VITA
VITA
Manufacturer
not available

VITA (Volunteers in Technical Assistance) stove. Provides a shield around the fire that may be beneficial during windy conditions, and a skirt around the sides of the pot improves heat transfer from the hot combustion gases to the pot. Fuel wood is burned on a grate on the bottom of the stove.

IWA tiers of performance
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0
Emissions
2
Efficiency
0
Indoor emissions
unrated
Safety
Information for consumers
Maximum pot capacity
not available
Approximate lifetime
not available
People fed per meal
not available
Pot type accommodated
(Flat bottom/Round bottom)
not available
Countries deployed
not available
Common foods cooked
not available
Manufacturer's warranty available?
No
General information
Manufactured in
not available
Suggested retail price
not available
Availability
On the market
Dimensions (l/w/h)
not available
Weight
not available
Shipping dimensions
not available
Shipping weight
not available
Local assembly possible?
No
Includes instructions?
No
Other information
not available
Characteristics
Non-traditional, Household, Portable
Fuels
Wood
Materials
not available
Performance details
IWA emissions  
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
IWA high power CO 9.992 g/MJ-del 9.992 g/MJ-del 1
IWA high power PM 1298.37 mg/MJ-del 1298.37 mg/MJ-del 1
IWA low power CO 0.156 g/min/L 0.156 g/min/L 1
IWA low power PM 7.189 mg/min/L 7.189 mg/min/L 1
IWA efficiency  
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
IWA high power thermal efficiency 28.844 % 28.844 % 1
IWA low power specific consumption 0.029 MJ/min/L 0.029 MJ/min/L 1
IWA indoor emissions  
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
IWA high power indoor CO 0.369 g/min 0.369 g/min 1
IWA high power indoor PM 114.08 mg/min 114.08 mg/min 1
Emissions
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
PM2.5 emissions factor (2) 8.576 g/kg fuel 8.576 g/kg fuel 1
CO emissions factor (2) 51.51 g/kg fuel 51.51 g/kg fuel 1