Ministers approve renewable energy quota shifts to photovoltaic sector

Co-Founder of Arava Power Company Yosef Abramowitz celebrates the Israli Government’s decision to increase the percentage of solar energy projects that will be allowed in a number of regions throughout the country. The Jerusalem Post announced this important decision today: … Continue reading

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Energiya Global Capital’s founder and CEO Yosef Abramowitz among this year’s recipients of Bonei Zion prize

Nefesh B’Nefesh Announces Recipients of Inaugural ‘Bonei Zion’ Prize Prizes awarded to Anglo Olim who have made a significant contribution to the State of Israel Jerusalem, Israel, January 13, 2014 – Nefesh B’Nefesh announced today the six recipients of its … Continue reading

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Israeli Green Energy Guru Goes to London

By Nathan Jeffay,The Jewish Chronicle Israel’s foremost green energy pioneer is visiting London next week, where he will propose, among other innovations, a “renewable energy” solution to the Iranian crisis. “Nuclear power is the power of war and solar power … Continue reading

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Gigawatt Global Signs Energy Deal in Rwanda

Gigawatt Global, Energiya Global Capital’s Dutch partner company has signed a Power Purchase Agreement that will soon lead to construction of an 8.5 megawatt, grid-connected solar field. The agreement was signed yesterday by the Minister of State in Charge of … Continue reading

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Rwanda’s President meets Energiya Global team on visit to Jerusalem

The Head of State was a guest of honour at an event hosted by Anne Heyman, the founder of Agahozo Shalom, alongside Yosef Abramowitz, the founder of Energiya Global, who have partnered to provide renewable energy to Agahozo Shalom Youth … Continue reading

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Jerusalem Post’s List of Most Influential Jews of 2013

Yosef Abramowitz President of Arava Power comes in at number 44. Israel’s solar energy pioneer makes the list for the third year in a row, finding himself among good company alongside Vagina Monologues play write Eve Ensler, Jerusalem mayor Nir … Continue reading

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Techonomy and the Solar Solution

It is not immediately obvious, if the unfinished, unpainted and sparse decor is any indication, that a handful of guys in jeans, t-shirts and sandals are changing the world – but they are. On the 26th floor of Google Israel’s … Continue reading

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Yosef Abramowitz Named as One of the Top 50 Most Influential Jews 2013 by The Jerusalem Post

Over the past year, Israel’s legendary “Captain Sunshine” Yosef Abramowitz has upgraded his vision of simply creating a solar powered Jewish state to harnessing energy from the sun’s rays for the vaster developing world. Recognizing his status as an American-Israeli … Continue reading

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CNN’s The Next List Features Solar Pioneer Yosef Abramowitz

Dr. Sanjay Gupta, host of CNN’s The Next List, features solar pioneer Yosef Abramowitz in a nationally televised broadcast across the United States on May 11, 2013. Abramowitz is the first Israeli to be featured on a show that profiles … Continue reading

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta, host of CNN’s The Next List, will feature solar pioneer Yosef Abramowitz in a nationally televised broadcast across the United States on Saturday, April 27th, at 2:30pm EST. Abramowitz is the first Israeli to be featured on … Continue reading

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