Energy efficient stoves in East Africa an assessment of the Kenya Ceramic Jiko (Stove) Program by H. Mike Jones

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Published by Renewable Energy Applications and Training Project, 936-5730, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, BST-5730-X-ER-5097-00 in [Oak Ridge, Tenn.] .

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Other titlesReport of the Office of Energy, Bureau for Science and Technology, United States Agency for International Development.
Statementprepared by H. Mike Jones, assisted by G.G. Stevenson ... [et al.].
ContributionsStevenson, Glenn G., United States. Agency for International Development. Bureau for Science and Technology. Office of Energy., United States. Regional Economic Development Services Office for East and Southern Africa.
LC ClassificationsTS425 .J66 1989
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Paginationvi, 124 p. :
Number of Pages124
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Open LibraryOL1391647M
LC Control Number92980748

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Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Author: H. Mike Jones. Author: Stephen Gitonga: Published by: Practical Action, Eastern Africa: Language: English: No. of pages: Date created: Mud stoves play an important role in improving the efficiency of household energy use in East Africa.

The Efficiency of the Energy Saving Stoves in Amboseli Ecosystem-Analysis of Time, Energy and Carbon Emissions Savings Jones, M. () Energy Efficient Stoves in East Africa. It is estimated that more than billion people worldwide use biomass for cooking.

Burning biomass is one of the major contributors to carbon dioxide (CO2) emission—a principle gas in global warming and climate change. One way of cutting down the CO2 emissions is adaptation of efficient and clean energy technologies.

This study examined the efficiency of the energy saving stoves in Author: David Owino Manoa, Tim Oloo, Simon Kasaine. Kenya,Tanzania, Rwanda and UgandaFuel Efficient Stoves in East Africa: Reducing Emissions and Improving LivelihoodsRef: NDF C3 B3Nordic Partner: CARE Danmark (Denmark)Local Partner: Uganda Carbon Bureau Ltd.

(UCB) and CARE International in UgandaOther Partner: CARE International in Tanzania, Rwanda, and KenyaTotal Project Cost: EUR ,NCF Financing: EUR ,Agreement. Energy efficiency: The efficient stovessubstitute the currently commoncooking on open fires the stovetype that is being used in this project and is distributingit in East Africa since These can be reduced by the use of efficient cook-stoves.

Besides, it is expected that women and girl children in the project area will save The Cookswell line of energy saving cookstoves and ovens was pioneered in Kenya by Dr.

Maxwell Kinyanjui in under a Ministry of Energy project to develop a cookstove that would reduce charcoal use by 50%. Since the end of the project, the Kenya Ceramic Jiko and other designs have become the most successfully adapted improved stoves in Africa.

Jones, M. et al.,Energy efficient stoves in East Africa: an assessment of the Kenya ceramic JIKO (stove) program, USAID and Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, report of the Office of Energy and Technology, USAID, in cooperation with Regional Economic Development Services Office of East and Southern Africa.

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This initiative is taking a market-based approach in stimulating Rwandan households to switch to better kitchen practices and save firewood. “Improved Cook Stoves for East Africa” extends a successful project from Malawi to Rwandan women for them to locally produce improved cook stoves, which improve their quality of life and help address the problem of climate change.

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Whilst wood is used in rural areas, charcoal is common in urban areas because it is light and easy to transport and quick to light. The cooking stove manufacturer has been importing its products through East Africa Energy for close to two years.

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Located in the Pearl of Africa, where biomass accounts for 93% of the entire energy used, our mission is to combat environmental destruction and conserve natural resources. Mud stoves play an important role in improving the efficiency of household energy use in East Africa.

The technology has been used for many decades in areas where fuel wood is scarce. For many years, metal or ceramic stoves have dominated the improved stove texts with little or no mention of the mud stove technology.

The stoves will cost £, says its energy programme manager, Lloyd Archer, and trials suggest “even rural people who are not wealthy are willing to. The energy efficient stoves halve the amount of wood 6 days Schlumberger Books Third Loss This Year As a cause of serious respiratory infection that kills more children in East Africa than.

A study in Dar-es-Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania, for example, clearly showed charcoal used in energy-efficient stoves to be the cheapest fuel per unit of energy (Foster, ).

It is therefore often used prior to the adoption of other more expensive modern fuels. -using this stove. The traditional metal charcoal stoves dominate in urban areas where charcoal is used by the majority for cooking.

Executive Director of Tanzania Traditional Energy Development Organization (TaTEDO) Eng. Estomiah Sawe explains that the government of Tanzania has set a long-term goal of having 75 per cent of households adopt clean cooking services by Stoves for Life: Energy Efficient Cook Stove Project in Kakamega, Kenya.

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The stove itself represents a step-change in the design and efficiency of charcoal-burning cookstoves. The efficient cook stoves enabled a superior and more efficient combustion process, which improved the air quality within the respective homes.

% of people report less smoke, 97% have less eye irritations, 93% find it easier to breath, 84% report less coughing and 73% suffer less from headache.

Talking about modern renewable energy means considering ways of producing and consuming renewable energy that are as clean (in terms of particulate and carbon emissions) and as efficient as possible with today’s technology (Table ).Hence, modern renewables should replace or step up traditional uses of renewables in Africa, first and foremost the direct use of solid biomass.

“This stove will be made for Kenyans, by Kenyans,” said Scott. “All the other modern cookstoves are made in China and, while there are artisanal stoves made in Africa, nobody else has a modern manufacturing facility of this kind in sub-Saharan Africa.” For more information, contact Posner at [email protected] or At Direct Stoves, we try to help you with this decision by stocking a huge range of DEFRA approved stoves, which mean they can be used in ‘smoke control’ areas.

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