Could you get a 65% annual return from a wood-burning boiler?
The TelegraphBake Oven by Steve CohanHeater rendering in SketchupContraflow heater by Marcus Flynn
Reclaimed brick from 1900Mobile pizza oven by Dave WilcoxNY commits $27 million to build wood heat industry
Wall Street Journal
Stoves Competing for Spots in the Stove Design Workshop
On a recent motorcycle trip around the Gaspé penninsula, former MHA
President Steve Bushway
presented Marcus Flynn with a ‘Certified Heater
Builder’ pin at his home in Quebec
Alliance for Green Heat announce entriesEPA Bolsters legal case for NSPS with new data
Alliance for Green Heat
Quebec offers 20% tax credit on masonry heaters.
Russian TV kitchen
Thanks to Marcus Flynn for the link
via FacebookGreenhouse heater
by Max Edleson and Kiko Denzer
From Facebook: Posted by Andrew Musiyaka
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Brookhaven National Laboratory, June 20, 2014Wood Stove Politics: Democrats, Republicans and Unlikely Bedfellows
Official MHA Submission of Comments to EPA regarding NSPSMHA Heater Mason Training - - Schedule for 2014
Masonry heater hot water workshop with Joe Salzmann, Eric Moshier and Dan Givens
Eco-labelled firebox testing update
from Boris Kukolj
First Masonry Stove in Izu Peninsula, Shizuoka pref., Japan
Pearson, Jessica Steinhäuser, Brian Klipfel, Aki Yoshimizu and Kada
Yuichi in Ito-shi, Japan.
by Norbert Senf and Mike Payne
May 19/14: Alex Chernov (center) with Paul and Stefan Polatchek, at the ORTNER test facility in Austria.
They are building a triple skin and a double bell heater, to directly compare performance.
Pizza oven, Dalat Vietnam, sent by Tom Trout
Updated April 12/14 with 18 additional runs by Homestead Heat
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Masons on a Mission
Front row: Alex Larsen, Matt Helicke and Martin Palmer
Muskoka Kachelofen with acorn motif by Jessica Steinhauser
Contraflow heater by Martin Palmer and Tim Murphy, Bay Bulls, Newfoundland
Masonry Heater Summary
John Ackerly, via Facebook
Observations 18 Years Later #2
by Marcus Flynn
Woodstove could save the worldRenewable Heat NY funds 18 woody biomass projects
by Marcus Flynn
The particulate emissions from all of the masonry
heaters built in the U.S. in one year (about 500) equals the emissions
from about 5 outdoor boilers. The above photo demonstrates exactly why.
Based on data from the recent NYSERDA boiler field study, and research at MHA's Lopez Labs,
Photo is from a great U.S. Forest Service article explaining NSPS
This portable sampler is used by MHA's Lopez Labs
Correlation with EPA Method 5G-3 over 11 runs is fantastic!
Check out run HK-M16 - a white birch crib with side ignition and extensive video documentation
Maine Sunday Herald
Lopez Labs instructional video - thanks to Jon Santiago for the camera work.
Fuel Crib testing at Lopez Labs
Updated February 3/14Update from Japan
by Aki YoshimizuContraflow core with Tulikivi soapstone custom bench
Warmstone Fireplaces & Designs, Montana
by Max Edleson
NSPS: The Devil's in the Details
Kachelofen and Cook Stove by Jessica Steinhauser (via Facebook)
Biomass MagazineGary is a P.E., an MHA Voting Member, and a partner in CrossFire Fireplaces
Biomass Magazine article
Testing Observations at the Wood Stove DecathlonParticulate Sampling Comparison Testing at Brookhaven National Laboratory