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Israel’s  Culture of  Innovation February 2011
Israel - Country ID Main Cities:  Jerusalem, Tel-Aviv, Haifa,  Be’er Sheva GDP: $201.0 Billion (2010 est.) ‏ Population: ~...
Eco-System
<ul><li>Netafim - drip (low volume) irrigation </li></ul><ul><li>Given Imaging  - Ingestible video camera </li></ul><ul><l...
Why Cleantech? <ul><li>World Growing Demand </li></ul><ul><li>Energy Independence </li></ul><ul><li>Preservation of the En...
Israel’s  Renewable Energy Overview
Renewable Energy in Israel <ul><li>“ Solar energy is the largest and most impressive source of energy in our world” </li><...
Energy Innovation History 15 lost years for solar thermal National lab setup Luz I Solar water heaters
The Government Program R&D HR World Markets Local Market <ul><li>Established in 2006, the program  </li></ul><ul><li>aims ...
R&D HR World Markets Human Capital <ul><li>Development of courses and academic curricula focused on the water and renewabl...
<ul><li>Establishment of water and renewable energy R&D centers in the Negev. </li></ul><ul><li>Office of the Chief Scient...
Sample project lifecycle Renewable Energy Technology Center
<ul><li>Current Installations:  100 MW (PV - Small Home, Medium Commercial) </li></ul><ul><li>National Targets:  (5%) 850 ...
Government  Feed-In-Tariff R&D HR World Markets Local Market Quota (MW) FIT (NIS) Technology 50 135  300 2.01 (↓50KW) (↓5M...
<ul><li>Utilize commercial attaches’ network abroad. </li></ul><ul><li>Sign joint ventures with international partners & i...
Eilat-Eilot
WATEC 2011 The 6 th  International Water & Environmental Control Technologies Exhibition and the 3 rd  International Confe...
Local Market Highlights
Innovation in Cleantech Source: Cleantech Group 100 Publication, Oct. 2010 Two of the five winners of the GE Ecomagination...
<ul><li>Solar Energy:  </li></ul><ul><li>Thermal energy production </li></ul><ul><li>Heat-powered air conditioning </li></...
Wind <ul><li>Wind: </li></ul><ul><li>Variable wind </li></ul><ul><li>Elastic </li></ul><ul><li>Compound materials </li></u...
<ul><li>Energy Efficiency:  </li></ul><ul><li>Green building materials </li></ul><ul><li>Monitoring devices </li></ul><ul>...
<ul><li>Bio-fuels & Energy From Waste: </li></ul><ul><li>A combination of many fields are used in order to improve commerc...
Challenges Ahead <ul><li>Mind set </li></ul><ul><li>Innovation </li></ul><ul><li>Business models </li></ul><ul><li>Interna...
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Israel new tech (energy) feb. 2011

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A presentation on Israel's energy sector, from Israel NewTech, a government program dedicated to furthering Israel's water and energy sectors.

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Israel new tech (energy) feb. 2011

