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Creating a Hub for Water Engineers – First Water Technology Event Takes Place at Kinneret College

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
Oded Distel's presentation

At the Sea of Galilee, Israel’s “Kinneret College in the Jordan Valley” is busy grooming Israeli water engineers.  We first reported on the pioneering program – in which students receive a B.Sc. degree in Water Industries Engineering – back in Read More

TaKaDu Moves Into High Gear – Interview with CEO Amir Peleg

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
TaKaDu presents at IWA Congress

Amanda Little of Bloomberg Business Week interviewed TaKaDu’s Amir Peleg and wrote a profile on the company and the CEO.  Adi Yefet, head of the water arena at Israel NewTech, congratulated Peleg on the recognition: “We at Israel NewTech have Read More

The University of Chicago Looks to Israel and Ben Gurion University for “Game Changing” Water Technologies

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
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The University of Chicago has embarked on an ambitious path to developing “game changing” technologies to confront water scarcity – potentially the greatest challenge facing humanity today.  To do so, it is cooperating with Israel’s Ben Gurion University. Israel NewTech, Read More

Phoebus Energy in Agreement to Cut Fattal Hotels Costs

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
phoebus

Israeli energy startup Phoebus Energy has signed an agreement with the Fattal Hotels chain for the installing of a smart system for saving on energy in the chain’s nine hotels in Israel.  The smart energy system will save 50-75% on Read More

NCF Wins Technology Award, and Envisions the Efficient Future of Alternative Energy

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
NCF CEO David Banitt

Years in the alternative energy arena have taught us that most likely the big breakthroughs will arrive not from a brand new technology, but in making an existing phenomenon efficient and cost-effective enough to break through to the market.  This Read More

Israeli Water Expert Professor Avner Adin Wins Recognition in Mexico

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
Professor Adin in Mexico

The government of Mexico has awarded its highest honor in the water arena to an Israeli – Professor Avner Adin of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Professor Adin is an internationally recognized water expert with 50 years of experience and Read More