Test result: Ganesha 3 Stove
Water boiling test (WBT)
Stove and fuel
Stove characteristics
Non-traditional, Household, Portable, Side-feed, Rocket
Fuel type
Wood
Fuel moisture content
12.23%
Fuel net calorific value
not available
Test information
Test details
WBT 4.2.3
Reporting type
Third party
Country
Nepal
Year performed
2016
Test environment
Lab
Altitude
1322 m
Number of replicate tests
3
Source information
Citation
not available
Source data
not available
Test result IWA tiers of performance
Show subtiers
2
Emissions
1
Efficiency
1
Indoor emissions
unrated
Safety
Performance metrics
IWA emissions  
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
IWA high power CO 7.7 g/MJ-del 0.96 0.12
IWA high power PM 328.1 mg/MJ-del 27.7 0.08
IWA low power CO 0.08 g/min/L 0.02 0.25
IWA low power PM 3.86 mg/min/L 2.33 0.6
IWA efficiency  
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
IWA high power thermal efficiency 35.4% 3.2 0.09
IWA low power specific consumption 0.041 MJ/min/L 0.013 0.32
IWA indoor emissions  
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
IWA high power indoor CO 0.52 g/min 0.16 0.31
IWA high power indoor PM 21.5 mg/min 4.1 0.19
Efficiency, energy consumption and fuel use
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
Temp-corrected specific consumption cold start 76.0 g/L
Temp-corrected specific energy cons cold start 1398.0 kJ/L
Output
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
Cold start firepower 2750.0 W
Time to boil cold start 33.5 min 2.6 0.08
EPTP metrics
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
Average fuel use 847.0 g 129.4 0.15