  1. 1. Israel’s Culture of Innovation February 2011
  2. 2. Israel - Country ID Main Cities: Jerusalem, Tel-Aviv, Haifa, Be’er Sheva GDP: $201.0 Billion (2010 est.) ‏ Population: ~ 7.4 millions Area: 22,000 sqkm
  3. 3. Eco-System
  4. 4. <ul><li>Netafim - drip (low volume) irrigation </li></ul><ul><li>Given Imaging - Ingestible video camera </li></ul><ul><li>Intel’s Centrino and Pentium 4 microprocessors </li></ul><ul><li>M System’s Disk on Key and Disk on Chip flash memory </li></ul><ul><li>GE Healthcare’s portable cardiac ultrasound system </li></ul><ul><li>The Phillips Brilliance CT Scanner </li></ul><ul><li>IP Telephony invented by founders of Vocal Tec </li></ul><ul><li>AOL Instant Messenger ICQ </li></ul><ul><li>Zip compression technology </li></ul>Where Breakthroughs Happen
  5. 5. Why Cleantech? <ul><li>World Growing Demand </li></ul><ul><li>Energy Independence </li></ul><ul><li>Preservation of the Environment </li></ul>
  6. 6. Israel’s Renewable Energy Overview
  7. 7. Renewable Energy in Israel <ul><li>“ Solar energy is the largest and most impressive source of energy in our world” </li></ul><ul><li>David Ben Gurion 1955 </li></ul>
  8. 8. Energy Innovation History 15 lost years for solar thermal National lab setup Luz I Solar water heaters
  9. 9. The Government Program R&D HR World Markets Local Market <ul><li>Established in 2006, the program </li></ul><ul><li>aims at promoting Israel’s Water and </li></ul><ul><li>Renewable Energy Sector </li></ul><ul><li>Strengthening human capital </li></ul><ul><li>Promoting research and development </li></ul><ul><li>Supporting local implementations </li></ul><ul><li>Increasing exports and investments </li></ul>
  10. 10. R&D HR World Markets Human Capital <ul><li>Development of courses and academic curricula focused on the water and renewable energy sectors. </li></ul><ul><li>Awarding scholarships for advanced studies. </li></ul><ul><li>Establishment of courses for enrichment and retraining of academics in the sector. </li></ul><ul><li>Vocational training. </li></ul><ul><li>Promote the water and renewable energy sectors as career opportunities. </li></ul>Local Market
  11. 11. <ul><li>Establishment of water and renewable energy R&D centers in the Negev. </li></ul><ul><li>Office of the Chief Scientist tools to assist new technological initiatives. </li></ul><ul><li>Research grants for renewable energy projects with potential for commercial applications. </li></ul>R&D HR World Markets R&D Activities Local Market
  12. 12. Sample project lifecycle Renewable Energy Technology Center
  13. 13. <ul><li>Current Installations: 100 MW (PV - Small Home, Medium Commercial) </li></ul><ul><li>National Targets: (5%) 850 MW by 2014 </li></ul><ul><li> (10%) 3500 MW by 2020 </li></ul>R&D Local Market HR World Markets Local Market Electricity Supply Tenders: “ Ashalim Project” – Accountant General Office Schedule: ST tender closed in Q1/2011. Final Decision Q2/2011 PV tender in shortlist Q3/2011 Technology: CST 110MW x 2 PV 30MW Land Tenders: “ Timna Project” – Land Authority Land for 50 MW CST
  14. 14. Government Feed-In-Tariff R&D HR World Markets Local Market Quota (MW) FIT (NIS) Technology 50 135 300 2.01 (↓50KW) (↓5MW) tbd (1.49~2.01) 1.49 PV Home Small commercial Future additional quota Large scale 500 1.05 (↓60 MW) 0.96 (↑60 MW) Solar Thermal (CST) 30 1.69 (↓10KW) 1.25 (↑10-50 KW) Wind (home, small commercial) tbd (Q3/2010) Wind Large scale Other (Bio-mass, etc.) 50 MW tbd (↓5MW) New Technologies
  15. 15. <ul><li>Utilize commercial attaches’ network abroad. </li></ul><ul><li>Sign joint ventures with international partners & institutes. </li></ul><ul><li>Leverage standardization as a marketing tool. </li></ul><ul><li>Participation in international events. </li></ul><ul><li>Promote local conferences. </li></ul>R&D Local Market HR World Markets Penetrating World Markets
  16. 16. Eilat-Eilot
  17. 17. WATEC 2011 The 6 th International Water & Environmental Control Technologies Exhibition and the 3 rd International Conference WATEC Israel 2011 Tel Aviv Exhibition Center Tel Aviv, Israel, November 15-17, 2011
  18. 18. Local Market Highlights
  19. 19. Innovation in Cleantech Source: Cleantech Group 100 Publication, Oct. 2010 Two of the five winners of the GE Ecomagination Challenge 2010 for powering the grid are companies from Israel– GridON and WinFlex . Source: GE Ecomagination Challenge for powering the grid 
  20. 20. <ul><li>Solar Energy: </li></ul><ul><li>Thermal energy production </li></ul><ul><li>Heat-powered air conditioning </li></ul><ul><li>Water heaters </li></ul><ul><li>Photovoltaic </li></ul><ul><li>BIPV </li></ul>Solar
  21. 21. Wind <ul><li>Wind: </li></ul><ul><li>Variable wind </li></ul><ul><li>Elastic </li></ul><ul><li>Compound materials </li></ul><ul><li>Light weight </li></ul><ul><li>Retrofit </li></ul>
  22. 22. <ul><li>Energy Efficiency: </li></ul><ul><li>Green building materials </li></ul><ul><li>Monitoring devices </li></ul><ul><li>Power-efficient lighting </li></ul><ul><li>Smart grid </li></ul><ul><li>Smart heating </li></ul>Energy Efficiency
  23. 23. <ul><li>Bio-fuels & Energy From Waste: </li></ul><ul><li>A combination of many fields are used in order to improve commercial crops that can serve as resources for the mass production of bio-fuels. </li></ul><ul><li>Agricultural and animal waste </li></ul><ul><li>Domestic waste </li></ul><ul><li>Jathropha </li></ul><ul><li>Algae </li></ul>Bio-fuels
  24. 24. Challenges Ahead <ul><li>Mind set </li></ul><ul><li>Innovation </li></ul><ul><li>Business models </li></ul><ul><li>International cooperation </li></ul><ul><li>Standards and Best practices </li></ul>
  25. 25. Thank you

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