Community Water Supply, Eritrea

Project description

The system guarantees reliable water supply for the village Deki Tsunai in Eritrea which is not connctetd to the electricity grid. The project was financed by Wasserstiftung and the Ministry of Land, Water & Environment. Within this project Phaesun Asmara installed the largest solar pumping system in Eritrea.


  • Village Deki Tsunai, Eritrea

Project participants

  • Wasserstiftung
  • Eritrean Ministry of Land, Water and Environment
  • Phaesun Asmara

End user

  • Village people


  • 12/2011 - 01/2012


  • 14.4 kWp solar array
  • 9.2 kWp pump
  • 64 m³/day at 166 m pumping head TDH: Total dynamic head