The Futurepump SE1 is a solar powered portable irrigation pump designed for small scale farmers to ensure the steady supply of water and also to minimize the energy needed for irrigating the farmlands.
SDG 2: Zero Hunger
SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
Market Suggested Retail Price
Target Users (Target Impact Group)
Community, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
Distributors / Implementing Organizations
The product is available directly from the manufacturer or from various international distributors.
The materials for the pump are sourced locally and the products are manufactured in India, then shipped to clients directly or through third party distributors. The product is designed, however, in the Netherlands.
Intellectural Property Type
User Provision Model
Products can be ordered directly online from the company or through its third party distributors.
Distributions to Date Status
As of 2020, the manufacturer has sold over 8000+ pumps.
Solar powered irrigation pump
Irrigation capacity (acre)
Up to 1 acre
Maximum flow rate (L/min)
Maximum lift/head (m)
Required pressure (MPa)
Maximum distance from water source (m)
Power requirement: Max power (W)
60 – 120 W
Power requirement: Max motor current (A)
2.5 A (DC)
Power requirement: Voltage range (V)
30 – 36 V
The Futurepump SE1 is a solar powered water pump which can operate with 60-120 W and 30-36 V. The pump weighs approximately 15.5 kg, with dimensions of 330 x 240 x 470 mm (L x W x H). It also comes supplied with a 8 m flexible inlet or suction pipe of 25 mm in diameter. The box comes together with spare parts and tools for installation, with up to 10 years of warranty. The solar pump (Futurepump SE1) is not only suitable for farm irrigation (direct irrigation using hosepipe), it is also compatible with sprinklers, drips and overhead tanks.
Technical support is provided to clients upon purchase by registering on the company's portal to benefit from continuous support or assistance concerning the product.
The package comes with spare parts, however it is possible to receive additional support from the company pertaining to replacing certain parts.
10 years warranty
Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters
The manufacturer aims to reduce fuel costs and time for farmers, and increase productivity.
Vetted Performance Status
Field tests were conducted by Kijani Testing Limited. The product is produced by Futurepump (India) Pvt Ltd using ISO 9001:2015-certified quality management system.
No known safety hazards are related to this product.
Complementary Technical Systems
The product is compatible with sprinklers, hosepipes, overhead tanks and solar panels; some of which could be purchased directly through Futurepump.
Academic Research and References
Compliance with regulations
The manufacturer uses ISO 9001:2015-certified quality management system.
Futurepump (India) Pvt Ltd President Kenyatta joined the Futurepump team for the launch of the SE1 solar water pump. Youtube video explaining the installation of the equipment. Shop and international distributors Product design Distributed pumps Client Technical Support Portal SE1 solar pump Kijani Testing Limited