Successfully tested the quality of the stove for 3 days in Champasak province.
Improved Cookstoves Programme Lao PDR (ICS) is one of the programmes of the Association of Rural Mobilisation and Improvement (ARMI) that has been implemented in Xiengkhouang Province, LuangPrabang Province, Xayabouri Province, Vientiane Province, Vientiane Capital, Savannakhet Province and Champasak Province.
Every 3 months, we will bring a sample stove from each producer to the test to ensure that the performance is within the defined standard. Between July 12 and 14, 2023, In the area of Champasak with the Department of Energy and Mines, the stove was tested for 3 days successfully. It was seen that all the stoves that were brought in for testing were highly efficient. which includes 9 charcoal stoves, 3 small firewood stoves, and 2 large firewood stoves. In addition, the smoke suction pipe in the test room has been improved.