A Fertile Opportunity for Renewable Heating Sometimes nice old buildings present fertile opportunities for renewable heating makeovers with Froling wood pellet boilers. Here is a great example. The 30,000 square foot office and warehouse was built starting in 1965 by New Hampshire Governor Meldrim Thomson for his Equity Publishing business. As Governor Thomson’s business grew […]
Boilers: Fröling T4 150 (500,000 Btu/r) wood pellet/wood chip boiler. Previously installed Garn WH1500 (177,000 Btu/hr) with a water capacity of 1,420 gallons.Thermal Storage: The Garn’s water capacity is used as the thermal buffer tank.Fuel Storage: 20’ shipping container modified for fuel storageFuel Delivery: Modified P4 cyclone (day hopper) suction device.Sold and Installed By: Sunwood […]
The historic Ladd Hall in Waterbury, VT has gone through a huge makeover. The building was sitting vacant since August 2011, when Tropical Storm Irene hit and flooded the basement. The original building was bult in the 1890’s with a wing added in the 1950’s to house nurses working at the state hospital. The building […]
The first Fröling Turbomat 500 (TM 500) has arrived in the USA! The TM 500 is a 1.7 mm Btu/hr. boiler capable of burning wood chips up to 45% moisture content or wood pellets. The boiler weighs over 18,000 pounds, in large part due to its heavily bricked firebox, which is necessary for wetter wood […]
There are two new Fröling T4 boilers heating the two buildings that make up the Lothrop Elementary School. The boilers were installed by Sunwood Biomass 802-583-9300.