Lucia Stove

WorldStove/Nathaniel Mulcahy

WorldStove’s Lucia Stove is an efficient cookstove that is custom-designed for each region where it is sold. After on-site observations, the company will alter each product they design to fit the needs of the stove’s users. ^Interview ^with ^WorldStove ^founder

Product description

WorldStove’s Lucia Stove is an efficient cookstove that is custom-designed for each region where it is sold. After on-site observations, the company will alter each product they design to fit the needs of the stove’s users. ^Interview ^with ^WorldStove ^founder

Target region(s)

Ghana, Togo, Senegal, Burkina Faso, Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Zambia, Haiti, Mongolia, Afghanistan, Israel, USA. ^Interview ^with ^WorldStove ^founder

Distributors/implementing organizations

WorldStove sets up locally owned and operated stores in countries of need. ^Interview ^with ^WorldStove ^founder

Market suggested retail price

The price varies according to the design and the region where it is sold. The final price is equivalent to 2-3 times the market price of a general stove in the region. ^Interview ^with ^WorldStove ^founder

Competitive landscape

There are hundreds of clean cookstoves. A list of nearly 300 is available in the Clean Cooking Catalog.

Three stone fires and inefficient, traditional stoves.

Target user(s)

People with poor access to energy and modern fuels.

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