The installations amounted to NIS 5 million; installation costs ranged from NIS 50,000 to NIS 80,000.
One small step for space agencies, one giant leap for private commercial space missions.
One team is lobbying for legislation that could make the entire country 100% solar-energy-reliant by 2030, at least during daytime hours.
Yosef Abramowitz, Dorit Banet see strides in southern Arava as model for rest of country
The power plant will contribute significantly to Israel’s target of making 10% of the country’s electricity supply renewable by 2020, and 17% by 2030, according to Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz.
With the new recruits, approximately 50 employees are employed in the Israeli company.
Solar inverters are a critical component for the conversion of DC power produced by solar panels into AC power, suitable for the electric grid.
The price of a solar energy system installed on the roof of a private house with an area of 100-120 sq.m. is between NIS 50,000 and NIS 100,000.
The projects are expected to generate revenues of NIS 20 million per year.
The tech giant said that Israel is a "technological superpower."