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Globetech Water Meter Gets $4.9 Billion from SoftBank

By MICHAEL FURTHSTEIN / BloombergBloomberg /Getty ImagesGLOBETECH, the maker of a water meter that sells for $4,9 billion and has been accused of being unfair by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, has signed a deal to acquire Sensus Water Meter Inc. for $2.9 billion, people familiar with the matter said.The acquisition, expected to close

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How to fix a defective water pump

In the past, water was taken to a nearby hydroponic grower and stored for use by the grower’s customers.The grower would then sell the water back to the customer.This was an easy, cheap and effective solution, according to the Hydroponics Institute, a group that provides technical assistance and support to hydroponics businesses.Now, however, the growers