Intervention Cookstoves (IMAGE) University of Washington Caption The new cookstoves, which burn wood and other traditional fuels, were distributed as part of India's first carbon-finance approved program under the Kyoto Protocol's Clean Development Mechanism. Without field-based evaluations, such programs may not deliver the expected carbon reductions or health and climate benefits, the study concludes. Credit Ther Wint Aung, University of British Columbia Usage Restrictions With credit License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.