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Project type: Household devices
Standards: Gold Standard
This fuel-switching improved cookstove project reduces greenhouse gases by selling improved stoves that use excess corn agriculture residues. By substituting coal with renewable biomass, the project stoves reduce carbon emissions and reduce levels of exposure to indoor air pollution, arsenic and fluoride for end users. As of February 2013, over 90,000 improved stoves have been distributed by the project.
In addition to delivering emissions reductions to help take urgent action to combat climate change (SDG 13), the project delivers a number of other sustainable development benefits. These include: