☼ Developing sophisticated solar driers to cater the needs of food processing industries.
☼ Empowerment among fisher folks in coastal areas by value addition of fish products through solar drying.
☼ Enhance the food quality through solar drying to make it competitive for international market.
☼ Large scale proliferation of solar drying technology in India.
☼ High returns for small and marginal farmers through value addition by solar dried products.
☼ Exploit the potential of solar drying technology among spices / pharmaceuticals / agro industries.
☼ Promote solar air heating systems in processing industries for their hot air requirements.