The solar solutions-on-wheels initiative aims to reach out to 3000 individuals in remote districts of India.
Chennai, September 26, 2023: Grundfos India, a leading pump and water solutions company, has embarked on a ground-breaking initiative, ‘Jal Se Jeevan Yatra’, a mobile van equipped with state-of-the-art water supply & solar pump solutions. This mobile van will traverse key regions across India to spotlight innovative solar pumping solutions for both community water supply and irrigation. The initiative was inaugurated on the 22nd of September by His Excellency Royal Danish Ambassador to India, Mr. Freddy Svane, in New Delhi.
Grundfos’s solar water solutions liberate farmers as well as rural communities from power cuts and disruption caused by poor grid supplied electricity. The frequent occurrence of pump failure due to inadequate power quality often results in disrupted water supply for irrigation. Solar pumping solutions play a vital role to help communities in remote villages have access to water. Thus, villages gain the autonomy to ensure a consistent, reliable water supply, laying the foundation for enhanced quality of life and economic prosperity.
Grundfos has been a trailblazer in revolutionizing water supply solutions worldwide. With a rich legacy of innovative technologies and sustainable practices, Grundfos is committed to ensuring clean and reliable water access for communities around the globe. In India, Grundfos has played a pivotal role in providing cutting-edge water supply solutions that have positively impacted millions of lives. The state-of-the-art pumps and controls have been instrumental in elevating water infrastructure, from urban canters to remote rural areas. Grundfos’s relentless pursuit of excellence in water supply solutions aligns seamlessly with the nation’s goal of ensuring access to safe and dependable water sources for all. Through this “Jal Se Jeevan Yatra” initiative, Grundfos reaffirms its commitment to pushing boundaries and setting new benchmarks in the realm of water supply solutions.
Speaking on the launch, Rangarajan Ramaswamy, Area Sales Director – Water Utility, Grundfos, said, “At Grundfos, sustainability is at the heart of everything we do, and we are committed to pioneering solutions to the world’s water and climate challenges and improving the quality of life for people. India is growing fast, and the energy supply can hardly keep up with the demand, hence the need for solar power. With this campaign, our solar water pumping system provides a sustainable solution. By focusing on water supply, we aim to significantly elevate the quality of life in rural areas. We believe in offering solutions that directly impact the well-being of millions.”
The “Jal Se Jeevan Yatra” initiative is a testament to Grundfos India’s unwavering dedication to revolutionizing water supply solutions. The mobile van will serve as a dynamic platform, showcasing an extensive range of efficient, reliable, and technologically advanced Grundfos solar-powered pumps and controls specifically designed for water supply applications. This journey will span six months, covering 24 states in two phases.