July 10, 2013
Location: Kathmandu, Nepal

Alternative Energy Promotion Centre (AEPC), Government of Nepal

AEPC is the focal agency of Government of Nepal for the promotion and development of renewable energy technologies in the country. Promoting cleaner cooking technologies like improved cooking stoves (ICS), biogas and solar cookers is one of the priority working areas of AEPC.

As a part of promoting clean cookstoves, AEPC is organizing an international event "Clean Cookstoves Market Place 2013 (CCMP 2013)" from July 10th - 12th 2013 in Kathmandu with the objectives to:

  • Showcase successful national and international cookstove designs and business models;
  • Explore ëbusiness to businessí opportunities;
  • Explore investment opportunities and identify possible means to facilitate linkage between cookstove entrepreneurs and financing institutions; and
  • Launch "Nepal Alliance for Clean Cookstoves": a national level alliance that works as an affiliate of Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves.

 The event includes Seminar, Expo and Field Visit where about 250 participants will participate; and a wide array of public will have opportunity to observe the Expo.  Details about the event are available on AEPC website - www.aepc.gov.np or on the event website - www.ccmp2013.com.

Website: www.ccmp2013.com