“Solar Water Pumps Wean Farmers From India’s Archaic Grid”

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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-02-07/solar-water-pumps-wean-farmers-from-india-s-archaic-grid.html

India has a novel idea: Wean farmers from archaic power lines and expensive diesel fuel to run their water pumps with solar energy.

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Great idea. It will reduce the country’s trade deficit on oil and reduce food prices. It also means the economic barrier of obsolete power lines is avoided.

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