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Father of Micro-Irrigation Daniel Hillel speaks with the Wall Street Journal

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager

Today Israel is a powerhouse of water technology, with dozens of start-ups in everything from water IT to water efficiency, as well as large established companies like Netafim and Mekorot. However the root of this success lies in the legendary Read More

India and Israel plan renewable energy cooperation, advance MOU

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager

A high level delegation from India held meetings in Israel yesterday, to advance cooperation on the renewable energy front. The Jerusalem Post reported on the events in two articles. The meetings included representatives from both the Indian and Israeli governments, Read More

Aqwise Recieves $4.5 Million Growth Capital from Strategic Investors

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager

Aqwise Carriers Israeli wastewater treatment solutions provider Aqwise today announced that it has raised $4.5 million in a financing round led by new strategic investor –Triveni Engineering & Industries, a publicly traded industrial group based in India, with a fast Read More

From the Desert to the Ganges: Israel’s Water Tech Could Aid India’s Holy River

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager

GE’s Ecoimagination, the project aimed at fostering innovation in clean technology, dedicated a cover article to how Israeli water technologies are working to clean up the holy Ganges river in India, interviewing Oded Distel of Israel NewTech. According to the Read More

IBM, World Bank, and senior investors converge at Agrivest Summit

By: Mickey Chesla

Oded Distel heads Agrivest panel Here’s a statistic that’s keeping heads of state all over the world up at night: the world’s demand for food is expected to jump by 70% by 2050, as compared to 2000. The world’s population Read More

Israel and India sign cooperation agreement on urban water

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager

India’s Minister of Urban Planning Kamal Nath just completed a visit to Israel (February 12-14) during which an agreement was signed between the two nations aimed at fostering cooperation, with a focus on urban water. Oded Distel, Head of Israel Read More