About Eilat Eilot
Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy is proud to stand at the forefront of the green revolution in Israel. Creating the sun valley in the southern Arava.
The Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy is a public benefit company. It is owned by the kibbutzim of the Arava, JNF, and local industrial, developmental, and academic entities in Israel.
We strives to make the southern Arava region, a center for research, development and commercialization of renewable energy technologies. At the same time, the project aims to make the area energy independent and free from carbon emissions by 2025. With this project the region will become an international knowledge center.
Eilat-Eilot helps Israel achieve it’s 2025 renewable energy goals and strength Israeli cleantech around the world.
Therefore, now days we are producing 70% of daytime energy demand for the region. By 2025 we will produce 100% renewables 24/7.
Moreover, we are operating a technology incubator and venture capital “capital nature”. Creating new jobs among them: researchers, engineers, teachers and others.
This project is in cooperation with the Municipality of Eilat, the Eilot Regional Council and government ministries.
Eilat-Eilot Established a decentralized local power station from renewable energy. Currently there are 15 solar plants that supply 70% of electricity consumption of Eilat and the Arava region. See generation project map.
Eilat a smart city
Green neighborhood pilot program was launched in Eilat. It combines a variety of technologies to reduce energy consumption in the neighborhoods and to upgrade the existing infrastructure. For example, waste disposal, communications, lighting, education and energy management.
In addition a 30MW rooftop solar initiative owned by the citizens. The city also changed all the city lights to smart light.
Establishing CAPITAL NATURE Technology Incubator. The incubator is creating innovation and new jobs, in the field of cleantech and renewable energy. The shareholders are: The Chief Scientist, Rafael, Elbit, Finance Investments, Ben Gurion University etc.).
Eilat-Eilot established laboratory center which will constitute the regional hub for research and initiatives.
Off-Grid Technologies Center
Off-grid village platform for Israeli technology companies and young entrepreneurs, under real conditions. In addition the village is an instruction center for new business models, methodologies, technologies and services to the Off-Grid world. Now days we expend the project in Kenia with local commercial and NGO partners. Read more about our village.
Running the Bi-annual international conference for renewable energies and clean technologies.
Establishment of a national and international educational and training center. This way we produce a different learning experience and expose the students to the Arava Youth Competition
‘SUSTAINERGY– youth international conference and competition for excellence students.