Press Coverage in 2013

BIRD Makes Matches for Israeli Tech and US Business

The Binational Industrial Research and Development Foundation searches out promising technology and brings it to the attention of American companies

Some of the biggest companies in the US are joining with Israeli start-ups and veteran companies on a variety of new tech projects, to be funded partially by grants from the BIRD Foundation.

David Shamah
June 20, 2013
©2013 The Times of Israel

On the Way to True Energy Independence

It is critical that we continue in the development of renewable energies, and not be seduced by the momentary, intoxicating enjoyment of the flow of gas to the Ashkelon Coast.

Eitan Yudilevich, PhD
April 16, 2013, 9:19
(Translation from the Hebrew original Calcalist article)

Anchoring Israel – Jordan Cooperation

A recent report by the World Bank examines the feasibility of the Red Sea–Dead Sea Conduit project, based on cooperation between Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority.

The report shows that the project – the main goal of which is saving the Dead Sea, combined with water desalination and electricity production – is technically feasible, but environmental concerns still remain.

Eitan Yudilevich, PhD
Feb. 19, 2013, 9:15 AM
The Marker (published originally in Hebrew)