In India alone, 10 million tons of cold storage capacity is required to prevent the over 30% wastage of fruits and vegetables and other perishables.
Ecofrost is a portable, solar powered cold room with storage capacity of 5 metric tons that does works with an efficient thermal energy storage to provide backup of over 30 hours. It is meant to be used for on-farm cooling and storage of produce right after harvest.
With a wide range of temperature control, it is ideal for storing fruits, vegetables, flowers and other perishable commodities.
The product primarily designed for energy starved areas. It does not depend on grid electricity and after a 2-year breakeven, leads to over 40% increase in profits. This innovative product can be suitably adapted for local conditions across the world.
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