Posts tagged: Israel

Solar-powered trees are planted in Israel

All trees convert sunlight into chemical energy, but now there are trees that convert sunlight into power to charge devices, cool water, offer free Wi-Fi and more for the benefit of their surrounding communities. Thanks to an imaginative idea from an Israeli company called Sologic, solar-powered trees are taking root to raise environmental awareness while […]

Israeli Firm Says It Can Keep Solar Power Plants Running At Night

Ari Rabinovitch, Reuters Germany’s President Christian Wulff, right, and Avi Brenmiller wear protection glasses during a visit to Brenmiller’s Siemens’ solar receiver production plant in Beit Shemesh. An Israeli solar power company, Brenmiller Energy, says it has developed a new, more efficient way to store heat from the sun that could give a boost to […]

Man converts truck into solar-powered home

Living in a truck might not sound appealing, unless it’s completely overhauled on the inside to be a bit more comfortable. With a bit of perseverance, carpentry skills and some thoughtful design ideas, fifty-year-old Israeli animator Joseph Tayyar converted a truck into beautiful home. According to Decoist, Tayyar was inspired to begin his project when […]

Here Comes the Sun: Israel and Solar Energy

I recently returned from a trip to Israel, complete with scenic views, delicious local cuisine, and of course, the nagging feeling that I would be blown up at any moment. What struck me more than anything however, was the heat. Much like the hummus, it is impossible to escape, even in the “cold” winter months. […]

Taiwan to Benefit from Israeli Expertise in Water Management

Guest Post Israel and Taiwan have entered into a collaborative exchange geared towards using each county’s individual expertise in different fields of green technology to help improve the infrastructure of both nations. Simona Halperin, the representative of Israel’s Economic and Cultural Office in Taiwan, announced a one day seminar in Taipei to act as a […]