tube well

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Noun1.tube well - a well made by driving a tube into the earth to a stratum that bears watertube well - a well made by driving a tube into the earth to a stratum that bears water
well - a deep hole or shaft dug or drilled to obtain water or oil or gas or brine
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ISLAMABAD -- The Customer Healthcare Society Sindh Tarparkar has constructed 500 tube well while 35 more tube wells are under construction and would be completed soon.
According to WASA spokesman on Wednesday, the agency had installed 575 tube-wells and almost 400 filtration plants have been installed on these tube wells.
He said that two underground water tanks were being constructed at Sarwar Road and Indus Road to store water from four tube wells.
agriculture tube wells in Punjab was in progress and a survey had
Punjab Agriculture Secretary Muhammad Mahmud said on Wednesday that 120,000 agriculture tube wells operational in Punjab are consuming 30% more electricity than the prescribed amount.
In a statement issued by media liaison unit of Punjab agriculture department, Mahmud said that energy audit of agriculture tube wells in Punjab was in progress and a survey had revealed that these tube wells were consuming 30 per cent extra electricity which he described as a national loss.
ISLAMABAD -- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is spending rupees five hundred and seventy million on solarisation of tube wells to promote agriculture in the province.
ISLAMABAD: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government is spending 570 million for supplying solar power to tube wells to promote agriculture in the province.
At present, 48pc water is supplied from Simly Dam, 12pc from Khanpur Dam, 35pc from tube wells and remaining five pc from small works including Shahdara, Korang, Noorpur and Saidpur.
One aspect of the policy calls for interest-free loans for farmers willing to convert their diesel run tube wells onto solar energy.
Meanwhile, the owners of private irrigation tube wells have asked the bigwigs of district government to use influence for fixing a flat electricity rate for tube wells used for agriculture purposes.