PowerSpout PLT

EcoInnovation LTD

The PowerSpout is a small scale turbine with a micro-hydro generator designed to use watercourses to produce electricity.


Product description Brand name and product description

PowerSpout is a brand of domestic scale hydro products for power generation and water pumping applications developed in New Zealand. The PowerSpout PLT is a compact hydropower technology that combines a pelton turbine, smart drive permanent magnet alternator and power control electronics into an integrated product. PowerSpout has other micro-hydropower products, including products for low head, turgo and pump applications.

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?"

The PowerSpout is distributed by various global distributors but its prime distributors are Aurora Power and Design, EcoInnovation, EcoVolt and Scoraig Wind Electric.


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

~2084 USD (2869 NZD)Converted on 2 June 2021

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

Small water turbine generators like Energy Systems & Design’s Watter Buddy and Asian Phoenix Resources’s PowerPal.

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

Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy

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

Trained individuals, households, communities and private enterprises that are interested in generating their own energy from a steady source of running water are the target users.

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