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Rooftop greenhouse in Tel Aviv

treehugger.com Tel Aviv’s rooftop farm grows fresh food for thousands Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair) Living / Green Food December 19, 2016 Share on Facebook Reprinted from  Tree Hugger Located above the Dizengoff shopping center, this urban farm uses hydroponics to grow … Continue reading

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Israel leads in clean technology

huffingtonpost.com Israel’s Burgeoning Sustainable Innovation | The Huffington Post Follow Momo Mahadav on Twitter: www.twitter.com/CSRIsrael December 1, 2016 From the world’s most environmentally recycled paper to cutting-edge water shortage solutions, sustainable healthcare, energy conservation and the green construction and infrastructure … Continue reading

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Energy from the desert

Israel’s largest solar field begins flowing to the national grid By SHARON UDASIN07/29/2015, Jerusalem Post Arava Power Company CEO: In six days, a million-and-a-half kilowatt hours have been uploaded to the national grid Officials in the Arava on Wednesday inaugurated … Continue reading

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Israel turns trash to biofuel

Home unit can turn trash into biofuel UN’s Ban Ki-moon to Israeli company: ‘Millions of women and children die each year due to indoor smoke from open fires. This is just the thing they need.’ By Abigail Klein Leichman May … Continue reading

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Israel sets desalination records

IDE’s Israel seawater RO desalination plant sets world record for water production Reprinted from Water World http://www.waterworld.com/articles/2015/02/ide-s-israel-seawater-ro-desalination-plant-sets-new-world-record.html IDE’s Ashkelon seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant Feb. 10, 2015 — IDE Technologies, a global water treatment specialist, announced that its seawater reverse … Continue reading

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Israel helps feed the world

Israeli start-up goes for the silver at MassChallenge Winning in-kind benefits to expand its US business is the second great piece of news for AutoAgronom in recent months By David Shamah November 3, 2014, Times of Israel   David Shamah … Continue reading

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New markets for solar energy

Energy does grow on trees, thanks to Israeli engineers The eTree looks like a real tree, but uses solar power for WiFi, device chargers smartphones, electrical outlets and even night lights. Yisrael Wolman, YNet News, October 22, 2014 The frenetic … Continue reading

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Beware of looming water crisis

A future of thirst: Water crisis lies on the horizon By Richard Ingham, Anthony Lucas,  May 13, 2014 File photo taken in November 2011 shows dry soil at the Drennec lake in western France (AFP Photo/Fred … Paris (AFP) – … Continue reading

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