WHEN IT COMES TO COOKING...
biomass remains the main fuel source for ~3 billion people
across developing countries.
To support roll-out of cleaner cooking options, EnAct proposes a new model of energy reporting.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
OPTIONS & IMPACTS
(wood, crop waste, dung, charcoal, etc.) is an indispensable basic energy source to meet cooking/heating needs of the rural and urban poor.
4.3 million premature deaths annually are linked to indoor burning of solid fuels; it also causes a wide range of serious health problems.
AREAS OF CONCERN
Clean Cooking Alliance
Global Hearthworks Foundation
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
UN Food & Agriculture Organization