GE Ethanol Cooking Gel


GE ethanol cooking gel is an alcohol fuel that comes from biomass feedstock.

Product description Brand name and product description

GE Ethanol Cooking Gel uses a technology that makes it economically feasible to convert waste-based biomass into cellulosic ethanol using a combination of thermal, chemical and biochemical techniques. The yield of cellulose ethanol is more than 200 liters per tonne of fiber. This product is currently manufactured in 3 package sizes of gel fuel – 0.75 liters, 3 liters and 5 liters. The feedstock is primarily sawdust. The technology was developed and is registered with the Nigeria Patent Registry in the name of SMEFunds.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

West Africa

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

This product is distributed by GreenEnergy Biofuels.

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

1.15 USD per liter

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

Nigerian Households

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