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States attempt to update outdoor wood boiler laws to conform to new federal policies

Posted by Earth Stove on February 15, 2017 with No Commentsas , , , , , , , , ,

The EPA’s new wooden heater regulations has left far more than ten states with outside boiler restrictions that now want updating. Most point out rules refer to Stage 1 and Stage 2 boilers, a voluntary plan that has now been superseded by certified boilers in new EPA rules.&nbsp&nbspAt the moment, at the very least New […]

EPA sends “Compliance Reminder” to Stove Producers

Posted by Earth Stove on January 27, 2017 with No Commentsas , , , ,

There are 6 accredited check labs thatconcern confidential and non-confidientialcheck stories. &nbspNon-confidential kinds areessential to be posted on company sites. On January 10, 2017 the EPA Office of Compliance despatched a “Compliance Reminder” letter to all stove and boiler manufacturers since some manufacturers had been not complying with transparency, reporting, and report trying to keep […]

Wooden and pellet stove companies boost rankings with the Much better Business Bureau but does it subject?

Posted by Earth Stove on January 26, 2017 with No Commentsas , , , , , , , , , ,

In the age of Yelp, Facebook, and Angie’s Checklist, thousands and thousands of buyers nevertheless look to the Greater Business Bureau (BBB) for rankings. While the BBB may possibly have lost some of its luster, we have always urged buyers to seek the advice of it when acquiring a new stove. When the Alliance for […]

Residential heating with wood and coal in the US and Europe (excerpts)

Posted by Earth Stove on January 6, 2017 with No Commentsas , , , , ,

This site contains excerpts from a very crucial and readable report released by the Planet Health Organization (WHO) in 2015. &nbspIt is mainly from a wellness and policy perspective and is extremely useful for North American as it provides more of a European point of view and is balanced in its technique. The complete 58-page […]

Mapping wooden heating and wood smoke in the United States

Posted by Earth Stove on December 9, 2016 with No Commentsas , , , , , ,

Wood heating has created a comeback in the United States and has been the quickest expanding heating gasoline for most several years given that 2005, according to US Census figures. Currently, 2.36 million houses in the United States use wood as a primary heating gas (ACS, 2015, 1-year estimates). And 8.eight U.S. million houses use […]

The Shifting Experience of Wood Stove Change-out Packages

Posted by Earth Stove on November 27, 2016 with No Commentsas , , , , ,

Online Useful resource Center released to aid software professionals &amp buyers States and counties are progressively seeking to wood stove adjust out applications to inspire people to give up previous, polluting wooden stoves for cleaner options.&nbsp In 2016, there ended up 34 stove adjust-out programs. The average incentive was about $ 900 to change and […]

Enviro redesigns EF2 pellet stove, raises effectiveness 19%

Posted by Earth Stove on November 25, 2016 with No Commentsas , , , , ,

Enhanced warmth transfer led to significantenhancement in efficiency with outany price tag boost of the EF2. When the EPA commenced submitting genuine efficiencies on its record of qualified stoves, all of sudden customers could see which makes of pellet stoves have been conserving them a lot more cash in gasoline charges and which weren’t. A […]

A reader responds to the wooden vs. coal discussion

Posted by Earth Stove on November 3, 2016 with No Commentsas , , , ,

In our Oct newsletter, we reprinted a column by Cory Hatch from the Jackson Gap Information &amp Information. &nbspWe located it to be a thoughtful piece by a individual grappling with energy alternatives and making an attempt to pretty weigh their costs and positive aspects. &nbspWe received a great deal of positive comments about the […]

HHT and Ravelli concur to launch performance for 5 stoves

Posted by Earth Stove on October 5, 2016 with No Commentsas , , , ,

In reaction to a Independence of Information Act request filed by the Alliance for Inexperienced Warmth, Fireside &amp Residence Technologies (HHT) and Ravelli unveiled real effectiveness figures for many of their common pellet stove models.&nbsp Efficiencies ranged from fifty six% to 76%. Wooden and pellet stoves certified after May 2015 must take a look at […]

Downdraft Wooden Stoves: Consumers Beware

Posted by Earth Stove on September 21, 2016 with No Commentsas , , , ,

The simplicity of the non-catalytic stove helps make it the most well-known sort of stove in North The united states by much.&nbsp With most non-cats, the buyer only requirements to fret about a one lever to regulate the quantity of air in the firebox.&nbsp But some shoppers unwittingly buy a extremely unique sort of non-cat, […]