'Israeli man conspired to help jihadi infiltrate into Israel to carry out terror attacks'
Israeli envoy Danon: Palestinians citing UN Secretary General to excuse terror
Hadar Goldin’s parents urge UN to help retrieve son’s remains from Gaza
Poll shows sharp decline in Palestinian support for third intifada
WATCH: Israeli firefighters rescue child hanging upside down from bridge
Turkey looking to warm ties with Egypt after trying with Israel
Police dog uncovers illegal weapons being smuggled from West Bank into Israel
Academics protest Bennett’s CHE actions, warn of 'crisis of confidence'
Labor Party votes to freeze two-state solution; Yacimovich boycotts vote
Ministers vote to increase punishments for employers of illegal residents
PM: Military aid package with US may not be completed during Obama’s term
Whisper down the lane
Israeli pop icon Gabi Shoshan found dead at 66
Springsteen Israel show frenzy grows
Concert Review: ADRIAN BELEW POWER TRIO
Basketball: Maccabi Tel Aviv lost for answers after Haifa mauling
Soccer: Tel Aviv derby stalemate costly for Maccabi
Super Bowl 50: Broncos or Panthers — which team is the chosen one?
Israel maintains Group I status
Coen brothers on Oscars diversity: We write what we know – Jews and Minnesotans
German Jews celebrate identity with ‘Jewrovision’ song contest
Anti-Semitic video shown at New York high school discontinued
For Kiev’s Jewish refugees, little thought about tomorrow
President Rouhani awards medals to negotiators of Iran deal
Several dual citizens in Iran face espionage charges
Hamas and Fatah make yet another try at reconciliation
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
Trudeau: Canada must move 'carefully' in lifting Iran sanctions
Israel's air force still keeps eye on Iran despite nuclear deal
Iran army chief: Missile program a threat to our enemies, Israel should know what that means
Report: Palestinian Authority arrests 5 pro-Iran operatives in West Bank
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take ISIS offline
Report: EgyptAir mechanic with ISIS ties planted bomb in Sinai plane crash
ISIS media claims fighters killed in Israeli airstrike in Sinai
Government gets cracking on lowering egg, dairy prices
MDA staffers study at sign language workshop
More Haredi men working, as Arab women drop out of labor force
Weather Roundup: Cold and rainy in an unusually dry winter
New Worlds" Haifa researchers carry out sensitive detection of DNA sequences
When gender makes a difference
6 infants in Israel die from crib death within 4 days
Israel Railways is going electric
On the streets of Haifa, anger and fear mar a sunny exterior
Israeli start-up aims to revolutionize mobile-based charitable giving
Zcash saves the world, Geek PicNic goes to Jerusalem and AOL innovates
'Israel to invest to track potential terrorists on social media'
Flug: Allowing foreign workers in keeps construction methods 'ancient'
A New Hampshire win is a must for 'nice guy' Ohio governor John Kasich
Does pro-Israel crowd ‘feel the Bern’? Sanders cites J Street, Zogby as advisers
Live from the primary: Our man in New Hampshire
Israeli Right rallies around Rubio
#CancelTelAviv: Twitter users calls on Jennifer Lopez to cancel reported Israel show
Modesty's newest fashion model: Hijarbie
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 5, 2016
Grapevine: A Jewish melting pot
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
What’s a podcast and how do I get it?
