A woman prepares food on an improved cookstove in her home in the Indian state of Gujarat.
Manpreet Romana for the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves

A woman prepares food on an improved cookstove in her home in the Indian state of Gujarat. The cookstove is made of lightweight metal with a metal alloy combustion chamber. This technology maximizes the lifetime of the stove, quality control, safety, and heat transfer, while minimizing emissions.