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New campaign aims to reduce carbon footprint (access required)

On Thursday, Sept. 23, Causewave Community Partners will unveil a new campaign to promote the use of carbon-free electricity to power the region’s buildings and vehicles. AMPED, an initiative that was developed by a number of community partners including Climate ...

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State expands eligibility for pandemic recovery grants (access required)

The state of New York has expanded eligibility for the $800 million COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program in order to help more small businesses apply for funding. Beginning this week, businesses with revenues up to $2.5 million can ...

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Annual Innovation Summit to include Fuzehub Commercialization Competition (access required)

The New York State Innovation Summit will return this fall, featuring FuzeHub’s annual Commercialization Competition. The annual showcase and celebration of technology will take place Nov. 8 and 9 at the Turning Stone Resort in Verona, Oneida County. The summit ...

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Wayne County manufacturer to expand, add 20 jobs (access required)

A Wayne County manufacturer is planning to grow its operations in the town of Savannah. The move is expected to add or retain more than 60 jobs. Pearl Technologies, an industrial cutter manufacturer, will renovate and upgrade its Seneca Street ...

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Empire State Development opens economic incentive database (access required)

Empire State Development has launched a database of economic incentives. The database is an accessible, searchable catalog of ESD’s economic development projects that is designed to increase transparency into projects that receive the organization’s financial support. “The Database of Economic ...

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Empire State Development invests $250,000 in Mosaic Microsystems (access required)

Empire State Development has invested $250,000 in Mosaic Microsystems, a Rochester-based microelectronics and photonics packaging company. The seed investment was provided by New York Ventures, the venture capital arm of ESD. A total of $2.4 million in funding was raised ...

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Geneva co-packing manufacturer to expand, create 21 jobs (access required)

Assured Edge Solutions, a custom vegetable processing and co-packing company, plans to grow its manufacturing operations at the Cornell Agriculture and Food Technology Park in Geneva. The initiative will create up to 21 jobs and retain 14. “The Cornell Agriculture ...

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Carestream to expand operations at Eastman Business Park (access required)

Medical imaging systems and non-destructive testing company Carestream plans to expand its film finishing operations at Eastman Business Park. The company has committed to creating up to 70 new jobs over the next five years while retaining 47 jobs. The ...

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Wayne County manufacturer to expand packaging lines, add 38 jobs (access required)

Flexible packaging firm ABX Innovative Packaging Solutions plans to grow its operations in Wayne County. The company will update its existing equipment, purchase new equipment and undertake infrastructure improvements to accommodate the expansion of its green solution flexible packaging manufacturing ...

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Pace Electronics to expand, add 15 jobs (access required)

Electronics contract manufacturer Pace Electronics will expand its operations in the Wayne County town of Williamson and construct a new 55,000 square-foot facility. The project is expected to add 15 jobs and retain 28. Empire State Development will assist the ...

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Area organizations to receive workforce development grants (access required)

Some 75 businesses, schools and community-based organizations statewide have been awarded nearly $9.5 million as part of the state’s Workforce Development Initiative, including five in the Rochester and Finger Lakes Region. “The economic impact of COVID-19 has completely upended the ...

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