The green economy is truly soaring in Sherbrooke!
For over 20 years, Sherbrooke has been recognized for its leadership in environmental matters with pioneers such as Enerkem, Enviro-Accès, Dettson, and many others. These innovating businesses enjoy a national and international reputation. Today, technologies developed in Sherbrooke are in full flight with 100 businesses blazing a trail in many future oriented sectors with the potential to redefine the world of tomorrow with innovative solutions that address global environmental and energy challenges. The specialized support provided by Sherbrooke Innopole contributes to the success of these endeavours.
The Estrie region is targeted by the Québec government, through the ACCORD program (regional development), as a cluster for the development of environmental bio-industries.
With its wealth of infrastructure, and research chairs, Sherbrooke’s University Pole positions itself as a leader in training and research in clean technologies.