Bringing Cleaner Cooking to Poor Households
HRH The Prince of Wales with Suraj Wahab Ologburo, Toyola Energy Ltd, Ghana
Toyola has developed an innovative efficient and affordable charcoal stoves which has succeeded in selling 154,000 pieces.
A cleaner and more efficient stove, such as the one manufactured by Toyola, is paramount to improving health of users worldwide.
I will consider Toyola successful if people see us as an example of what can happen from Africa when we are given the support we...
Toyola Energy manufactures and sells energy efficient cook stoves in urban and rural Ghana. The stoves use standard charcoal but are 40% more efficient than the traditional stoves used in the region. This greatly reduces the amount of charcoal necessary to cook, which also reduces carbon dioxide emissions and saves family’s money. To date, Toyola has provided this cleaner energy product to 35,000 households through the sales of over 100,000 cookstoves. Toyola has offset over 140,000 tons of carbon dioxide emissions and employed over 300 employees.