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India may switch 26 million ground water pumps to solar energy

February 12, 2014  By Bloomberg/Vancouver Sun

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

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