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Passive solar housing keeps people warm in icy Ladakh

The innovative concept of using sunshine to keep houses warm in the freezing Ladakhi winters has now been adopted by the Indian Army for its soldiers stationed in the trans-Himalayan cold desert

What do you do when you are stationed at 12,000ft in a cold desert like Ladakh but do not have access to 24X7 power? The typical solution is to burn diesel and kerosene to keep warm…Read More