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NY State awards $1 million to Zooz

Israel’s Zooz Power (see here previously) has won the New York-Israel Smart Energy Innovation Challenge. Zooz will use the $1 million prize to help New York integrate fast-charging battery capabilities and eventually phase out gas-powered vehicles. https://www.timesofisrael.com/new-york-governor-announces-trip-to-israel-funding-for-israeli-startup/ https://www.algemeiner.com/2022/09/13/nys-hochul-announces-million-dollar-prize-for-israeli-ev-power-start-up-announces-trip-to-israel/ https://www.israelnationalnews.com/news/359701

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Ultra-fast charging stations

Israel’s ZOOZ (formerly Chakratech – see here) and Israel’s Afcon Electric Transportation (see here) are piloting “ultra-fast” electric vehicle (EV) charging stations. They will operate where the electricity infrastructure is unable to provide the typically required high-power capacity. https://www.jpost.com/business-and-innovation/energy-and-infrastructure/article-712907

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Israeli innovation for Michigan

The Michigan delegation visiting Tel Aviv’s EcoMotion was focused on Israel’s autonomous, electric, shared, and connected technology with startups such as Electreon and ZOOZ Power (formerly Chakratech), but the State wants Israeli solutions for security, consumer goods, water, agriculture, and … Continue reading

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Safety device for bikes and scooters

Israel’s Autotalks (see here previously) has developed ZooZ2 – a device installed on the handlebar of bikes and scooters. It warns riders of potential collisions with vehicles, plus alerts all V2X (Vehicle to Everything) equipped vehicles about the existence of … Continue reading

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A million shekels each for 3 energy projects

Israel’s Ministry of Energy and the Israel Innovation Authority have awarded a total of NIS 3.3 million to three Israeli startups. They are Augwind (compressed air energy storage), ZOOZ Power (previously Chakratec – EV charging), and Seosol (drone scans to … Continue reading

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Visa partners 3 Israeli startups

Payments giant Visa has partnered with three Israeli fintech companies through its startup collaboration lab, Innovation Studios. They are ChargeAfter (instant credit), Mesh Payments (online cross-border transaction service) and Zooz (payment platform). https://www.calcalistech.com/ctech/articles/0,7340,L-3769631,00.html

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9 Israeli companies in KPMG fintech top 100

Nine Israeli companies were among KPMG’s 100 most promising fintech companies for 2016.  They are Payoneer, Ourcrowd, Tipranks, Lemonade, Innovative Assessments, Paykey, Zooz, Blackswan and DMway http://www.globes.co.il/en/article-9-israeli-fintech-cos-make-kpmg-top-100-1001157610

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Visa opens new Israeli startup hub

Visa Europe has opened a start-up center in Tel Aviv, taking at least 20 ideas through its 100-day innovation program. Visa will bring the most commercially viable to market. Zooz, Prontoly, Payitsimple and MyCheck have already entered the Visa Europe … Continue reading

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Lower credit card transaction costs

The Israeli-developed Zooz platform allows shops, hotels etc. to get the lowest transaction fees when processing credit cards from customers. Zooz will find the cheapest financial institution to process the transaction, which ultimately could mean lower costs to the end … Continue reading

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Speeding up those payments

Israeli mobile payment application developer ZooZ Ltd. has raised $1.5 million to help rollout its payment solution. ZooZ enables mobile app developers to integrate digital payment and checkout options easily into their Android or iOS applications. http://www.globes.co.il/serveen/globes/docview.asp?did=1000698835&fid=1725

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