The Solar Shack donated a Grundfos Submersible solar water pump to Harare Hospital in response to the COVID 19 outbreak. The donated Grundfos SQF solar submersible pump & Suntech solar panels will ensure that water is continuously pumped at the hospital from the Hospitals borehole without having to rely on power from the grid. This pump will ensure that Harare Central Hospital will always have access to clean potable water at all times
The donated Grundfos Solar Water Pump is at a cost of US$5,000.00 & includes the following:
Grundfos SQF 2.5-2 Submersible Solar Pump
4 x 325Watt Suntech Solar Modules
1 x IO50 Controller
6 meter Solar Panel Mounting Frame
Special thanks to Solar Shack and its partner African Energy USA.
The handover of the system was done on 22 April 2020 at the hospital.
Present at the handover were:
Tawanda Tawengwa – Solar Shack Director
Leon Chabveka- Solar Shack
Harare Hospital CEO:
Harare Hospital Operation Director:
Harare Hospital Public Relations Officer: Ms Juliet CHikurunhe