Kuniokoa Stove

BURN Design Lab

Kuniokoa Stove is a natural-draft wood-burning rocket stove.


Product description Brand name and product description

The Kuniokoa Stove is a natural-draft woodstove with a ceramic insulation developed by BURN Design Lab through a partnership with the Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Washington. The product is distributed and manufactured by BURN Stoves.


Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Sub-Saharan Africa.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Burn Stoves has an extensive distribution network, having partner distributors like Tuskys supermarkets, Pamoja Life and Livelyhoods across Kenya. It can also be bought online through Amazon, eBay and JUMIA.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

$34 USD for direct purchases from BURN or partner distributors.

Burn accepts donations of $40 USD to supply one family with a Kuniokoa.

Customer can buy the Kuniokoa through a BURN credit, which requires an initial 50% deposit payment and the remaining must be paid interest-free in the following 2 months.


Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Rocket cookstoves with ceramic insulation such as the EcoZoom Dura, Envirofit G-3300, Envirofit M-5000 and EzyStove. Almost 90 competitive cookstoves can be found in the Clean Cooking Catalog.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 7: Ensure access to affordable reliable sustainable and modern energy for all.

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)
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