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A “Climate Emergency” Does not Make Heating with Wood Less Sustainable

Using wood for heating is not only smart carbon policy, but should also become an essential component of pro-forestation land ...
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Over-Heat Dump Zones for Solid Fuel Hot Water Boilers

All Solid fuel hot water boilers must be installed with an ability to shed heat with or without the benefit ...
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Wood is Nature’s Battery

Wood is Nature's BatteryEnergy Available Right Now Image Source:Tesla Storing renewable energy is one of the great challenges of the ...
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Modern Wood Boilers – The Benefits of Batch Burning

The Modern Wood BoilerThinking about Modern, Renewable Heating Systems What is a "Modern Wood Boiler"?  Modern wood boilers use sensors, ...
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Wood Pellet Boiler – Burning Wood Pellets Makes Life Easier

Busy Campground Makes the Switch to a Fröling Wood Pellet Boiler Israel River Campground in Jefferson, NH has been burning ...
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Wood Burning is Carbon Neutral

Wood burning is carbon neutral.  For thousands of years, wood burning has been carbon neutral. Now that we face a ...
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Understanding Wood Boiler Efficiency and EPA Ratings

When it comes to wood boiler efficiency, there is no end to the number of wood boilers advertised as being ...
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Commercial Pellet Boilers, Case Study

We previously posted about the pellet boiler installation at our offices, which consists of two Froling P4 100 commercial pellet ...
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Effecta Wood Boilers Evolving Design

World class products such as Effecta wood boilers aren't hatched in one day.  Making great wood boilers requires reactionary development ...
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Wood Boilers- Tools of Evolving Man

A Box of Water with Fire Inside Wood boilers control fire.  It's an old story.  The ancient people discovered fire.  ...
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Froling Wood Pellet Boilers Installed by Tarm Biomass Heat Orford Commercial Building

A Fertile Opportunity for Renewable Heating Sometimes nice old buildings present fertile opportunities for renewable heating makeovers with Froling wood ...
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A Conservation and Comfort Conversion in St. Johnsbury, VT

The house is a two story 4,800 (total) square foot log structure built by its owners several decades ago. The ...
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Brian Millette, Steadfast for 29 1/2 Years, Retires from Tarm Biomass

Brian Millette is retiring!  Tomorrow, Wednesday May 9th, will be Brian’s last day at Tarm Biomass. Brian started working for ...
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Great Technology is Only 1/2 of the Equation

Our local newspaper, the Valley News, recently ran an article about heat pumps titled, “Innovation, or Just Hot Air?”. The ...
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Froling PE1 Pellet Boilers are EPA Approved, 30%+ Cleaner than Similar Boilers

Froling has received EPA approvals for PE1 20 and PE1 35 pellet boilers.  Results will soon be posted on the ...
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Advanced Wood Heating Can Flatten The Duck Curve

There is a pattern of power use and renewable power production that is putting pressure on electric utilities.  When power ...
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Featured T4 Installation at the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park

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 ...
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Hydronics for High-Efficiency Biomass Boilers Training

Update! The correct date and information for the upcoming NYSERDA boiler training. It seems our email subscription feed hiccuped and ...
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Featured Installation: South Main Apartments-Waterbury, VT

The historic Ladd Hall in Waterbury, VT has gone through a huge makeover. The building was sitting vacant since August ...
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Announcing The Fröling Turbomat 500

The first Fröling Turbomat 500 (TM 500) has arrived in the USA! The TM 500 is a 1.7 mm Btu/hr ...
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