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Third International AgriVest Conference to Showcase Potential for Investment in Agricultural Technology

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
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AgriVest, a partnership between Israel’s  Ministry of Economy, Trendlines Agtech and GreenSoil Investments to be held at Weizmann Institute of Science on 27th April 2015 The third international AgriVest conference, an initiative of Invest in Israel, the investment promotion center Read More

Impact Investing Event Combines Investment and Philanthropy

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
Oded Distel speaking at the Impact event

“Impact belongs to the future.  The old economy is dead, the new economy is not based not on size or authority, but rather on innovation.” These were the words of Shimon Peres, the 9th President of Israel, at the first 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

EnergyVest – Israel’s Premiere Alternative Energy Investment Event – To Take Place this December

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
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Israel’s leading energy investment summit – EnergyVest – is coming up quickly.  This year the event will take place as part of a week long series of conferences, exhibitions and special events: Israel Energy Week. We spoke with Moran Buganim, Read More

Terra’s Barak Goldstein Discusses Investment Trends in Cleantech, Announces New “Impact” Incubator Program

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
Terra CEO Barak Goldstein

Founded in 2007, Terra Venture Partners is one of Israel’s first venture capital firms to have invested exclusively in cleantech We spoke with CEO Barak Goldstein, who gave us a unique perspective on where the industry is going, and how Read More

Israel Enters Thermo-Solar Arena with Negev Plant

By: Mickey Chesla
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Israel is now set to enter the thermo-solar arena, in a big way.  Financing has been announced for the purpose of constructing the first thermo-solar field in Israel, at Ashelim in the Negev. The cost of constructing the field is Read More