On the 17th December 2012, a Score-Stove™ at the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology cooked its first meal of eggs whilst generating electricity. Two days later rice was also successfully cooked.
The Score project aims to improve the life of over 60 Million people in developing countries. It started as a £2M research consortium, to significantly improve health, quality of life, economic growth and social and educational opportunities, and thus reduce poverty in sub-Saharan Africa, the Indian sub-continent and South America by understanding the energy needs… Read More »
Based on the excellent work done in Kenya by Practical Action. Chris Hansford has improved and implemented a Score-Stove™1 in Zambia. See the installation manual here: https://dl.dropbox.com/u/102255847/Zambian%20SCORE%20Stove%20Manual%20-%20For%20International%20Reference.pdf
Please see: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXfgyMQLAds http://blogs.nottingham.ac.uk/researchexchange/2013/07/19/gurkhas-get-lunch/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/practicalaction/sets/72157634693875994/
Special Edition of IMechE Journal of heat and power (12/11/2013) The Special edition is now published containing 7 Score papers: see http://pia.sagepub.com/content/current