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New source of natural gas right under our noses on local farms (access required)

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For more than a decade, dairy farms in New York have been trying to manage their cow manure and save on their electric bills by employing anaerobic digesters. The digester siphons off the manure’s methane — a greenhouse gas — ...

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RIT agreement helps scientists north and south share space observations (access required)

Renovating these radio telescopes in Argentina was part of a joint project between RIT and Argentinian scientists. Photo supplied by Instituto Argentino de Radioastronomía

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There are some things in space you just can’t see from here. That’s why Rochester Institute of Technology worked over the last three years with Argentinian officials to renovate an observatory near La Plata, Argentina, that had been unused since ...

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Airport honored with Going Green award (access required)

Passero Associates was honored with several awards for the design of the Gateway Canopy at Greater Rochester International Airport (photo courtesy of Passero Associates).

The renovation project at the Greater Rochester International Airport received the 2019 Airports Going Green Award (AGG) from the Chicago Department of Aviation and the American Association of Airport Executives. The ROC Renovation Project was honored in the Outstanding Sustainability ...

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