Is Wood a Good Energy Source for Home Heating?

Is Wood a Good Energy Source for Home Heating?

Is Wood a Good Energy Source for Home Heating?

This West Virginia University bulletin shares a few basic principles about how wood burns, which will help you understand why wood can be a good energy source for home heating, given the right conditions.

Want more information? See the related SARE grant(s) CNE07-037, Development of an outreach program to promote wood residue utilization for bioenergy in West Virginia .

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Year: 2010
Length: 2 Pages
Author(s): Dave McGill, Ellen Voss
Location: North Central | Northeast | South | West | West Virginia
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This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.