Peter Scott
Peter Scott
CEO & Founder

Peter Scott, a globally recognized leader in the clean cookstove industry, is the CEO & Founder of BURN Manufacturing Co and the Founder of BURN Design Lab. Peter founded BURN in 2011 in order to save lives and forests in the developing world through the design and manufacture of clean-burning cookstoves. In 2006, he received an Ashden Award for supporting local producers in Southern Africa in creating highly profitable institutional stove businesses. In 2010, he was chosen as one of 2010’s Top100 Global Thinkers by Foreign Policy Magazine.

BURN is now the only vertically integrated modern cookstove company in Sub-Saharan Africa. Currently, the facility has a capacity of 100,000 stoves per month and employs over 1,000 people, 50% of whom are women. View BURN's impact here.

BURN is now poised to bring its revolutionary biomass cookstoves – as well as a new range of electric, hybrid, and liquid fuel stoves to Sub-Saharan Africa & beyond.

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