Contract Research (EERDC)
This project “Product development and labeling of clean cook stoves and standardized biomass fuels for Nepali market" is a contract research project done for Energy, Environment Research and Development Center (EERDC). The investigator for first party (RIBB) is Mr. Prajwal Rajbhandari and investigator for second party (EERDC) is Er. Sulav Shrestha
Description of Project: One of the motives of this project is the development of new fuel options, this activity would focus on the Trans-esterification of Jatropha for development of solely Jatropha based cook stove, feasibility analysis of local level trans-esterification and adaptation of the lab based transesterification process to the plantation sites.
Funding Agency: World Bank
Timeline: This project will be conducted for the period of 3 months commencing from April 6, 2016. The contract may be extended if needed upon agreement of both parties.