Archive for September 2019

TALI Curriculum: ADAMA – Ecology Through Jewish Sources (Hebrew, Grade 2-6)

TALI Curriculum: ADAMA – Ecology Through Jewish Sources (Hebrew, Grade 2-6)

Created by the TALI Education Fund, these digital educational resources combine textual Jewish learning with hands-on work in agriculture and with animals, designed for schools that have agricultural spaces, a community garden or

Israeli Technologies Tackling Plastic Pollution

Israeli Technologies Tackling Plastic Pollution

This video (02:35) highlights innovative Israeli technologies being used to combat plastic pollution in Israel and around the world, including compostable bioplastic packaging, advanced recycling technologies, and natural organisms that transform plastic into green

Israeli Agriculture Technologies

Israeli Agriculture Technologies

Produced by Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, this video (02:49) highlights seven Israeli agricultural technologies and companies that are making farming more efficient and sustainable in Israel and around the world, including drip

Israeli Renewable Energy Policy: Past and Present

Israeli Renewable Energy Policy: Past and Present

Written by Dr. Alon Tal and Naomi Lisptein, this thorough journal article provides a detailed overview of Israel’s renewal energy policy, from the early days of the state through the publishing of the article

Solar Energy to Electricity in Israel: Government Policy & Technology

Solar Energy to Electricity in Israel: Government Policy & Technology

This abstract presents a summary and recommendations from the “Energy Forum 30: Solar Energy to Electricity in Israel” at the Technion Israel Institute of Technology in 2013. It discusses the government policies supporting

Innovative Solar Energy Technologies in the Negev

Innovative Solar Energy Technologies in the Negev

Produced by Negev Energy, the company behind the innovative renewal energy projects in Israel’s Negev Desert, this video (03:38) with English subtitles describes the three different technologies being employed in order to harness

Israel’s Solar Energy Industry: Accomplishments & Challenges

Israel’s Solar Energy Industry: Accomplishments & Challenges

From ILTV, this short video (01:19) discusses the strides and setbacks in Israel’s journey to achieve its goal of having 10% of its energy come from renewable sources by 2020. Despite a strong solar energy industry and

Innovative Israeli Solutions to Global Ecological Challenges

Innovative Israeli Solutions to Global Ecological Challenges

Produced by Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, this informative video (02:07) highlights how Israel uses innovative technology to transform limited natural resources into sustainable forms of power, including water recycling and desalination and solar,

Angels on the Israel National Trail

Angels on the Israel National Trail

This article from ISRAEL21c describes the unique concept of “Trail Angels,” Israeli citizens who generously open their homes and hearts to hikers along the Israel National Trail, providing strangers with a place to sleep,

Introducing the Israel National Trail

Introducing the Israel National Trail

Produced by Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, this short video (02:06) introduces the Israel National Trail, a unique hiking trail that is approximately 1000 km long, stretching from Kibbutz Dan in Northern Israel