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  12/2/2012, Kislev 18, 5773

Ministers Promote 300 Megawatts of Solar Energy


The Ministerial Committee on Renewable Energy endorsed, Sunday, a proposal by Energy and Water Minister Uzi Landau to increase the nation's solar electricity production capacity by 300 megawatts. The ceiling was diverted from the ceiling for the production of wind power.

The committee also accepted a proposal by the minister to promote facilities in Judea and Samaria (Shomron). The goal is to recruit the relevant government offices to promote renewable energy.