Latest Ramat Negev Regional Council Stories

2008-08-12 09:01:28

By EHUD ZION WALDOKS Ramat Negev residents who install solar power systems in their homes will be eligible for discounts on building and real estate tax (arnona), according to an announcement last week by Ramat Negev Council head Shmulik Rifman and the Sunday solar power company. "We, the residents of the Negev, are the recipients of unlimited sunshine, and enjoy a rare opportunity to be the country's pioneers in the field of solar energy. Using solar energy in the settlements of...

Word of the Day
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.