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    Fueling the Future

    Prof. Jacob Karni and his team at the Weizmann Institute believe in using energy from the sun—as an alternative to burning fossil fuels such as oil, gas, and coal—to solve the world's energy needs.

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    Power without Pollution

    Prof. Igor Lubomirsky looks for ways to generate energy without self-destruction. He is especially interested in developing ways to store and transport wind and solar power. 

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    Better Energy for a Brighter Future

    Our rapidly changing climate makes it more imperative than ever to have reliable, affordable forms of energy. As head of the Institute's Alternative Energy Research Initiative, Prof. David Cahen is helping to make this happen – both through his own work and by issuing grants to Weizmann scientists pursuing alternative energy solutions.

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  • New Grant to Fuel Solar Energy Research

    The Helmsley Charitable Trust has announced a $15 million gift to fund joint research in solar energy and biofuels at the Weizmann Institute and the Technion. The massive, unique, multidisciplinary project has the goal of providing renewable energy options to Israel … and the world.

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    Israel's Solar Star Jacob Karni

    Israel21c profiles Prof. Jacob Karni, the Weizmann Institute scientist who has pioneered three separate solar technologies as he searches for sustainable sources of energy. His research has resulted in commercial solar-energy startups that are providing power while reducing pollution.

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    Ethiopia Adopts Israeli Day/Night Power System

    The developing world is in need of continual, reliable, power – and solar energy would be an ""ideal solution,"" except that it doesn't work at night, when electricity is most needed. Weizmann to the rescue! As <em>The Times of Israel</em> reports, Ethiopia is now using a Weizmann Institute technology that ""works 24/7 – even at night and when it's cloudy.""