Grundfos Pumps India, a manufacturer of sustainable pump solutions, has sold more than 8,800 solar pumps across the country.
The company has sold and installed its solar pump solutions across states such as Maharashtra, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.
Commenting on this key milestone, Ranganath N.K, managing director, Grundfos India said, “In India, over 700,000 villages do not have access to water. An off-grid, self-sustaining solar pumping solution is the quickest way to provide water to millions.”
“As a company which is committed to a greener and cleaner planet, Grundfos India constantly focuses on offering energy efficient and sustainable pumping solutions, of which solar water pumps is one among them,” Ranganath said.
Grunfos SQ Flex /SP Flex ( Submersible bore well Solar pumps) and CR flex ( Surface solar pumps) systems can be adapted to any water supply need according to the conditions of the installation site as they are very light weight and flexible with regard to the energy supply and performance, the company said.
SQ Flex comes with built-in inverter, frequency converter and motor protections. It can operate on Solar, wind, genset, battery and single phase AC power source.
CR Flex is the Solar Surface pumps with built in inverter, frequency converter and motor protections. They can operate on Solar, genset, and single phase AC power source and delivers between 1000 to 32000LPH @ heads between 2 to 150m.
SP Flex is the Solar Submersible pumps with external inverter, frequency converter and motor protections. They can operate on Solar and three phase AC power source and delivers upto a maximum of 180,000LPH @ head upto 500m.