Methanol & Biofuels

Israeli startups and technology companies are at the forefront of biofuel and agricultural research and development, and considered world leaders on multiple fronts. New types of fuel and biomass crops as well as algae technologies are in development; improved methods for breeding, cultivating, and irrigating energy crops are positioning energy production at the forefront of the next generation of agriculture. innovative processes and catalysts for conversion of feedstock and waste into fuels are about to change the economics of biofuels.

Vehicle Taxation Incentive
10.10.16
On March 2016, the 3rd Green Taxation Inter-ministerial Committee released comprehensive policy recommendations to promote the use of oil substitutes through: economic incentives focus on the environmental benefit emphasis on the country's energy security The recommendations include a differentiated taxation policy (“...
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Fiat Local Test Bed
The Fuel Choices and smart mobility Initiative has signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), Iveco (a Brand of CNH Industrial) and Magneti Marelli (FCA Group) for cooperation in the development of natural gas based ...
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The New Standard for M15
A new standard for M15 (85% gasoline with 15% methanol) was issued by the Israeli Standard Institute. This is the first standard for low percentage methanol fuel issued outside of China.
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