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Grundfos Lifelink water solutions confront the global water crisis head-on, meaning solid steps can be taken towards long-term sustainable water solutions. Grundfos Lifelink Water Solutions helps build resilience to the effects of climate change by providing access to safe, sustainable and affordable water. The water fee covers the ongoing service contract where Grundfos LIFELINK takes full responsibility for service and maintenance of the system. Via the remote .

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Receive news updates via email from this site. But there are examples of how multinationals have discovered business cases where no one else had bothered looking.

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The water from the SQFlex plant improves life conditions for the local population and growth conditions for plants and animals. Water entrepreneur Douglas has started a small water business in Rurii Village in Kenya.

It builds upon a combination of pump, renewable energy source, mobile phone and mobile banking technologies and is an innovative business model that allows consumers to access water by paying via their mobile for the amount they use. Grundfos Lifelink water solutions. Developing solutions to these challenges is the driver of our innovation and product development. In our innovation intent, we commit ourselves to putting sustainability first, caring for a growing world, and pioneering new technologies.

The Outcome The Grundfos Lifelink liflink projects in Kenya have proven that water consumption can grundfoss finance professional service and maintenance of the water projects — if you build the right set-up.


The company has committed itself to revolutionising the way the poorest in the world access safe drinking water. We need to start thinking long-term, not project to project.

The answer to our questions is yes — if the the water project is carried out correctly. By Tania Ellis, The Social Business Company limitations of inadequate physical infrastructure for water and maintenance as well as restricted access to financial services.

The UN World Water Assessment Programme says that by7 billion people in 60 countries may lifelin, to cope with water scarcity.

Grundfos LIFELINK provides an innovative solution for sustainable water supply by combining proven pump technology, renewable energy, and an innovative service platform with unique solutions for revenue management and remote monitoring.

There are several ways of financing the upfront cost of the LIFELINK business, ranging from a fully grindfos model where an entrepreneur or community obtains a loan and buys the system, to a funding based model where lifelinkk or development organisations donate the system. By using our website you consent to all cookies. Inthe son of the founder, Niels Due Jensen the current Chairman travelled to the developing world and saw for himself that many rural areas had polluted ground water, making the water unsafe to drink.

Post a comment And join the conversation. The Situation For most countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, it still remains a major challenge to provide sustainable access to safe water for the entire population. His vision was to start targeting rural communities in Africa, Asia and Latin America with a sustainable supply of safe drinking water at affordable prices.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Water ATMs offer low-priced water to Nairobi’s poorest residents For years, black market cartels have controlled geundfos supply in Nairobi, Kenya.


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The holistic approach of Lifelink water solutions enables four dimensions of sustainability for long-term, reliable water supply. Or go to see the lions in Kenya and then head to the Silicon Valley of Africa? Water is pumped to an elevated storage tank, whereupon it is led by gravity to a tap unit in a small house.

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While in South-East Asia and Latin America, it could be a combination grundffos a commercial bank loan and part donation. Via the remote monitoring system, the technical service team can detect any malfunction and react immediately. The pilot scheme looks like it is already having a big impact.

In this business model, the overall financial and technical sustainability gtundfos achieved by operating a larger portfolio of 40 water projects instead of looking at each project individually.

Grundfos was established in by the late Poul Due Jensen, today it is a truly global company selling more than 16 million pump units a year and has become a world expert in operating and managing water systems. The concept is undergoing practical tests in in Kenya, after which it will be rolled out to other East African countries — and later on to other parts of the world.

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