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Date:
20 May 2016
Country:
India
Title:
Sun power salts your food twice over
Publication:
India Climate Dialogue
Reporter:
Dhwani, Dave.
Description:

The Grassroots Trading Network for Women (GTNfW), an initiative of the Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA), has in the past few years introduced solar pumps in Gujarat to lower production costs. Far from grid-connected electricity, this clean energy option is providing a breakthrough for saltpan farmers, who produce nearly 70% of India’s salt. It is in line with the other work done by SEWA, an organisation of poor, self-employed women workers in the informal economy,

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