energy ministry

natural gas
Lebanon on edge as Israel considers natural gas near disputed waters

Lebanese MP Kassem Hachem called the decision to begin explorations in Block 72 "piracy" and a "declaration of war."

29/06/2020
Energy Ministry: Fuel prices in Israel to rise by 23 agorot this week

One liter of 95 octane gasoline will now sell for NIS 5.44 including tax, after an additional 4.41% rise was already announced by the ministry.

Gas station
Coronavirus causes fuel prices to drop in Israel, Energy Ministry says

One liter of 95 RON octane gasoline will cost NIS 4.89 including VAT, marking a reduction of NIS 1.03 or 17.4% since March.

The Leviathan natural gas field
Fault identified at offshore Leviathan gas platform

The Energy Ministry said on Saturday night that all natural gas will be gradually emptied from the offshore platform.

14/03/2020
Energy minister: Israel stopped 'very serious' cyber attack on power plant

Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz said the attempted attack was detected "a few months ago."

29/01/2020
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis are seen foll
The East Med agreement opens a new chapter of cooperation

Israel, Greece and Cyprus have enjoyed cordial relations for over a decade. This agreement will take their alliance to the next level.

Israel green lights hundreds of wind turbines in north

The agreement will enable the development of several projects in northern Israel, the ministries said, which are currently in the project planning phase and will be implemented in the coming years.

01/01/2020
Clean Energy Israel
BIRD Energy to fund 7 Israel-US clean energy projects

Each project is conducted by a US-Israeli partnership, and the selected projects address energy challenges and opportunities, focusing on commercializing clean energy technologies.

24/12/2019
An illustration of Energean's FPSO
Energean confirms ‘excellent’ gas discovery in Israeli waters

The latest discovery follows exploration drilling 700 meters north of the original Karish North penetration between mid-March and April at the cost of $25 million.

04/11/2019
Subscribe for our daily newsletter
Subscribe for our daily newsletter

By subscribing I accept the terms of use