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Test results on kerosene and other stoves for developing countries. Energy Department Paper.



This report presents the results of a test program to evaluate the perfomance of kerosene and other stoves commonly used in developing countries. The work was carried out for the energy assessments Division/Energy Department of the World Bank by the Woodburning Stove Group of the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands. The work was managed in the Bank by Messrs. K. Newconbe and W. Floor. Editorial word was done by Messrs. J. Leitmann and R. van der Plas. The main purpose of this investigation was to provide reliable data on kerosene stoves of diverse designs as an aid to policy planners for product selection. It represents a total of there man-months of effort. Listed below are the report's central conclusions and an outline of each chapter. SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS. PREVIOUS WORK. PRINCIPLES OF OPERATION OF KEROSENE STOVES. SELECTION OF STOVES FOR TESTING. DESCRIPTION OF STOVE DESIGNS. RESULTS AND DISCUSSION. CONCLUDING REMARKS.

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