During the past week, alternative investment marketplace, SecondMarket announced its launch of operations in Israel. The site offers Israeli companies an alternative to VC funding. BrightSource Energy broke ground on the Ivanpah solar plant in California and the US Chamber of Commerce launched the first American-Israeli business council. For these stories and more, see this week’s headlines below.
1. Israel’s Solar Power Wars
5. SecondMarket First Expansion Into Israel
10. New Israeli technology weighs trucks without stopping