Sunday November 11th, 2012 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
Hutchison Water, through its Hutchison Water Israel E.P.C Ltd. company, announced today the acquisition of Kinrot Ventures, a technological incubator founded in 1993 as part of the Israeli Incubator Program, from Aqua Agro Fund LP, which owned the incubator since
Read More “Hutchison Water Acquires Kinrot Ventures” Thursday October 11th, 2012 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the U.S.’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), recently wrapped up a visit to Israel. Jackson toured Israel together with a delegation from EPA, and met with a range of government officials, industry representatives, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs and
Read More “EPA’s Lisa Jackson tours Israel, advances cleantech collaboration” Thursday June 28th, 2012 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) President Thomas Mirow opened a recent workshop by stating that the EBRD is very interested in learning about Israeli technologies, and about the successful Israeli model of operation in the water sector, so
Read More “European Bank looks to Israel for water technology expertise” Tuesday March 13th, 2012 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
“The investment community in the UK is discovering the huge potential of Israel’s water technology industry,” says Simon Spier, of the Trade and Economic Office at the Embassy of Israel in London.
For a clear indication of this interest, one
Read More “UK Investors focus in on Israeli water technology companies” Thursday January 19th, 2012 By: Mickey Chesla
One of the biggest challenges in the water arena is lowering the cost of wastewater purification, which is a heavy consumer of energy. Israeli start-ups Diffusaire and Mapal have developed technologies which bring dramatic cost-savings to wastewater treatment facilities.
Read More “Bubbling new technologies for cost effective wastewater purification: Mapal and Diffusaire” Wednesday January 11th, 2012 By: Mickey Chesla
The Kinrot Ventures incubator is the only Israeli start-up incubator to focus solely on water, and is the largest investment body in the world in the water sector, in terms of the number of companies supported. Kinrot is already
Read More “Israeli Success Story: Kinrot Ventures, “Not a drop is wasted””