The plan, which is expected to save the Israeli economy $8 billion, is part of Israel's effort to meet its commitments from last year's United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris.
A climate agreement that seeks to reduce greenhouse gases emissions blamed for global warming was signed in Paris by 196 countries, including Israel. More ▸
By Marcy Oster
Fifty Jewish leaders signed a pledge to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in advance of Tu b’Shvat. More ▸
By Ben Harris
Thirty-three Jewish organizational leaders signed on to a statement committing to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 14 percent within three years. More ▸