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[28 Dec 2010 | No Comment | 3,769 views]

“PG&E, California Energy and Demand Response”
Boaz Ur, who is managing the Demand Response Program for Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) which is one of the largest electric and gas utilities in the united states, talked about the California energy environment, PG&E and PG&E’s demand response program and how Israeli startup companies can work with them.
The event and was co-sponsored by ICV (Israel Cleantech Ventures and the Alfred Akirov Institute for Business & the Environment in TAU.

We will be holding a closed roundtable session with Boaz for startups in the energy …

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[20 Apr 2010 | One Comment | 3,753 views]

Yosef Abramowitz, CEO of Arava Power shares the story of how Arava Power surpassed hurdles and red tape to become a leader Israeli solar power developer, the general state of solar PV and solar thermal technologies, Israel’s thriving cleantech sector and its growth as a future cleantech leader.

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[11 Apr 2010 | 3 Comments | 5,717 views]
Cleantech & Israel – The Quest for Smarts

Albert Einstein once said “only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.” He must have been talking about how we use energy. How can it be that we build dangerous coal mines, burn that coal in power plants while emitting NOx, SOx, mercury and other toxins into our air and water, and build vast networks of overhead transmission cables across hundreds of kilometers and into people’s homes, just so we can have the pleasure of turning on a light bulb in our living room?