by Anne Knowles

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December 4, 2013
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Aqua Sun delivers sun-powered fresh water to world

It was 1991 and Greg Hanson had been building homes equipped with solar-powered hot water heaters for more than 10 years. Five years earlier, he started installing in the homes water purification systems made by his brother-in-law’s company. And he was looking for a change. “I was kind of disgusted with the construction business, and I had just put in a water purification system and was admiring it,” says Hanson. “I thought if I could add solar to this I could provide clean water for women and children in the Third World.” A simple moment and a grand idea, one …

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