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Sun power salts your food twice over

Agariyas, the traditional salt farmers of the Little Rann of Kutch in Gujarat, are turning to the eco-friendly practice of using solar-powered pumps to lift brine and save substantially on diesel costs

Far from grid-connected electricity, this clean energy option of solar pumps is providing a breakthrough for saltpan farmers, who produce nearly 70% of India’s salt…Read More