Solar Energy in Israel - Links and Resources

Updated: July 25, 2008

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Israeli Solar Energy Forums / Groups

Facebook: Bring Solar Power to Israel


Xing: Israeli technologies HiTech CleanTech and Alternative Energy

Cleantech Israel

Israel Energy Forum (in Hebrew)

Tapuz Forum for Renewable Clean Energy (in Hebrew)

TheMarker Cafe Forum for Renewable Enegry (in Hebrew)


International Solar Energy Forums / Groups

Facebook Groups

Americans for Alternative Energy

Californians for Solar and Clean Energy

Solar Energy Professional Network

Students for Solar Energy

Support Clean, Renewable Solar Energy for the World

Solar Jobs

SWITCH [Solar and Wind Initiative Towards CHange]

Young Professionals in Renewable Energy

The Environmental Site - Solar Energy Forum

Alternative Energy Forums - Solar Photovoltaics


Solar Energy News Sites
Solar Today (via Yahoo news feed)

Renewable Energy World

Cleantech Newswire

Science Daily: Solar Energy News

US Department of Energy - EERE News


Solar Energy and Alternative Energy Blogs
Cleantech Investing in Israel

Green Prophet - Forecasts on Israel's Environment

The Grass is Greener on our side

Peak Oil Israel (in Hebrew)

Clean Break

Energy Outlook

Cleantech blog


Solar Energy Israeli Academic Research
Ben-Gurion University National Solar Energy Center


Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
15th Sede Boqer Symposium on Solar Electricity Production



Israeli Government Sites
Israel Ministry of National Infrastructure - Energy Conservation Projects


Israel Ministry of National Infrastructure - The tender of Solar Power Plants ( 03/2008 )


Public Utlity Authority - Decision on Photovoltaic Electric (6/2008)


Israel Electric Company - Documents related to Small Photovoltaic System Decision



Educational Resources
Wikipedia: Solar Energy

PowerPedia: Solar Energy

BuildItSolar: Solar Energy Projects for Do It Yourselfers

Energy Information Administration - EIA - Official Energy Statistics from the U.S. Government

Kyocera Solar FAQ

Energy Quest (for Kids)

EIA Energy Kids Page

How does a Stirling engine work? (home experiment)

California Solar Center: Passive Solar History

Jacob Richman's Hotsites - Educational Websites about Energy

1981 Solar Energy Israeli Postage Stamp



Solar Energy in Israel
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