making the carbon market work for poor communities

Member organisations

SunFire Solutions

The Nova Institute  
Contact person Crosby Menzies
Phone +27 (0)11 624 2432
Postal address 36 Reynolds Street, Reynolds View Johannesburg, 2094
Office address 36 Reynolds Street, Reynolds View Johannesburg, 2094

SunFire Solutions was established in 2004 and specialises in producing and distributing Integrated cooking appliances.

SunFire Solutions works with Governments, NGOs and Companies to co-ordinate the introduction of Solar Cookers into communities across Southern Africa as part of Greening, poverty alleviation or corporate Social responsibility. Solar Cookers give users an opportunity to harness Africa's naturally abundant sunshine to cook clean healthy food, Solar Cooked "food just tastes better".

Core strengths

Integrated cooking packages include Parabolic Solar Cookers (there are 3 sizes in the SunFire series) capable of boiling 1Liter of water in 4 minutes with a life span of 10 years, Retained heat Cookers or SunBags that reduce cooking times and costs and fuel efficient stoves to reduce smoke and firewood needs. Integrated Cooking Packages give users an opportunity to use the most environmentally friendly cost effective cooking packages available anywhere on earth.

Geographical scope

South Africa (nationwide), throughout Africa, and anywhere in the world.