Kijito 2008 Windpump

Bobs Harries Engineering Ltd with CWD Netherlands

A wind-powered groundwater pump.

Product description Brand name and product description

Kijito 2008 is a model within the Kijito 2000 series of small wind pumps manufactured by Bob Harries Engineering Ltd (BHEL). Kijito wind pumps are prevalent in the East Africa region and come in a range 8 – 26 feet of rotor diameters. The Kijito 2000 series is intended to be suitable for small holder farmers, with water sources of about 20m below ground and who need a limited amount of water for livestock and domestic needs.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

East Africa, primarily Kenya and Tanzania, with very limited global distribution.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"
Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

$2,981 USD for the Kijito 2008.

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

Diesel powered water pumps, Solar powered water pumps, Southern Cross Windmill, Dempster, Climax and Comet.

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)

Targeted for small holder farmers, with water sources of about 20 m below ground and who need water domestic, agricultural and livestock needs.

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