ARTI Grihalaxmi
ARTI Grihalaxmi
Manufacturer
Appropriate Rural Technology Institute (ARTI)

This is a single pot chulha without a chimney. It is provided with a top grate which acts as a flame concentrater.

IWA tiers of performance
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unrated
Emissions
unrated
Efficiency
unrated
Indoor emissions
unrated
Safety
Information for consumers
Maximum pot capacity
not available
Approximate lifetime
not available
People fed per meal
5-7
Pot type accommodated
(Flat bottom/Round bottom)
not available
Countries deployed
India
Common foods cooked
not available
Manufacturer's warranty available?
No
General information
Manufactured in
India
Suggested retail price
not available
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
Photo credit: Household Energy Network http://www.hedon.info/ImprovedcookstovesinIndia?bl=y
Characteristics
Side-feed, Built in place, Household, Non-traditional
Fuels
Crop residues, Dung, Wood
Materials
Metal, Cement, Clay
Performance details
IWA efficiency  
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
IWA high power thermal efficiency 21.0 % 21.0 % 1
IWA low power specific consumption 0.22 MJ/min/L 0.22 MJ/min/L 1
Efficiency, energy consumption and fuel use
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
Cold start thermal efficiency 23.0 % 23.0 % 1
Hot start thermal efficiency 21.0 % 21.0 % 1
Fuel consumed 304.0 g/task 304.0 g/task 1
Output
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
Mean time to boil 17.5 min 17.5 min 1