Cheaper solar and `water from air’ technology offer big gains for farms

Andrew Marshall
Updated October 31 2016 - 8:54am, first published 5:30am
Innovation advocate, Jon Dee, says rapidly falling solar panel and battery costs offer big energy saving and useage opportunities in regional areas.
Innovation advocate, Jon Dee, says rapidly falling solar panel and battery costs offer big energy saving and useage opportunities in regional areas.

Drought-proofing big areas of rural Australia sector doesn’t have to involve building huge dams – we could draw water from the atmosphere says technology advocate, Jon Dee.

Andrew Marshall

Andrew Marshall

National agribusiness writer

Andrew Marshall is the group agribusiness writer for ACM's state agricultural weeklies and websites. He is a former editor at The Land and has worked in various Rural Press group roles in Canberra, North Richmond (NSW) and Toowoomba (Qld).

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