Schedule a Test

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

Solar cooks around the world want hardy,

efficient solar cooking devices they can 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 recognized testing center of Clean Cooking AllianceEvaluations are arranged by SCI and conducted at these Regional Testing and Knowledge Centers (RTKCs): 

  • Kenya - Nairobi, University of Nairobi.
  • Nepal  Lalitpur. Center for Rural Technologies (CRT).  
  • USA – Nyack, New York. Solar Cookers International.  
  • USA – Pollock Pines (Greater Sacramento area), California. Solar Cookers International.