MissionThe Bioenergy Lab at the Center for Ecosystems Research - National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) carries out interdisciplinary research on biomass energy use, cookstove adoption, stove use monitors (SUMs), eco-technology development, forest management and climate change with a focus on the development of robust metrics and indicators to link scientific knowledge from academic institutions with other social actors, particularly in the rural sector.
Partner TypeImplementer
Organization TypeResearch (Academic, Other)
Organizational ExpertiseAdoption / Behavior Change, Capacity Building, Carbon Finance, Climate/Environment, Health, Lab or Field Testing, Monitoring and Evaluation, Research, Technology and Fuel R&D
Technologies and FuelsBiomass (Ag. Residue, Processed Biomass, etc.), Charcoal, Wood
Clean Cooking ActivitiesOur approach is by means of models and computer simulations built for landscape level analysis, integrating various drivers of land use land cover change and woodfuel demand sources.
PartnershipWe can contribute with research products (papers, ad hoc analysis, models, etc.), testing.
Regions Operating InSub-Saharan Africa, Latin America and Caribbean, South Asia
Countries Operating InArgentina, El Salvador, Honduras, India, Kenya, Mexico, Nicaragua, Tanzania
AddressCentre for Ecosystem Research
Ant Carra Patzcuaro 8701 Col San Jose de la Huerta
Postal Code58190
Primary Point of Contact
   First NameOmar
   Last NameMasera
   Phone443 3222709
Secondary Point of Contact
   First NameAdrian
   Last NameGhilardi