Environment
GreenOnyx system for growing and preparing Khai-nam, a.k.a. watermeal.

My Story: Plastic psychology

Trapped in flagrante bottelo – one Jerusalem doctor’s attempt to clean up the environment. I realized that I enjoy a personality trait which had begun to slide toward becoming a frank disorder when one of my neighbors caught me rummaging …

From cancer vaccines to a cure for allergies

Opening up a new world for disease treatment: Anat Eitan, founder and CEO of AllergyFight and VacciGuard. Unlike the world of high-tech, Israel’s biotech community is populated with women leading life-changing companies into the new millennium. They are CEOs and …

Israel’s Ecological Mission

Israel learns that going green isn’t just for the birds. As the sun dips behind the Ramat Naftali Mountain range, beginning to draw with it what’s left of the light in the Upper Galilee, we set off to see the …

Israeli company aims to bring solar power a major step nearer

Gonen Fink, CEO and co-founder of Pythagoras Solar aims to combine existing solar technologies with innovations in optics, semiconductor and mass manufacturing processes. Global warming, and rapid industrialization coupled with dwindling finite reservoirs of fossil fuel, are behind a worldwide …

Israel takes the lead in the cleantech revolution

The world may just be waking up to the need for clean technologies now, but Israel, with its scarce resources and need for independence, has been developing them for years.   From communications to software, to semiconductors, to medical devices …

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 …