The Ma'ale Gilboa Renewable Energy Wind Farm
The Shlomo Shmeltzer Visitors Center
Sunday to Thursday
8:30 am to 4:00 pm
To 12:00 (winter time)
To 2pm (daylight saving time)
Saturday and Holidays – closed.
Wind turbines take advantage of the kinetic energy of the wind to generate electricity. Wind is an available renewable natural resource. Every year tens of thousands of wind turbines are built throughout the world.
Pumped Storage is a hydro-electric power plant utilizing differences in natural topography and serves as a tool for storing energy.
Silicon based photovoltaic panels generate electricity directly from the sun’s rays. Solar power panels take advantage of a natural, permanent, unlimited source: the sun.