Stove Testing Facility

Stove Testing Facility

Ashok Gadgil with the Darfur Stove in the testing facility.The Indoor Environment Group has a unique testing facility for evaluating pollutant emissions and fuel consumption of stoves used in the developing world.  

The facility is used to evaluate prototype stove designs and to compare existing products.  This facility has been used to test many stoves, including wood, charcoal, and coal cooking and heating stoves.


Gadgil Lab Stoves Group at LBNL


U.S. Department of Energy 


Academic Institutions, Students, State Regulators, Energy Offices

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