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Tag Archives: Solar power

GCEDC accepts application for incentives for new Plug Power facility (access required)

The Genesee County Economic Development Center has accepted an initial application for incentives from Plug Power Inc. for its proposed $232.7 million green energy technology facility at the Western New York Science & Technology Advanced Manufacturing Park (STAMP). The project ...

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Five solar projects in Genesee County slated for public hearings (access required)

Genesee County officials have agreed to hold public hearings soon on a national solar power company’s proposal to locate five solar arrays in the towns of Batavia and Pembroke.  Borrego Solar is looking for $2.5 million in tax abatements on ...

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Energy saving projects at RIT and UR include doctoral student’s bright idea (access required)

Two green projects at local universities that won $1 million state grants this week didn’t come out of the blue. Rochester Institute of Technology’s plan to automate ventilation in its Golisano Institute for Sustainability depending on classroom occupancy, for example, ...

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Rochester entrepreneur’s idea brings power relief to Puerto Rico (access required)

David Rodriguez wasn’t looking for a business opportunity when he went to check on his property and visit relatives in Puerto Rico last December following Hurricane Maria. Rodriguez, a native of Puerto Rico who grew up in Buffalo, is president ...

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Monroe County unveils new solar power and sustainability team (access required)

Standing before a field of tens of thousands of solar panels in Hilton, Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo announced on Wednesday that she has created a sustainability team to carry on work like the solar array and other energy-saving projects ...

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