Tuesday August 14th, 2012 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
A new NIS 10 million regional cooperation project on renewable energy in the Eilat- Eilot region aims to strengthen cross-border relations with Jordan as well as act as an instigator for regional development, as reported in the Jerusalem Post.
Regional Read More “Israel plans renewable energy project in cooperation with Jordan”
Tuesday July 17th, 2012 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, just published the “OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook 2012-2021” Report. According to the report, Agricultural production needs to increase by 60% over the Read More “OECD and UN recognize Israel as world leader in water for agriculture”
Thursday May 31st, 2012 By: Mickey Chesla
One of the main challenges of the Cleantech industry is resources, but we’re not talking about water or energy resources, but rather human resources. In order to develop breakthrough technologies that will make a real impact on our world, we Read More “A toast to the future – Israeli school kids learn water innovation”
Thursday May 24th, 2012 By: Mickey Chesla
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 is expected to grow from Read More “IBM, World Bank, and senior investors converge at Agrivest Summit”
Thursday March 1st, 2012 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
The Cleantech Group and the World Wildlife Federation (WWF) have just released their “Global Cleantech Innovation Index 2012”. The report uses a number of factors to achieve an overall cleantech innovation rank for countries. Israel came in #2 in the Read More “Israel ranked #2 in the world by Cleantech Global Innovation Index”
Sunday February 19th, 2012 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 “Israel and India sign cooperation agreement on urban water”