Reduce Emissions Sustainably with Afstor

Afstor Reducing Emissions in Africa with Solar Cookers

Reduce Emissions Sustainably with Afstor

&
Compensate
CO2 Emissions!

No electricity

In sub-Saharan Africa, more than 840 million people live without electricity.

Extreme heat

Extreme heat and sunlight cause drought and reduce rainfall.

wood burn

A family of six burns about 4,000 kg of wood in the kitchen every year.

No Internet In Africa

No access to the internet or modern education.

No electricity

In sub-Saharan Africa, 840 million+ people live without electricity.

Extreme heat

Extreme heat and sunlight cause drought and reduce rainfall.

wood burn

A family of six burns about 4,000 kg of wood in the kitchen every year.

No Internet In Africa

Very little or no access to the internet or modern education.

Afstor aims to solve all these challenges!

How does Afstor solve the problem?

Afstor Solar Home System produces clean energy for cooking, lighting and appliances with 100% solar power and zero CO₂ emissions. It enables an African family to leap to the 21st century in energy use.

During five years of usage, one Afstor Solar Home System reduces CO₂ emissions equal to 260,000 km driven by car. You can track the usage hours of the purchased system and the resulting CO₂ compensation on a tracking website.

africa green

Green Living Movement project linked to Afstor Solar Home systems in Zambia also regreens the degraded areas around the communities through education, tree nurseries and tree growing.

When you buy an Afstor Solar Home system for a family in Zambia, we provide you with information on the usage and eliminated carbon emissions on a monthly basis – one cooker saves about x CO2 equivalents monthly. You can use these saved emissions to offset your emissions at home or business.

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How does Afstor solve the problem?

Afstor Solar Home System with Induction Cooker produces clean energy for cooking, lighting and appliances with 100% solar power and zero CO₂ emissions. It enables an African family to leap to the 21st century in energy use.

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In five years, one Afstor Solar Home System reduces  CO₂ emissions equivalent to 260,000 km driven by car. You can track the usage hours of the system you have purchased and the resulting CO₂ compensation on our website.

By purchasing Afstor Solar Home system with induction cooker, you can offset damage on the climate caused at home by reducing an equivalent amount of CO₂ in Africa – cost effectively, easily and with full transparency.

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Green Living Moment project linked to Afstor Solar Home systems in Zambia also regreens the degraded areas around the communities through education, tree nurseries and tree growing.

When you buy an Afstor Solar Home system to a family in Zambia, we provide you with information on the usage and eliminated carbon emissions on a monthly basis – one cooker saves about x CO2 equivalents monthly. You can use these saved emissions to offset your emissions at home or business.

IMPACT

Happy African Family
Help us reduce woodburning in Africa. You will give a leap in the standard of living for an African family.
Watch this video to learn how Afstor cooker has helped locals with their daily lives.
Updated CO2 compensation data (Finnish timezone)
Saturday, July 13, 2024 at 8:14:27 AM
268979
Combined usage hours of cookers
1425616
Combined compensation of cookers (kgCO2)

Amount of compensated kilometers

CO2 emissions of car [117 g/km]

12184754

trees planted in the project

114 143

hectares of land covered by forests

90

Afstor offers a solution for many global issues

Kids reading at night in Africa
Woman are now happy for cooking with Afstor
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List of Customers

Some of our customers have kindly shared the readings of their stoves for everyone to see. We open the accounting and financial statements to those who wish to see them.

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Join us!

Become our partner in this critical mission.

Get in touch with the CEO of the company, Ari Piispasen, if you can be of assistance. Email at ari.piispanen@afstor.com or call +358 400 759062.

The Afstor Solar Home system includes delivery to the end user in Africa and a tracking website. The Buyer will receive a monthly report from the tracking website on the usage hours of the acquired system and the eliminated CO2 emissions.

Currently purchased and delivered cookers will also be part of the Green Living Moment (GLM) forestry and education project, which is funded by the Finnish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Want to be a part of the solution?

We look for partners to achieve this critical task. Please be in touch with Tuomo Honkamäki if you feel that you can be of assistance:  tuomo.honkamaki@afstor.com  or call +358 40 860 4051.