Solar Safe Water System


A water purifier and heater aimed to reduce a household’s dependency on heating water over a fire.

Product description Brand name and product description

Solvatten is a combined portable water treatment and solar water heater system that has been designed for use at the household level.

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

Countries where Solvatten has been deployed include: Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Peru, Brazil, Mexico, Haiti, China, India, Afghanistan, East Timor, Papau New Ginea, Angola, South Africa, Mali, Benin, Congo, Ethiopia, Senegal

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Solvatten is currently active in 45 different projects with various international partners and NGOs.

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

Quoted pricing based on purchasing volume from Solvatten directly.

Via Kopernik: $5000 for 42 units

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

Solarbag, commercially available solar water heaters.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service
Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)
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