The move follows a private bond placement in which Navitas Petroleum raised NIS 240 million.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is believed to prefer tearing up the agreement reached with Israel Electric Corporation workers and pressing for a court ruling limiting their right to strike.
The Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources hope to sign an agreement this week.
Senior Noble Energy executives have met with Egypt’s Petroleum Minister Tarek Al-Mulla to discuss investments, "Egypt Independent" reports.
Investors include Harel Insurance, Swarth, GlenRock Capital, and Gandyr.
Energean and a consortium of Indian government energy companies were the only bidders for the latest round of offshore licenses.
Talks on separating the Palestinian electricity grid from Israel are making progress says the World Bank's Vivien Foster.
Power plants and renewable energy farms are replacing agriculture throughout Israel.