Coolar

Coolar

Product description Brand name and product description

The Coolar system is a medical refrigerator that uses warm water generated through solar energy to provide an affordable, durable, and sustainable solution for vaccine, medicine, and food storage in regions with unreliable or expensive electricity. Coolar is currently in a prototype stage.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)
Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

This product is a prototype as of June 2017 and no distributors or implementors have been established, although Coolar is in the process of teaming up with industry partners and developmental organizations like Doctor’s Without Borders to bring the solution to market.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

The price is unknown as of June, 2017 because this product is a prototype.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.
SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

SDG 3: improve health and well-being. The Coolar system seeks to reduce vaccine damage and waste by providing vaccine refrigeration in regions with expensive or unreliable electricity.

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)
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