“BIRD Energy” An opportunity to submit U.S. – Israel Joint Renewable Energy Proposals

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), the Israel Ministry of Energy and Water Resources
and the BIRD Foundation have established “BIRD Energy”: a program for
U.S. – Israel joint renewable energy developments
“BIRD Energy” follows the same rules and procedures as BIRD.
Please refer to BIRD’s website for submission details – www.birdf.com
To be considered, a project proposal should include:
• R&D cooperation between two companies or cooperation between a company and a university/research
institution (one from the U.S. and one from Israel).
• Innovation in areas such as: Solar Power, Alternative Fuels, Advanced Vehicle Technologies, Smart
Grid, Wind Energy or any other Renewable Energy/Energy Efficiency technology.
• Significant commercial potential; the project outcome should lead to commercialization.
The maximum conditional grant is $1M per project.
Timetable and deadlines:
Executive Summary – Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Final Proposal – Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Decisions – November 2013
For further inquiries please contact:
In Israel: Ms. Limor Nakar-Vincent, limorn@birdf.com, Tel: 972-3-698-8315
In the U.S.: Ms. Andrea Yonah, andreay@birdf.com, Tel: 609-356-0305


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