Iron dome protects the NY power grid!


Now that I have your attention, let me tell you how Israel helped New York protect its power plants from outages that are both harmful for the people of the state and to the power plant itself.

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After two outages in 2012 and 2014, New York Power Authority contacted mPrest, the Israeli company that  developed the Iron Dome. Although the outages were not dramatic,  they were expensive to fix.

I will keep this short and let you read the article about it from Ha’aretz (don’t worry, it’s in English).

Photos show concrete damage in transformer bay at the NYPA Niagara Robert Moses Plant. Photos requested by Ed Barbiero. March 11, 2011 Photographer: Anne Dykstra

You can read the article here https://www.timesofisrael.com/new-yorks-power-plants-now-protected-using-israels-iron-dome-technology/.

Until next time…

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