Publication - Rapid Product Assessment: A New Approach to Testing Productive Use Appliances
Access to reliable data and information about the performance, durability, and safety of PUE enables these market stakeholders to make informed decisions and identify high-quality, energy-efficient technologies. Responding to the market needs, VeraSol develops the Rapid Product Assessment framework, which offers a flexible, cost-effective, and timesaving approach to verify the quality of nascent PUE technologies.Egg incubators were selected as the first trial product for the Rapid Product Assessment approach due to their potential to significantly increase the productivity of poultry farmers and rural households. We partnered with Kijani Testing, a Kenya-based research and testing facility, to conduct egg incubator testing. Read the report for insights on the testing and evaluation processes and learnings from the egg incubator testing pilot.