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RIT on TV: Intrinsiq funding & Chevy Carbon Credits for RIT on TWC

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RIT is in the news with two projects related to clean energy programs. 450,000 dollars is going to Rochester company Intrinsiq. The US Department of Energy's Sunshot Initiative is funding the company to develop printed nano-metal contacts for solar cells. Intrinsiq is working with RIT, SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering and other local sources to get printing costs down, using a cleaner process. And in related news, RIT is selling carbon credits to Chevrolet, and reinvesting the earnings in campus sustainability. RIT is one of 12 colleges and universities in the country involved in Chevrolet's Campus Clean Energy Campaign.