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Managing natural resources- other examples small and large scale

Small scale schemes- low technology, Treadle pump in Northern India

Pumps water from 7 metres below the surface
Simple and cheap to maintain and no diesel is needed which reduces the cost
of running them and the environmental…

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rural electrification agency. It uses water from a small river which flows off
Mount Kenya and flows constantly all year round. The water turns a turbine to
generate electricity which is distributed amongst the community. The people in
Thiba manage the scheme themselves. This scheme means that…

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