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Intermediate Technology – Basic tools, machines and engineering systems that people in poorer countries can afford to buy or construct from local resources

Wind turns sails, which spin the bicycle wheel supplying power to a battery operated pump drawing water from the river to irrigate crops.

We are into immediately finding techniques and knowledge (intermediate technology) we can use to construct and solve our practical problems.

We are into immediately finding techniques and knowledge (intermediate technology) we can use to construct and solve our practical problems.

This is intermediate technology that can help: Instead of carrying smaller amounts of water from a well two miles away, much larger amounts of water can be moved using a plastic barrel than can be rolled along.

This is intermediate technology that can help: Instead of carrying smaller amounts of water from a well two miles away, much larger amounts of water can be moved using a plastic barrel than can be rolled along.

 

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