Category: Environment/Energy

The USA uses Israeli water technology – shouldn’t South Africa?

admin | Environment/Energy, | May 7, 2018

Source: The No Camels News Team The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it has signed a cooperative R&D agreement with Israeli company Water-Gen, a startup that developed technology captures humidity to make drinking…

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ISRAEL: Feeding the hungry, curing the sick

admin | Environment/Energy, | March 9, 2018

By Abigail Klein Leichman In the beginning, there was Start-Up Nation: The Story of Israel’s Economic Miracle. Eight and a half years after Dan Senor and Saul Singer’s bestseller shed light on Israel’s implausibly successful…

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Instant check for safe drinking water

admin | Environment/Energy, | March 9, 2018

By Raz Tal Access to clean drinking water is a basic human right, according to a 2010 UN General Assembly resolution which states that every person has the right to safe, sufficient, accessible water for…

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Do you want immediate air-conditioning? Use this new paint!

admin | Environment/Energy, | March 9, 2018

By Abigail Klein Leichman Coating materials that protect against fire, water or extreme temperatures are nothing new. But an Israeli high-tech paint doesn’t just protect surfaces from the sun. SolCold actually uses the sun’s power to activate…

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Is that food really fresh?

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2018

By Brian Blum “The milk is past its expiry date. We have to throw it out.” “No, we don’t. It smells fine.” “But it says so right on the carton.” It’s an argument that’s been…

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Israeli kibbutzim and sustainable living

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2018

By Kathryn Dura The debate on climate change has come a long way since former US presidential candidate Al Gore’s world-famous film “An Inconvenient Truth” more than a decade ago. And while the issue has…

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Poultry poop could be a source of renewable energy

admin | Environment/Energy, | December 4, 2017

By Simona Shemer The holiday might have passed, but how’s this for some Thanksgiving dinner conversation? A new study by researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) says treated excrement from poultry, including chickens and…

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8 must-have eco products to make your life greener

admin | Environment/Energy, | November 21, 2017

By Abigail Klein Leichman You don’t have to be a card-carrying tree-hugger to take some simple steps toward a better environment. Whether you care deeply about air and water pollution or just want to cut…

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A rest stop for half a billion birds flying over Israel

admin | Environment/Energy, | October 5, 2017

Watch this fascinating YouTube https://www.nytimes.com/video/science/100000005070955/a-rest-stop-for-half-a-billion-birds.html?rref=collection/sectioncollection/science&action=click&contentCollection=science&region=rank&module=package&version=highlights&contentPlacement=1&pgtype=sectionfront&utm_content=bufferf5032&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

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For the first time in Israel: 25 clean energy buses for Haifa

admin | Environment/Energy, | October 5, 2017

Source: KKL Israel Twenty-five electric Egged buses are launched in Haifa, as part of the Clean Car Revolution advanced by KKL-JNF and the Israeli Ministry for Protection of the Environment to reduce air pollution levels…

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