Taxicab Diplomacy: Obama vs. Trump
January 8: A misnomer
A salute to the convert
Germany’s Jews: A chronology of awareness and fear
TERRA INCOGNITA: Israel’s dangerous anti-strategic game
On securing Jerusalem
Blowing every which way, at the Red Sea Jazz Festival
Mark Twain – a guest at the Virginia Pavilion
The soldier in the Mukhabarat
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
‘I don’t call them works of art, I call them stories’
Arrivals: Go with the flow
Hassidism: Democratizing the mystical experience
Wrestling with humanity
Monday mingling in Jerusalem – at Shaon Horef
This week in Jerusalem
Speaking with Yeshiva University's Richard Joel
Yeshiva University tackles the modern questions
In Beit Shemesh, more than just a children’s library
Made in Israel: The little sensor that could
Technology: Opening doors for seniors
A groovy cut in time
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: לֹא פַּעַם, בַּקַיִץ
F-35 מְטוֹס הַקְרָב
חָדָש בִּנְמַל הַתְעוּפָה בֶּן-גוּרְיוֹן
The Grace of God
German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the Nazis
US Professor who said Christians, Muslims worship same God to leave school
Today in History: James Michener’s visit to the Holy Land
The Way to Defeat Anti-Zionism on University Campuses
Denominationalism is okay, suppressing it is not
Mutual Judeo-Christian spiritual foundation of Judaism and Christianity
Absolutely Relatively True
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Planting Trees for Ezra Schwartz
KKL-JNF Christmas Tree Distribution in Full Swing
Senior Chinese Foresters Visit Israel
Prime Minister of Albania Plants 80th Tree in Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
President of Ukraine Plants Olive Tree at Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
Solar Panels Installed on KKL-JNF Offices' Roof in Jerusalem
23rd Beekeepers Conference Salutes KKL-JNF Professionals
Five Years after the Fire, the Carmel is Green Again
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
Arava Open Day 2016
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.08.2016 | 29 Shevat, 5776
Following a permit discrepancy and backlash from environmental groups, drilling will continue to see if commercially-viable liquid oil is underneath the Golan Heights.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Ministry says such steps are necessary, because low oil price worldwide is making natural gas a more expensive option, despite environmental advantages.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN,SHARON UDASIN,NIV ELIS
The $23.7 million field, located about 60 km. from Kigali in Rwanda's Rwamagana district, supplies about 6 percent of the country's power and is expected to harness the sun's light for 25 years.
By SHARON UDASIN
CEO of Australian Livestock Exporters’ Council says Australian livestock exporters take several steps to make the trips comfortable for animals.
The bill proposes more regulations and licensing for exterminators, as well as heavy fines and potential jail time for violators.
A virtual rendition of the path is now available to nature lovers near and far.
Agriculture Ministry launches website and app to tell the story behind thousands of Israeli trees.
Among the charges being brought against the defendants are severe circumstances of water pollution, hazardous waste dumping and littering in a public domain.
Due to the heavy pollution levels, the Environmental Protection Ministry advised that sensitive population members, including those with heart and lung conditions, the elderly, children and pregnant
An effort is now underway to upgrade the existing system in cooperation with the Environmental Protection Ministry.
On Sunday, the Central District Committee finalized the agreement with its approval, officially canceling the resort plans and green-lighting the national park's establishment.
Mayor Ron Huldai praised the plan for “specifically laying out which and how many sites will be preserved for the future and for the city’s residents.
Ministry officials gathered in the northern coastal city to present the first quarterly report of the National Action Plan for the Haifa Bay Area.
The river is receiving 1.1 million cubic meters of standard drinking water annually to boost its flow.
The issue recently became a hot-button matter when Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's dog Kaiya spent time in municipal quarantine.
By restructuring the municipality's transportation flow, the city hopes to achieve an 84% reduction in nitrogen oxides and 83% drop in PM2.5 emissions.
The area, which is largely under the ownership of KKL-JNF, contains ecologically sensitive and serves as a green lung for the region.
The decision impacts the country's two power plants that still operate predominantly on coal.
Hope is that expected weekend storm will boost the basin above the lower red line.
"This is a crucial decision for the park," CEO says.
Homeowners who fail to prevent the spread of red palm weevils will face a NIS 730 fine, the cost for the city to take care of treatment
The bill, proposed by MK Eitan Broshi (Zionist Union), calls for setting national targets for producing electricity from renewable energy sources.
About 9,000 apartments have been marketed since the city’s construction began following an initial government decision five years ago, the PMO said.
