The Diamond Workshop

Fuel Briquettes Production from Biomass Resources in the Village of Malolwane

The Project aimed to develop a fuel-wood briquettes demonstration project for village of Malolwane in the Kgatleng District of Botswana. The purpose was to convert biomass material such as waste wood and agriculture residues to fuel briquettes/pellets to use in boilers and efficient cook stoves, and as barbecue fuel.

Project Developer

The Diamond Workshop


Malolwane - Botswana

Total Project Budget

EUR 282 760

EEP Africa Financing

EUR 185 000


Solid biomass


Demonstration project

Project Period

2012 - 2015