Cities starting to take environmental issues more seriously
According to a document prepared by the Health Ministry for the discussion, various kinds of building plans necessitate risk assessment of their ramifications for health.
Environmental Protection Minister Erdan warns that passengers not using cell phones are exposed both to noise and radiation that exceeds allowable levels.
Wes Myers, a veteran scientist at the Los Alamos National Laboratory in the U.S., analyzes the various options for reactors built deep under the surface of the earth, as well as underground facilities for the treatment of nuclear waste.
Project aims to shore up 13 kilometers of coastline.
Although source of quake was almost 800 kilometers from Israel, dozens of residents reported that they felt the trembling.
Sources in Bedouin communities and the government say the solar-energy projects can be used to accelerate the resolution of land disputes.
Just 16 percent of endangered flowersin Israel are protected by law.
Volunteers came out across the country to take part in the inaugural national cleanup day.
The state has presented the High Court of Justice a reply to a petition against the construction of a water purification plant for the settlement of Ofra on land that is privately owned by Palestinians.