VIP V-10-40 Steam Engine

Village Industrial Power

Using agricultural waste as fuel, the VIP 10-40 creates thermal, electrical, and mechanical energy.

Product description Brand name and product description

The Village Industrial Power V-10-40 steam engine produces heat that can be used either to produce hot air or hot water, depending on the agricultural application required. It is fuel-flexible (able to run on numerous biomass feedstocks), clean-burning, robust and easily operated system. V-10-40 was previously named as V-10 steam engine.

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



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-10-40 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 USD – 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

Goal 7: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.

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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