24 Feb '14, 2pm

Israel’s Renewable Energy Sector at a Crossroads

Israel’s Renewable Energy Sector at a Crossroads

The committee, which is an inter-ministerial governmental body, argues this decision will help the country to achieve its national target for 10 percent electricity generation from renewable types of energy by 2020, and will lead to a savings of more than NIS 2 billion (US$564.2 million) over the next 20 years. In addition to these quota shifts, local press reports Environmental Protection Minister Amir Peretz is also pushing to transfer 60 MW of its biogas quota to solar PV, aiming for NIS 27 million (US$7.6 million) in cost savings. Following the committee’s decision, Energy, Water and National Infrastructures Minister Silvan Shalom verified the Israeli Government’s commitment to the 2020 electricity target, however added the level of electricity tariffs should remain within limits that do not threaten the economy and the cost of life. Wind Association Opposes Quota Shif...

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