Voluntary Carbon Offsetting with Solvatten and U&We in Uganda

GIVE WATER, SAVE LIVES Voluntary Carbon Offsetting with Solvatten and U&We in Uganda 90 Solvatten units have now reached Uganda. They will be used in a pilot study, funded by the French embassy in Kampala and the international pharmaceutical company Roche. In the first few months data will be collected to establish the fuel wood […]

Solvatten with Innovative Sweden in Stanford, California

Solvatten with Innovative Sweden in Stanford, California Twenty young Swedish growth companies are currently preparing to take part in an international exhibition presenting cutting edge innovations within the fields of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Life Science, Clean Technology and Gaming. The exhibition will embark on an international tour 2011-2013 starting in Stanford, California, 2-11 […]

Improving access to safe water in Pakistan

Improving access to safe water in Pakistan Akzo Nobel and Quatar Airways are distributing SOLVATTEN in Islamabad and Baldistan. The Swedish branch of Akzo Nobel, Casco Adhesives took practical action in fundraising and buying Solvatten units for distribution to schools in the flooded regions.    The project was initiated by the group NOOW, a Swedish environmental […]

Purifying Water and Doing Business in Uganda

KOPERNIK BLOG Purifying Water and Doing Business in Uganda ”I didn’t know that sunlight was so useful!”   – Nabirye Tape from Jinja says Solvatten has improved her standards of living by making her income generating activities cialis sale possible.   Read the blog at KOPERNIK Explore Collaborations

UN Habitat and Solvatten in Mali

MALI UN Habitat and Solvatten The world community has pledged to reduce by half the proportion of the global population without sustainable access to safe drinking water by 2015 (UN Millennium Development Goal 7) and Solvatten projects are contributing to this. UN Habitat is starting a solar water pasteurization project to provide safe drinking water and warm […]

Swedish Institute Innovation Tour

I INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY Swedish Institute Innovation Tour Once again Solvatten has been named as one of the ”hottest innovations”. The Swedish Institute, Sweden’s leading globalisation agency, has selected Solvatten as one of the top innovations which Sweden is today offering to the world. From 201 nominations the 20 most promising were selected by a panel of experts […]

Solvatten awarded at the Humanitarian Water and Food Award

OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT OF 2010 AWARD WINNER Solvatten receives Humanitarian Water and Food Award The Humanitarian Water and Food Award announced the 2010 winner last night, at its first ever award event held at LIFE, Faculty of Life Sciences, Copenhagen. Second prize went to Solvatten AB, for their initiative “The Solvatten solar safe water system“. Profesor […]

Solvatten in Kibera with NCF

Solvatten in Kibera with NCF Solvatten AB will, in co-operation with the Institute of Environment and Water, a Kenyan-based charitable trust, provide an innovative household water treatment technology in Africa’s largest slum. The project, in Kibera, Nairobi, will secure safe drinking water for 13,000 residents. In addition greenhouse gas emissions will be reduced and the […]

Updates from Kenya

Solvatten in Kibera with NCF Solvatten AB will, in co-operation with the Institute of Environment and Water, a Kenyan-based charitable trust, provide an innovative household water treatment technology in Africa’s largest slum. The project, in Kibera, Nairobi, will secure safe drinking water for 13,000 residents. In addition greenhouse gas emissions will be reduced and the […]

Run for Water

A group of women learn about Solvatten's use and impact on health, hygiene and environment during a demonstration

Run For Water Stockholm Run for Water will take place on April 18th 2010. The run will raise awareness of the problems faced by many in getting safe water, and it will raise money for three water projects. Lets Run! www.waterrun.se Explore Collaborations