Desolenator uses thermal and electrical energy to distill water.

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Product description Brand name and product description

Desolenator is a mobile solar-powered desalination unit that uses solar power for heat exchange, which in turn produces clean water. The product will be available for market sell in 2018 or 2019 in 3 size models for 8 L, 20 L and 10,000 L.

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?"

Desolenator has received aid from the Indian Government, Ukaid, World Bank, and USAID, although it is unclear which organizations will help with distribution.

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

Desolenator has not set a price point yet, but states that it will likely be about $1,000 USD per unit, although prices will vary depending where it is purchased. It will most likely be available through a microfinance program.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

SolarBagSolarPure UFSunSpring HybridSolvattenSunSaluter, and other solar water purifiers.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation

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

The device is targeted at rural and off-the-grid households.

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