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Israeli water delegation paves the way for cooperation in Vietnam and Thailand

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager

Israel brought its leading water experts to South East Asia at the end of August for a series of events, headlined by “Israeli Water Week in Vietnam.” This main event brought together Vietnamese water utilities and companies, Israeli water companies Read More

P2W to provide water purification for gold mines worldwide

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager

Israeli P2W is reported to have signed a 35 M NIS (about $9 Million) agreement with South African gold mining giant AngloGold Ashanti, to provide water purification systems. AngloGold Ashanti operates 17 gold mines around the world. The agreement, which Read More

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

Raising the world’s next generation of Water Industries Engineers at Kinneret College

By: Mickey Chesla

  Kinneret College water engineering lab The Sea of Galilee (or “Lake Kinneret” in Hebrew), which, until recently, has been the main source of drinking water for Israel, is indeed drying up, but the “Kinneret College In the Jordan Valley” Read More

European Bank looks to Israel for water technology expertise

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

Cleantech Marathon Runners – the Ormat Success Story

By: Mickey Chesla

Ormat Geothermal turbine in Iceland From humble beginnings in a remote factory, Ormat is now number 2 in its field, overseeing an international empire. The company’s success is thanks to the persistence of its founders, Yehuda and Yehudit Bronicki, whose Read More