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BGU Makes a Difference in Solar Energy

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BGU and University of Michigan to Partner on Renewable Energy

BGU and U-M sign a memorandum of understanding to work together on renewable energy technologies with an emphasis on solar energy, liquid fuels and thermoelectricity. more »

Solar-Powered Desalination Brings Relief to Parched Farms

NBC News -- BGU researchers have developed a nanofiltration technology that removes salt from water while retaining the minerals most beneficial to crops. more »

Solar Research Blooms in the Negev

The Ben-Gurion National Solar Energy Center at BGU is bringing innovation to the world of solar power. more »

The Colorado-Israel Connection

In a Denver Post opinion piece, Jacob Dayan, who is nearing the end of his term as consul general of Israel to the Southwest United States, reflects upon the cooperation between Israel, particularly with BGU, and Colorado. more »

Can Tech Make the Desert Bloom Again?

Just in time for Earth Day, Michael Kanellos of GreenTech Media gives an overview of how BGU and its Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research are helping people learn to live in parched environments. more »


A Solar-Powered Kibbutz

ZenithSolar, an Israeli start-up, launched a solar farm at Kibbutz Yavne based on technology developed by BGU's Prof. David Faiman, making it possible to reduce reliance on fossil fuels. more »

Prof. David Faiman Explains How His Solar Technology Works

BGU professor David Faiman's solar panels are paving the way to a bright future. more »

What's In Store for Israel's Energy Future?

See how BGU is leading the next 40 years. more »