If you use well water you may wish to read this article. It tells how you can still get water from your well even if the power goes out. The article is a couple of years old but it tells you about 4 different methods of getting water out of your well even when the power is out.
This article is from Preparedness Advice and could come in very handy for anyone with a well.
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