Case Studies and Evaluations

Evaluation of Manufactured Wood-Burning Stoves in Dadaab Refugee Camps, Kenya

According to the evaluation, "The purpose of this study was to obtain information on the potential suitability of a new generation of manufactured biomass cooking stoves for refugee and Internally Displaced Person (IDP) environments as well as disaster relief situations."

Berkeley Air Monitoring Group tested the following five stoves using the Controlled Cooking Test protocol, and also tested each for acceptability and usability.

• Envirofit G-3300 Stove
• StoveTec Wood Stove (26 cm)
• Philips Natural Draft Stove
• Save80 Stove
• Vesto - The Variable Energy Stove

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