Schedule a Test

Interested in having your solar cooker tested? Learn how here.

Solar cooks around the world want hardy,

efficient solar cooking devices to rely on.


They asked SCI to develop a test to evaluate solar cookers.

We did.

It is the

Performance Evaluation Process (PEP)


SCI promotes all solar cooker designs that are:

  • high-performing and durable
  • proven by testing, according to the objective SCI performance evaluation process (PEP)

Schedule a Test

If interested in having your solar cooker device tested, please click here:

Manufacturers and designers, contact SCI at if you have questions about testing your solar cooking device. 

SCI Testing Centers

Solar Cookers International is a listed testing center of The Global Alliance for Clean CookstovesEvaluations are arranged by SCI and conducted at these SCI Regional Testing and Knowledge Centers (RTKCs): (in alphabetical order by country) 

  • USA – Nyack, New York. Solar Cookers International.  
  • USA – Pollock Pines, California. Solar Cookers International.
  • Nepal  Lalitpur. Center for Rural Technologies (CRT).