thanks to anupam for forwarding this.
---------- Forwarded message ----------
India and China catch the wind
|By Keith Bradsher The New York Times|
Published: September 27, 2006
KHORI, India Dilip Pantosh Patil uses an ox-drawn wooden plow to till the same land as his father, grandfather and great-grandfather. But now he has a new neighbor: a shiny white wind turbine taller than a 20-story building, generating electricity at the edge of his bean field.