The process begins by following Bucky's advice to: "See what needs to be done that no one else is doing and do it!"
Walking through the Design Science Planning Process should guide you towards the Degrees of Freedom relevant to the task at hand. You have to be willing to consider the "improbable" even the seemingly "impossible". In this case, the notion of digging a well in the city on state-owned land, much less dowsing to find the right spot, might never have found their way onto the radar screen of many planners using conventional decision-making tools and methodologies. The idea of erecting a wind turbine to pump the water didn't occur to any of us until the New Alchemists brought that option to the table.
Wind energy would become a recurring theme in my life.