Environment
Hand-harvesting at Kaima.

Saving the environment by helping companies save money

Phoebus takes all the factors it is programmed to check and evaluates them in real time 24/7, providing constant adjustments to the way energy is used. Since the oil crisis of the 1970s, Western nations have proclaimed their commitment to …

Electric cars – what about pedal power?

The most exciting solution to the energy crisis and climate change problems is based on improving energy efficiency – an area where Israel, with its know-how and ability to adapt, excels. Two million electric cars flooding the streets and highways …

Israeli researchers close in on drought-resistant crops

Finding the genes that help plants survive arid desert conditions: Dr. Simon Barak. Israeli researchers have identified the genes that allow plants to tolerate and survive the harsh desert conditions of heat, drought and salinity. The discovery, by a team …