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Israel-Chicago partnership targets water resource innovations

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager

The University of Chicago and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev will begin funding a series of ambitious research collaborations that apply the latest discoveries in nanotechnology to create new materials and processes for making clean, fresh drinking water more plentiful Read More

    TIGO goes through the roof – a solar success story

    By: Mickey Chesla
    Tigo rooftop installation

    Tigo Energy was founded in 2008, with a vision to improving the output of solar photovoltaic panels, and since then has raised $50 million and has expanded its solutions to include fire prevention. But Tigo is not satisfied acting only Read More

      Cleantech Solutions Cross Industry Lines

      By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager

      Sometimes in tech R&D, solutions that were geared to one problem morph into remedies for others.  These happy accidents can open new markets and result in cooperation with unlikely sectors.  A perfect example of this can be found in the Read More

        Cleantech Disaster Relief: How today’s technologies can avert tomorrow’s disasters

        By: Blog Manager

        We all remember sights of people lined up for clean water in Haiti after the devastating earthquake in 2010, or in Japan just this year after the great tsunami hit with horrific consequences.  Large scale natural disasters will unfortunately continue Read More

          Israeli military innovation finds its way to Cleantech

          By: Blog Manager

          It is a known fact that many Israeli hi-tech companies owe much of their success to skills learned in the Israeli military.  The Israeli military breaks down hierarchies, forces its soldiers to think critically and resourcefully, and gives many young Read More