Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category

US-Israel gov’ts invest in US$12m of solar, storage, microgrids and efficiency innovations

BIRD Energy, a foundation jointly created by the US Department of Energy (DoE) and Israel’s Ministry of Energy (MoE) will invest around half the amount required to fund US$12 million of solar, storage, energy efficiency and microgrid projects in Israel.

Israel-based Utilight develops revolutionary new technique for 3D printing solar cells

Jun 10, 2015 | By Simon With the rise of various products that are aimed at creating and harvesting sustainable energy, it comes with little surprise that many of the world’s top thinkers have been looking to additive manufacturing to develop unique solutions that could one day hold the answer for the future of clean […]

GreenSpense to Represent Israel at the 2013 International Cleantech Open Ideas Competition

As the winner of the national Cleantech competition, GreenSpense will represent Israel in the international competition this November in Silicon Valley 12 billion aerosol sprays, gels and foams are manufactured annually; over 500,000 tons of gas (used as a propellant in aerosols) contribute to the expensive packaging and environmental danger of today’s aerosol canisters. An […]

World Leader in Irrigation Technology Wins 2013 Stockholm Industry Water Award

Netafim, a pioneer and leading provider of drip and micro-irrigation technology worldwide, has been named the 2013 Stockholm Industry Water Award laureate. Netafim is the global leader in drip- and micro-irrigation solutions and water-saving technologies. Founded in Israel in 1965, Netafim today provides equipment and services in over 110 countries that enable farmers to produce […]

Israel to Serve German Water Need

New developments in the German water market are providing key openings for Israeli companies to fill a need of Europe’s largest economy and, in so doing, contribute to fulfilling a shocking Bible prophecy.

American Water Awarded Contract from Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development Foun

American Water Awarded Contract from Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development Foundation VOORHEES, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– American Water (NYS: AWK) , the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, today announced it is a partner to a $1.8 million, 2-year award from the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation along withSteam Control Ltd. for the development of an […]

Carr Properties nears deal for $300 million Israeli investment, plans to go public

One of the biggest names in Washington real estate is gearing up to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in local office buildings and development projects even as other firms remain wary of a slowdown in leasing and government cutbacks.

EERC Partners With Israeli Company to Test Global Air Pollution Technology

The Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC) at the University of North Dakota is working with Lextran Ltd., a global air pollution control company based in Petach Tikva, Israel (adjacent to Tel Aviv), in partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy National Energy Technology Laboratory, the North Dakota Industrial Commission, and Great River Energy, to […]