEAM Florida trade mission to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic February 23-26, 2014.
Compass Solar Energy has contracted and installed more than 6.3 MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) throughout the United States and beyond.
“We’re excited about the opportunity to expand into the Dominican Republic. Energy prices are very high throughout the Caribbean, so solar energy is clearly a great fit,” said VP of Engineering of Compass Solar Energy, Scott Arnold. Arnold will attend one-on-one personalized appointments with prospective partners and buyers in Santo Domingo.
The Dominican Republic is Florida’s ninth largest merchandise trading partner, with more than $5.5 billion in exports.
“This trade mission will feature one-on-one business matchmaking programs for Florida exporters and networking events with Dominican trade organizations,” Sr. VP, International Business Trade & Development of Enterprise Florida, Manny Mencia. “The mission will be an excellent opportunity for Compass Solar Energy to expand their reach into the Caribbean region.”
For more information about Compass Solar Energy please visit www.compasssolar.com
Based in Pensacola, Fla., Compass Solar Energy is a federal, state, commercial and residential solar contractor. Since 1998, Compass Solar has offered complete solar contracting services from design to installation and continues to complete large and small scale solar projects throughout the United States. Compass Solar Energy was a 2011 recipient of the Florida Companies to Watch Award.
Enterprise Florida, Inc. is a partnership between Florida's business and government leaders and is the principal economic development organization for the state of Florida. Enterprise Florida’s mission is to facilitate job growth for Florida’s businesses and citizens leading to a vibrant statewide economy. In pursuit of its mission, Enterprise Florida works closely with a statewide network of economic development partners and is funded both by the State of Florida and by private-sector businesses.