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How Did the Controversial Gas Deal Save Israel?

How Did the Controversial Gas Deal Save Israel?

Prof. Sheshinki of Hebrew University explains how long debated new deal breaks monopoly, rescues Israeli natural gas market.Eliran Aharon, 18/08/2015 16:26
Cabinet Passes Deal to Break Up Gas Monopoly

Cabinet Passes Deal to Break Up Gas Monopoly

Energy minister says deal will stop monopoly on offshore gas, provide energy security to state and millions to its coffers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/06/2015 20:13
Kahlon Stays Out of Natural Gas Controversy

Kahlon Stays Out of Natural Gas Controversy

Citing friendship with partner in Tamar gas field, Kahlon excludes himself from process despite having promised to break monopoly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/05/2015 21:38
Ministry: Money Starts Flowing in from Gas Fields

Ministry: Money Starts Flowing in from Gas Fields

Israel took in NIS 744 million ($188 million) in royalties for offshore gas fields – a 39% increase over the year before.Yaakov Levi , 01/03/2015 19:29
Israel to Sell Gas to Egypt

Israel to Sell Gas to Egypt

Officials behind the Tamar gas field on Sunday signed a memorandum of understanding to supply Egypt with Israeli gas.Moshe Cohen, 19/10/2014 16:59
Israel Shopping for Warships to Protect Gas Fields

Israel Shopping for Warships to Protect Gas Fields

Israel is out shopping for new warships to protect the new Tamar gas field that has just come online to supply natural gas to the nation.Chana Ya'ar, 04/04/2013 12:02
Tamar Gas Field Not Enough to Prevent Price Hike

Tamar Gas Field Not Enough to Prevent Price Hike

Israelis will still have to pay more for electricity next month, though the huge Tamar gas field has come online. Chana Ya'ar, 31/03/2013 12:42
Natural Gas begins to Flow from 'Tamar'

Natural Gas begins to Flow from 'Tamar'

Four years after drilling began, gas from the platform 80 km off the Haifa shore is flowing to Ashdod., 30/03/2013 23:11
Israel's Proven Gas Revenues: NIS 20b

Israel's Proven Gas Revenues: NIS 20b

This year's state financial report includes an estimate of Israel's rights to oil and gas discovery revenues. Amount: NIS 20.3 billion.Chana Ya'ar, 10/05/2012 09:02
Natural Gas Discovered at Dolphin I

Natural Gas Discovered at Dolphin I

Natural gas has been discovered at Dolphin 1, located in the eastern Mediterranean waters 110 kilometers west of Haifa.Chana Ya'ar, 06/11/2011 16:10
Turkey Threatens to Seek Gas Off Cyprus 'Soon'

Turkey Threatens to Seek Gas Off Cyprus 'Soon'

As Israel began drilling in the Tamar natural gas field, Turkey announced that it, too, may soon begin - off the coast of northern Cyprus. Chana Ya'ar, 19/09/2011 21:52