Andreas is climbing for water 

NEWS Andreas is climbing for water Andreas is climbing all 4000m peaks in Europe to create awareness about the melting glaciers and raise money for clean water solutions. All funds will be donated to Solvatten in order to provide more people with access to clean and warm water. During the summer of 2022, Andreas will […]

Interview with Andri Snaer Magnason, author of the book ”On Time and Water”

IN DEPTH Interview with Andri Snaer Magnason, author of the book ”On Time and Water” The Icelandic author Andri Snær Magnason discusses his book On Time and Water with Solvatten to better understand and engage with the rapidly accelerating ecological crisis. In recent years, Iceland has witnessed the melting of its largest glacier. We at Solvatten seek new deep narratives […]

It´s now or never if we want to avoid climate disaster

Marsabit, Kenya

NEWS It is now or never if we want to avoid climate disaster. “It’s now or never if we want to limit global warming to 1.5C,” said Jim Skea, co-chair of the working group on the launch of the latest IPCC report. “Without immediate and deep emissions reductions across all sectors, it will be impossible.” […]

Petra om kreativitet

NEWS Petra om kreativitet Solvattens grundare Petra Wadström gästar podden ”Skapa till 100” och pratar om: – vikten av att fortsätta leka – problemlösning som kreativ motor – hur det som inte blev som det var tänkt kan bli en banbrytande lösning – hur man bygger en miljövänlig festivalpissoar – och om hur en liten […]

Initiatives are being taken to improve women’s rights

NEWS Initiatives are being taken to improve women’s rights All over the world, fetching water has been documented as primarily a women’s task. Anindita Sarkar, from the University of Delhi, explains that collecting safe water directly impacts women’s health, emotional well-being, and earnings. It is widely considered socially unacceptable for men to fetch water. Sarkar […]

How water and energy connect

NEWS How water and energy connect Access to water and energy strongly connects to several social, ecological, and economic challenges. In rural Kenya, most of the population lack access to safe water at home. The lack of electricity complicates the situation further since it makes people dependent on firewood and charcoal. About 70% of the […]

Solvatten is looking for an intern in sales and logistics

INTERNSHIP Solvatten is looking for an intern in sales and logistics Solvatten is a combined portable water treatment and water heating system that has been designed for off-grid household use in the developing world. It is an easy, innovative solution that provides access to clean, hot water to people worldwide. We are now looking for […]

United Nations Day

PARTNERSHIPS United Nations day, October 24, 2021 ”On Friday, October 8, the UN Human Rights Council, for the first time, adopted a resolution recognizing that everyone, everywhere, has the human right to live in a clean, healthy, and sustainable environment! This is the culmination of decades of effort by civil society, and now the challenge […]

Giving Tuesday – Join Solvatten in The Global Campaign

DONATION Giving Tuesday – Join Solvatten in The Global Campaign The widespread global movement ”Giving Tuesday” is coming up on Tuesday, November 30, 2021. Giving Tuesday is a popular international generosity movement that puts commitment at the center and focuses on the positive efforts put into improving our society. The campaign started as a response to […]

The Future is in our hands

IN DEPTH Reason For Renewable Water Once again, leading actors and heads of state have gathered to discuss the climate. Significant issues are being addressed during the UN Climate Week in New York, and some of these are the world’s need for renewable energy and technology that can accelerate the transition to a sustainable world. […]