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Solar revolution for off-grid Thailand



SunSawang is a firm whose mission is to bring affordable solar power to off-grid villages along the Thai-Burma border. It does this by training local technicians, installing solar energy systems and promoting this technology among remote villages. Salinee Tavaranan, CEO and founder of SunSawang, explains how clean energy empowers local communities.
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