Israel’s government is getting serious about ending global oil dependency by 2020. Ormat Technologies has secured funding for geothermal plants and Eilat-Eilot has been chosen to by the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor to establish and operate a renewable energy technology center in Israel’s Arava region. For these stories and more, see this week’s headlines below.
Non drip tomatoes from Israel
Renewable Energy Initiatives
Large Golan wind farm to be nat’l infrastructure priority
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