MissionPhilips is a global company whose mission is to improve the lives of three billion people a year through meaningful innovations. We have developed the Philips Cookstove in the Netherlands and in India and are now exploring the manufacture and sale of the stove in Africa, in partnership with African Clean Energy.
Partner TypeImplementer
Organization TypeNational or Multinational Company
Organizational ExpertiseHealth, Research, Marketing, Technology and Fuel R&D
Technologies and FuelsBiomass (Ag. Residue, Processed Biomass, etc.), Pellets / Briquettes
Clean Cooking ActivitiesWe are currently piloting manufacture and sales of the Philips Cookstove in Africa. Manufacturing is carried out by African Clean Energy in Lesotho and we are developing sales channels for these stoves across Africa. pending the outcome of this pilot we hope to significantly scale up production and sales channels.
PartnershipWe are keen to explore:
- New business models to expand adoption
- Partnerships to bring cookstoves to market
We bring:
- Expertise in the design and manufacture of high end clean cookstoves
- Scale of a multinational to support logistics and sales.
Regions Operating InSub-Saharan Africa
Countries Operating InLesotho, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Rwanda
AddressPO Box 220
Postal Code5600AE
Primary Point of Contact
   First NameMark
   Last NameBennett
   Phone(3161) 070-9635