Â A German company, PT Climate Projects today introduced an energy saving cooker to President Levy Mwanawasa at State House.
After the demonstration of how the “Save 80” cooker works, Minister of Energy and
Water Development, Kenneth Konga, said the concept was encouraging as it was
Mr. Konga said government, through line ministries, would consider allowing a pilot
project to be introduced before it was widely circulated around the country.
He said the project may help government make a lot of savings in terms of firewood
And PT Climate Project Chief Executive Officer, Klaus Trifellner said the “Save 80”
cooker technology was environmentally friendly as it emits minimal carbon gasses and
uses twigs to heat up the pots.
Mr. Trifellner said his company was contemplating introducing the “save 80” cooker
as a pilot project in the country.