ONIL Cookstoves, Guatemala


About the project

Distribution of fuel-efficient, improved cook stoves across the Republic of Guatemala in households that currently use conventional open fire.

At a glance

  • 11,132 cookstoves distributed
  • 37,509 tons of CO2 reduced

Project Benefits

  • Reduces CO2 emissions 
  • Protects local forests from being clearcut 


Carbon offset

205469 kg


Project Benefits

Good Health and Well-being. Ensuring healthy lives and promoting the well-being for all at all ages is essential to development.
Affordable and Clean Energy. Energy is essential to nearly every major change and opportunity.
Sustainable Cities and Communities. There needs to be a future in which cities provide opportunities for all, for access to basic services, energy, transportation and more.

How it works

  • The project developer funds the distribution of ONIL cookstoves in the local community. 
  • Local community members receive the stoves, reducing the need for firewood and improving health conditions in their home

Proof of Carbon Accounting

To ensure transparency, Green Story Carbon Registry tracks issuance and retirement of carbon credits for all projects on the Green Story offset platform.


Verified Carbon Standard
Carbon Check (India) Private Ltd
HELPS International