Israel Takes Messianic Stance on the Rio+20 United Nations Conference
JUNE 17, 2012
billion ($365 million) for a decade of research and development, from jet fuel alternatives to oil-replacing technologies of all shapes and sizes. Israel is now home to over 100 alternative energy start-up companies and another 100 university-based research groups. Not bad for a young nation with slightly less people than New York City, and possibly up to 13 percen t of that population living abroad.