BIRD Energy approves five US-Israel clean energy projects

BIRD Energy approves five US-Israel clean energy projects

The US Department of Energy and Israel’s Ministry of National Infrastructures, Energy and Water Resources, along with the Israel Innovation Authority, have announced the allocation of $4.8 million for five newly selected clean energy projects as part of the Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Energy program. BIRD Energy began in 2009 as a result of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 in the US. Since then, BIRD Energy has funded 37 projects, with a total investment of about $30 million, including the five selected projects announced today, which will leverage cost-share for a total project value […]