Solar Suitcase

We Care Solar

The Solar Suitcase is a packaged, solar power system designed to power off-grid medical clinics and provide surgical lighting, power mobile devices, and medical devices.

We Care Solar is located in Berkeley, California.

http://wecaresolar.org/solutions/we-care-solar-suitcase/

Product description

The Solar Suitcase is a packaged, solar power system designed to power off-grid medical clinics and provide surgical lighting, power mobile devices, and medical devices.

We Care Solar is located in Berkeley, California.

http://wecaresolar.org/solutions/we-care-solar-suitcase/

Target region(s)

Countries/regions targeted include: Africa: Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, the Gambia, Uganda, Zimbabwe

Central America: Mexico, Nicaragua

Caribbean: Haiti

Asia: Afghanistan, Burma, India, Pakistan, Japan, Nepal, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Tibet, Vietnam

Distributors/implementing organizations
  • NGOs or donors contact We Care Solar to implement the Solar Suitcase. Partners include AMREF, Safe Mothers Safe Babies, Save the Children, Pathfinder International, Kissito Healthcare International, UNICEF, Kasimu Education Fund, WEEMA International, One Heart Worldwide, YWAM Medical Ships, and Power Up Gambia.
Competitive landscape

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Target user(s)
  • Medical facilities in the developing world that have limited or sporadic access to electricity, including hospitals, clinics, and other health centers.
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