Multi-tasking electric stove sparked in Cedar Valley

A new Cedar Valley-based company is hoping to bring sustainable, safe access to electricity to those who need it most. The company, Terraoak, has created a patented smokeless cookstove that is able to convert heat energy into electricity and output it through a USB outlet.

Maxwell Chinnah CEO & Cofounder of Terraoak, Receives Grant From The Iowa Renewable Energy Association

Maxwell Chinnah, CEO & Cofounder of Terraoak, receiving a grant from the Iowa Renewable Energy Association, in November 2015, for his work in Clean Energy with Terraoak, Inc. He is the pioneer recipient of the Eric Foresman and Christine Nelson-Foresman Scholarship Award for Iowans spearheading renewable energy endeavors.