"The mikvah saved us," said Moishe Chanowitz, a Chabad rabbi on the tiny Caribbean island ravaged by the storm.
The fires have killed at least 10 people in the area. No one at the camp was hurt.
Community leaders said there was no choice but to cancel and urge people to stay home.
The Israeli government has unanimously approved a plan to reduce the country's emission of greenhouse gases and improve energy efficiency.
Jewish law is unambiguous when life might be at risk, writes a professor of Talmud and rabbinics at the Jewish Theological Seminary.
Give thanks to Ben-Gurion University, which found that fuel produced from poultry excrement yielded 24 percent more energy and less harmful emissions than coal.
An Israel team has debuted a green solution to urban travel.
A breakthrough was reached on a deal that will regulate exploration, harvesting and development of Israel’s Tamar and Leviathan offshore natural gas fields.
A team of researchers have found that rainbow coral could help find a cure for cancer.
While the fates of Israel’s Tamar, Leviathan, and Tanin natural gas reserves have yet to be decided, oil has been found in the Israel’s Golan Heights area.