Burn Jikokoa

Burn/Peter Scott

Designed by Burn and distributed in Kenya, Jikokoa is a Rocket type cookstove for burning charcoal.

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Product description Brand name and product description

Designed by Burn, Jikokoa is an efficient cookstove for Kenyans with a major manufacturing site in the country. Compared to Burn’s competitors’ stoves, it reduces toxic fumes that result from traditional Sub-Sharan cooking methods by 63%, fuel consumption by 60% and cooks faster by 50%. Video about the features and performance of this stove.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)
Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Burn, through it’s manufacturing plant in partnership with Living Goods and via major retail distributors throughout Kenya such as Nakumatt.

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

0.40 USD/day USD for 4 months (microfinancing option through M-Kopa or Equity Bank) or by direct purchase for 40 USD from Burn and Mamamikes distributor. Burn accepts donations of 40 USD to supply one family with a Jikokoa.

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

Three stone fires and inefficient, traditional stoves; Over 200 clean cookstove in the Clean Cooking Catalog, from which 89 are Rocket type and up to 14 rocket type in the E4C Solutions Library.

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

Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy

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

Individuals and families currently cooking on unhealthy, inefficient cookstoves or three stone fires.

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