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India may switch 26 million ground water pumps to solar energy


February 12, 2014
By Bloomberg/Vancouver Sun

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Feb. 12, New Delhi – India is looking to wean farmers from archaic power lines and
expensive diesel fuel to running their water pumps with solar energy. The
government is investigating the possibility of swapping 26 million ground water pumps for more
efficient irrigation models powered by the sun, reports The Vancouver Sun. |READ MORE