News – 2020

DOE, Israel’s Ministry of Energy, and Israel Innovation Authority Announce  U.S.-Israel Energy Center Winners

MARCH 8, 2020
$27.6M awarded to three U.S.-Israeli consortia in the areas of Fossil Energy, Energy Storage, and Energy-Water Nexus
On Friday, March 6, 2020, U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette and Israel’s Minister of Energy Dr. Yuval Steinitz announced three winners to receive up to $27.6 million under the U.S.-Israel Energy Center competitive funding opportunity. Three consortia, comprised of U.S. and Israeli organizations, will undertake five years of research, development, and commercialization of innovative energy technologies in the fossil energy, energy storage, and energy-water nexus sectors. The total value of these three projects with cost-shared arrangements could reach $55.2 million. Each project will be negotiated with the partners under conditions set forth by the BIRD Foundation, and subject to appropriations
English: BIRD-Energy-Center-Announcement-March-8-2020 (pdf)
Hebrew: https://www.gov.il/he/departments/news/bird_energycenter_080320


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