Households that use charcoal
emit more than
5 tonnes of CO2 per year
Charcoal prices go up at an average of 11% every year
21000 people die per year from
indoor air pollution caused by dirty fuels. That's 400 a week.
Firewood has more highly concentrated pollutants than cigarettes
A majority of Kenyans suffer from the effects of firewood cooking
Kenya loses 5.6 million trees daily, endangering our total livelihoods
Air pollution from firewood causes asthma & other respiratory diseases
Each school using firewood eradicates 56 acres of forest per year
Exposure of kerosene can cause skin diseases.
80% of LPG gas sold is illegally filled and runs the risk of exploding anytime.