Member - Nenu Engineering

Nenu is a social impact enterprise that produces and distributes energy saving cook stoves in Nigeria.

Type Company
Founded 2014
Company Size 28
Member Type
Founders Chris Obi
Headquarters 20 Ellicot Citi St, Abuja, Nigeria
Social network
Nenu Engineering


Nenu is a social impact enterprise that produces and distributes energy saving cook stoves that emits 60% less toxic smoke and burns 65% less charcoal. In 4 years (and by bootstrapping), the company has produced and distributed over 45,000 energy saving stoves through a network of distributors and retailers in Nigeria. Nenu relies on locally sourced materials and a vertical integration approach to produce and distribute stoves that offers excellent charcoal savings at a price range of (between $16 and $23). Nenu is currently seeking 1 million Euros to produce and distribute about 600 thousand energy saving cook stoves to household. And the project expects to become financially sustainable within 12 months.
Headquarters 20 Ellicot Citi St, Abuja, Nigeria

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The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
Clean water and sanitation
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Affordable and clean energy
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Industry, innovation and infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable cities and communities
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SDG 12
Responsible consumption and production
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