VIP V-10 Steam Engine

Village Industrial Power

Product description Brand name and product description

The Village Industrial Power V-10 is a small-scale, biomass based uniflow steam power plant that transforms wood and waste biomass residues into mechanical, thermal, and electrical energy. The V-10 is a compact steam engine that can be transported on the back of a pickup truck. The V-10 utilizes the same concept that was developed by James Watt in the late 1700’s.

Village Industrial Power is located in Bradford, Vermont with additional operations in Nairobi, Kenya.

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

Sub-Saharan Africa with operations in Nairobi, Kenya and India with operations in Pune.

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

Village Industrial Power is the sole distributor and manufacturer of the V-10 steam engine.

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

To be determined after establishment of mass production. An initial range is $10,000 – $15,000 USD interview with representative

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.
SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service
Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Trained individuals, communities and private sector businesses with access to solid biomass fuel.

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