In 2015, the GSMA Mobile for Development Utilities programme awarded SunCulture a grant to design and scale solar-powered irrigation systems in Kenya . Check-out this video that showcases the life-changing impact of solar-powered irrigation!!
Thank you Silvia, this video really drew my attention because my bachelor thesis work was about a similar machine by an Italian company (NovaSomor) called "Eliopompa". It seems that the difference is that while the SunCulture Kit uses photovoltaic panels and eletricity directly, the "Eliopompa" uses solar panels to provide the heat source to an Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC). With SunCulture approach you can get rid off the freon (the organic working fluid)... but the main advantage of Eliopompa is that it hasn't any eletrical/electronical device: more strenght and less maintenance needed!
Anyway if someone is curious about NovaSomor machine, this is their website: Nova Somor - Motori Solari e Pompe Termodinamiche
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