Welcome to the Solar Cooking Atlas!

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This site was made in order to help you to discover solar cooking, solar cooking projects, associations and manufacturers of solar cookers, parabolic solar barbecues, solar dryers and more! Here, you can read and see solar cooking articles, recipes, photos, videos and you have all the necessary links to learn more!

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Solar oven: How it works?

It exist thousand of solar oven models. On this page, we show you the most impotant sun ovens and explain you how they are working.

Homemade solar oven

How to make a solar oven

Do you want to make a solar oven? So this page is made for you, you can find a lot of solar cooker plans to build your homemade solar oven.

buy a solar cooker

Buy a solar cooker

Do you want to buy a solar cooker or a sun oven? On this page you can find some of the best organizations to find your solar cooker.

solar cooking pictures

Solar cooking pictures

Watch the best solar cooking pictures on this page: solar cooking recipes, parabolical solar cookers and sun ovens...

solar cooking worldmap

Solar cooking worldmap

Worldmap of solar cooking organizations You can use the worldmap of solar cooking organizations in order to find an asociation, a solar cooking project or reseller near you. Everybody can submit new places.

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Solar cooking videos

Watch the best solar cooking videos on this page. A really nice selection of videos from youtube and dailymotion: solar cooking demostrations, construction of a solar cooker and more.

Solar cooking recipe

Solar cooking recipes

Discover wonderful solar cooking recipes and how to cook by using a free and unlimited energy!

weather world

World weather (coming soon)

You usually cook with the sun and want precise weather previsions? So this page is made for you!

parabolical cooker

Green cooking

Ecological cooking tips Do you know how to cook ecologically without sun oven? Discover our solar cooking tips and start using them to economize when you are cooking.



Find the best websites about solar cooking. Do you have a website talking about solar cooking and solar cookers? Solar energy or ecology? If yes, you are welcome to our directory.

Solar radiations

Solar radiations

Solar radiations Find map of solar radiations on this page. We show you solar radiations in the world and in europe and calculate for you how many days a year you could cook with the sun.

Life Cycle

Parabolical sun oven amortization

How many co2 is emited by the fabrication of a parabolical solar cooker as the alsol k14? We calculate it to know if it's really ecological using a solar cooker made with aluminium to cook compared to traditional cooking.

cooking with wood

Cooking and resources

Want to know the ecological impacts of traditional cooking? We calculate them for you, discover how many co2 is emited by using wood, gas or electricity for each time you are cooking.

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Join our group on Facebook!

Join our facebook group if you want to see last pictures added on the Solar Cooking Atlas and share our new articles. You can also register to our news letter.

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Solar Cooking Atlas comments :

Laura: Congratulation for your great invention, I'm Laura and I would like to know how to make or find a solar oven for my father, he is a cooker chef and we are living in Dominican Republic so I think we can really use it in my tropical country! I'm also interested to resell solar products... I think people can really be surprised here!

Clement: Interesting. I've downloaded a lot of documents on your site about solar cookers. I am attending the institute higher rural development in South Kivu in the DRC. Really I will share this information with students. Good luck for the job!

Paul : Solar Household Energy is a leading nonprofit organization that conducts research, field projects and outreach programs for solar cooking (see solar cooking pictures here). Located in the Washington, DC area, USA. You can visit our website she-inc.org to get more information.

Orlando : Hello, I work in the Applied Renewable Energy Group GERA www.gera.uo.edu.cu we have some models of solar cookers, we would like to contact with others people that like the solar cooker, thank you vey much.

Romain : Hi , thanks for your comment, if you know other solar cooking recipes you can send it to me, I can share it to the recipe page!

Michael : Thanks for your solar tips ;)

Emily : A great alternative for a lot of people to wood or gas! Good job!

Alice: I tryed your peas recipe with my sun oven, I just backed first the bacon and onions with my solar cooker because I think it fries better and faster than my oven, it was delicious ;)

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