Best Ideas 2022 features all the nominated entries submitted under ‘Submit your Idea’ category. All the entries consist of innovative solutions or propositions for an enterprise that champions the Sustainable Development Goals. They can be on the conceptual, planning, or start-up stage.
Explain your idea in details:
To create a stove that is energy efficient as well as climate friendly. The aim is to make a stove that is environmentally friendly and can be used both indoors and outdoors. The stove aims to use a solar panel to provide energy for the hot plate, the battery to conserve energy created and the control panel to control the plates i.e the heat, on and off.
Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development
Targets Reduced carbon by eliminating charcoal. Environmentally friendly technology i.e no pollution from the plates and battery. Affordability and functionality i.e an easy to use as well as affordable technology. Success measures Little to no carbon from the technology. Successful merging of battery and coil to produce heat for cooking. Usability both indoors and outdoors at an affordable price hence more sales.
Plans for implementation and sustainability
Business model Pay at once or pay in installments i.e monthly sum as the user generates income from the technology or uses the technology. Financing source Donations, grants, sponsorships and discounts from battery and hot plate companies. Collaborators Hot plate companies. Battery companies. Solar panel companies. Control panel companies.
I am called Aijuka Desire. I live in Kasese, Uganda. I am motivated to create technologies that run solely on renewable resources such as air, water, sun to combat climate change as well as conserve the environment. I have a masters in public policy and i am aware of the issues faced by the country and the global world in form of climate change. I also have research skills necessary to identify problems and provide solutions to these problems.