White flakes cover peaks of northern mountain, Ramon Crater; yellow sands of Negev blanketed in white.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Naor Yerushalmi – CEO of Life and Environment says COP-21 is "a business opportunity that our government has missed."
"Over the past century, there has been a dramatic decline in various kinds of birds of prey in Israel," experts say.
With the vast majority of people not taking part in such activities, only 13% said they were engaged in environmental-social efforts, while 1% said they were uncertain.
Natural resource loss could spur violence, disease spread in the region, says INSS senior research fellow Dr. Oded Eran.
"Air pollution is not a matter of convenience and quality of life, but of health and life."
Former antitrust commissioner: Monopoly may be overpowering policymakers
Environmentalist argues that conveying brine to the Dead Sea could cause irreparable damage to the basin.
Adam Teva V'Din executive director Amit Bracha writes to French Foreign Affairs and International Development Minister Laurent Fabius.
From 2008 to 2013, landfilling prices rose at certain sites by as much as 100 percent – a phenomenon that the Environment Ministry attributed to the lack of competition among service providers.
Exhibition and conference organized in Tel Aviv for the third year in a row by the Fuel Choices Initiative in the Prime Minister's Office.
Eilat airport was temporarily closed Thursday morning.
Haze to gradually clear today and tomorrow; Experts concerned by weather patterns.
High winds, large concentrations of dust forecast for Wednesday.
Gabbay: ‘We must reduce emissions and ensure long-term energy stability.’
Weather conditions force Jordanian plane from Dubai to make emergency landing in Tel Aviv.
Kisii County governor pushes for increased cooperation between countries in meeting with Israeli ambassador to Kenya.
“This resolution will help ensure that KKL’s pro-environmental stance against fracking and in-situ retorting [oil extraction] will remain regardless of what politician is running the organization.”
Bird undergoing treatment at Israeli wildlife hospital.
Entrepreneur launches app connecting truckers, shippers to exploit unused cargo capacity.
Tel Aviv University researchers have discovered that a chemical commonly contained in sunscreens and other cosmetics may be very bad for the environment.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
“The sewage discharge constituted a real danger to beachgoers and to the land and marine ecosystems,” ministry statement says.
Registration for the new allocations is open to all entrepreneurs interested in building photovoltaic power plants.
“Land contamination by hazardous substances has become in recent years one of the most severe environmental hazards in Israel," says green NGO.
“We pay less attention to the seasonal ticking – partly because we live in an artificial environment of ‘constant summers’ with steady temperatures and available lighting.
State assemblyman: We’re going "to do business with the State of Israel."
Mapal CEO: If we can reduce the energy cost of wastewater treatment, why are they not chasing after us?
NGO petitions High Court, noting that conservation would lead to dramatic economic, environmental benefits.
The final terms of the deal approved on Sunday, however, are considerably different from the most recently proposed version, particularly with regard to the NIS 190m. portion of the funds.
Forecasts show scattered rains continuing Wednesday, thunderstorms expected in Negev.
Residents identify source of sewage leak as the sewage treatment plant in the Rehovot Science Park.
While the bird migration season continues in the coming days, observers will be able to witness tens of thousands of migratory animals – like eagles, pelicans and hawks in Israel's skies.
A burst pipe leaks raw sewage into the southern-central Nahal Lachish resulting in the death of the areas fish in droves.
Similar to each year, as child bicyclists and pedestrians take over the country’s major arteries, the nation’s urban centers experienced much more breathable air for the duration of the holiday.
MK Tamar Zandberg (Meretz), chairwoman of the Knesset’s Social-Environmental Lobby, called the approved plan "no more than lip service."
Participant nations in COP- 21 are aiming to achieve a legally binding and universal agreement to ensure that global warming does not surpass 2°.
US Ambassador Dan Shapiro launches nationwide cleanup efforts on Thursday with embassy staff members.
One of the main Environmental Protection Ministry recommendations involves setting a target of 30-percent greenhouse gas emissions reductions by 2030.
