BioLite HomeStove


BioLite HomeStove is a biomass cookstove that generates electricity from waste heat while cooking. It can charge mobile phones and LED lights through an on-board USB port.

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BioLite HomeStove is a rocket-type and single burner cookstove that also generates electricity while reducing smoke emissions by 90% and fuel usage by 50%. It has a patent-protected Direct Conduction Thermoelectric System that co-generates electricity from the flame and enables users to charge mobile phones and LED lights by its USB port. It features mobile adapters and BioLite’s FlexLight (100 lumens).

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Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Directly from the manufacturer. Also possible to purchase it online on The Level Market. Get a quote on volume orders.


Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

Rated from 40 USD to 70 USD in the Clean Cookstove Catalog. It costs 60 USD in The Level Market.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Three stone fires and inefficient, traditional stoves, up to 14 cookstove models available in the E4C Solutions Library and over 400 stoves in the Clean Cooking Catalog.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 7: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Off-grid households in need of an efficient stove and a source of light at night or a source of energy to charge mobile devices.

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