Category: Environment/Energy

Netafim wins at FIMA

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2017

Netafim’s Groundbreaking Low-Flow Technology Wins FIMA Prize DripNet dripper operates at industry-best 0.4 l/hr. flow rate to save on water, fertilizer and energy By Jewish Business News Israeli leader in smart irrigation solutions for a sustainable…

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Cutting carbon emissions = $8 billion economic boost

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2017

Israel to cut carbon emissions, sees $8 billion economic boost Israel’s cabinet on Sunday unanimously approved a plan for reducing greenhouse gases and increasing energy efficiency to benefit the economy.Government officials expect the cumulative benefit…

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Flowers are losing their scent

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2017

Flowers lose fragrance as global temperatures rise Israeli student scientist wins award for groundbreaking research on the effect of climate change on plants’ production of pleasing perfume. By Abigail Klein Leichman June 16, 2016 Photo…

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Make every drop count with recycled rainwater

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2017

Israel opens its first ‘water sensitivity center’ By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN \06/13/2016 In Kfar Saba’s Hayarok neighborhood, for example, drainpipes on the street funnel water underneath the fairly new neighborhood to a park at the…

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500 million ‘predatory bugs’ off to Russia

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2017

Israel’s BioBee To Ship 500 Million ‘Predatory Bugs’ To Russia By Einat Paz-Frankel, NoCamels June 19, 2016 Israeli company BioBee Biological Systems will ship 500 million “predatory bugs” to Russia to help its farmers get rid…

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Finally – an end to noise pollution

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2017

Israeli innovation cleans up noise pollution A new Israeli design for urban mini-amphitheatres helps cities clean up noise pollution by providing a dual use: It helps to block out noise bleeding to the street while…

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Finally – an end to noise pollution

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2017

Israeli innovation cleans up noise pollution A new Israeli design for urban mini-amphitheatres helps cities clean up noise pollution by providing a dual use: It helps to block out noise bleeding to the street while…

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New Social and Environmental Hub at the Jerusalem Botanical Gardens

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2017

Public gardens across globe admire new model in Jerusalem Everyone wants to know about the new Social and Environmental Hub taking root at the Jerusalem Botanical Gardens. By Abigail Klein Leichman August 9, 2016 Visitors…

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Israeli company Netafim committed to sustainability

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2017

Netafim Aligned with UN’s Sustainable Development Goals Global irrigation leader releases GRI report based on most advanced G4 standard News provided by Netafim Jul 27, 2016, 08:00 ET TEL AVIV, Israel, July 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/…

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Israel’s IDE is to design the largest desalination plant in the USA

admin | Environment/Energy, | January 4, 2017

Israel’s IDE to design largest desalination plant in US Company inks 30-year deal with California’s Encina Power Station to design project subbed ‘largest of its kind in western hemisphere’ Ynetnews |Published:  18.01.13 Israel-based IDE Technologies…

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