Watter Buddy

Energy Systems & Design

Product description Brand name and product description

Small package water turbine generator capable of generating DC power from a running water source.

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

Global sales. Interview with representative

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

Energy Systems & Design Interview with representative

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

• 1 Nozzle Watter Buddy: $695 USD

• Additional Watter Buddy Nozzle: $50 USD

• Hose Adaptor (male): $5.50 USD

• Hose Adaptor (female): $6.50 USD

• Accessory Kit (fuse holder, meter, banana plugs): $50 USD

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

Many similar products available through a wide variety of distributors. Some include: Water Motor, Thompson & Howe Energy Systems, HI-Power, Harris Hydroelectric, and other Chinese Manufacturers.

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

Consumers that lack access to a reliable traditional power grid and have access to a steady source of running water.

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