31 Mar 2017, TRF
With scorching summer temperatures and little rainfall, the barren scrublands around the port of Aqaba in Jordan, one of the world's most arid countries, might seem ill-suited to cultivating cucumbers. Yet a Norwegian company is planning to set up a solar-powered, 20 hectare facility that promises to grow a variety of vegetables without wasting a drop of fresh water.
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