Why and how these sandstorms began at this time of year – and ultimately blew south from Syrian desert to Israel and its neighbors – has puzzled meteorologists.
The Basra reed warbler suffered destruction during the Gulf War.
The ministry, which published its findings in its 2014 Air Quality Report, found exceptionally high nitrogen dioxide levels near all central traffic arteries in the big cities.
Germany’s Franz Bairlein: There’s been a dramatic decrease in fowl heading to the trans-Saharan region.
Expert says it may be too early to truly know how the discovery of the Egyptian Zohr field will impact Israeli exports.
U2 frontman Bono pays a visit to American-owned Gigawatt Global facility in Rwanda.
Developing new sources critical to quenching region’s thirst, says Water Authority.
Jerusalem lags behind other major cities in recycling sector.
The portable, household "anaerobic digesters" can be taken along if people living in ramshackle huts or tent dwellers decide to move or relocate.
Beersheba campus installs solar charging stations for mobile devices as part of Green Campus initiative.
Many local authorities exploit the current circumstances and provide exorbitant property tax assessments for solar roof installations, say petitioners.
Ben Mordechai, whose Ashdod ORL refinery was among the first Israeli industrial plants to connect to natural gas in 2005.
The problem is by no means a new one in the capital, having been in existence since Ehud Olmert’s reign as mayor, if not before.
By KEREN PREISKEL
Construction threatens Jerusalem’s only protected woodland hill.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Cold temperatures are forecast throughout the country; rain storms also expected Tuesday night in areas ranging from central Israel to the Negev desert.
If bill passes Knesset approval, Israeli households will see a drop in water prices caused by VAT reductions.
According to the agreement, the Israel Nature and Parks Authority will be responsible for financially compensating the developer that had been slated to build the resort on the beach.
Report included a detailed study of food waste in Israel – the first comprehensive study of its kind.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
“This is only the first stage in the general prohibition of truck movement and parking in Haifa, and an additional step in creating a greener Haifa," says Haifa mayor.
In September, the government approved a program to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent by 2030.
By HERB KEINON
Avi Gabbay must support the cabinet decision and not oppose it, Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein says
By LAHAV HARKOV
She is replacing Danny Atar, who resigned from the Knesset after being elected chairman of Keren Kayemet LeIsrael.
“I have trouble believing you would agree to be a central player in such a devious act,” Knesset Economics Committee chairman Eitan Cabel said.
Rivlin in Prague: Jerusalem is united – that’s a fact.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
At the top of the list is to eradicate poverty in all its forms everywhere, end hunger, promote gender equality and combat climate change by 2030.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Electricity demand breaks records, hundreds treated at hospitals, flights canceled.
Dedicated conservationists battle to keep Israel’s sea turtles from extinction.
By PAUL ALSTER
Nature is changing right before our eyes and the Volcani Center – under the direction of Yoram Kapulnik – is developing new ways to grow the food we need.
By BARRY DAVIS
HomeBiogas has developed a self-assembled backyard biogas system that turns kitchen waste and livestock manure into usable cooking gas and liquid fertilizer.
By YONATAN SREDNI
Seth M. Siegel takes a comprehensive look at Israel’s role as a "water superpower."
A more dangerous trade has developed in Ma'aleh Adumim's neighboring Arab villages over the past 12 years: burning trash to extract metal for resale.
In addition to planting trees and holding Tu Bishvat Seders, no day is more fitting then Tu Bishvat to deal with pressing environmental issues facing the State of Israel.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The campaign against the vacation village sends out a clear message in favor of civic responsibility and the empowerment of the “little guy” that is thee foundation of a healthy democracy.
The climate crisis is here and will only get worse if we do not implement changes in the way we consume energy.
By RACHEL AZARIA
Unsurprisingly, Israel was ranked number one last year in the Global Clean-Tech Innovation Index.
Israel and its neighbors are facing formidable challenges presented by climate change. And the solutions can be found only through cooperation and the sharing of resources.
How bleak is our future?
By BRIAN BLUM