Test result
Water boiling test (WBT)
Stove and fuel
Stove description
Gas Stove
Stove characteristics
Non-traditional
Fuel type
Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)
Fuel description
Butane Gas
Fuel moisture content
not available
Fuel net calorific value
45.7 MJ/kg
Test information
Test details
Hot Start; Cold Start; Simmer
Testing organization
CeTAmb -- University of Brescia
Reporting type
Not available
Country
Chad
Year performed
2010
Test environment
Lab
Altitude
not available
Number of replicate tests
not available
Source information
Citation
Collivignarelli, C., A. Mazzu, M. Vaccari, and F. Vitali. 2010. Comparison of Biomass Stoves Appropriate Technologies for Household Energy in Developing Countries. Third International Symposium on Energy from Biomass and Waste.
Source data
not available
Test result IWA tiers of performance
Show subtiers
unrated
Emissions
unrated
Efficiency
unrated
Indoor emissions
unrated
Safety
Performance metrics
IWA efficiency  
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
IWA high power thermal efficiency 75.0%
Efficiency, energy consumption and fuel use
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
Hot start thermal efficiency 75.0%
Cold start thermal efficiency 61.0%
Output
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
Cold start firepower 4284.0 W
Hot start firepower 3024.0 W
Simmer firepower 2285.0 W
Mean time to boil 19.5 min