Archive for November, 2008

CLCS Board Discusses Alternative Energy – Jamestown Post Journal

Sunday, November 30th, 2008
CLCS Board Discusses Alternative Energy
Jamestown Post Journal, NY – 45 minutes ago
”It’s like a wood stove on steroids.” Spitzer said the district would look at installing monitoring systems to help with classroom activities regarding


CLCS Board Discusses Alternative Energy – Post-Journal

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

MAYVILLE – Solar panels. Wind turbines. You name it, and Chautauqua Lake Central School officials have probably thought about it. For the past couple of years, school officials have discussed ways of making their facilities more environmentally …


Potential in pellets – Prince Edward Island Guardian

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

Heating your home in Canada during the colder months of the year is not an option. How your heat your home, however, is another story and rising costs for traditional energy sources like oil have prompted many Canadians to seriously explore …


Windham fire started in chimney – MaineToday.com

Sunday, November 30th, 2008
Windham fire started in chimney
MaineToday.com, ME – 1 hour ago
Hall said the home’s owner, Susan Gauthier, had been using the wood stove all day to heat the home. She escaped without injury. Hall said a loose connection


Thanksgiving Day fire appears to have started in chimney – Holland Sentinel

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

A Thanksgiving Day fire that destroyed an Olive Township home is thought to have started along the roof, Fire Chief Russ Hirdes said. “It appears to have started off the chimney of the wood stove,” he said. The homeowner, Robert VandeWege, had …


Sheltered home – Morning Sun

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

No comments posted. Sun Photograph by RYAN EVON The home of Joel and Ellie Welty, which was finished in April 2006, is mostly buried in the ground with a fully exposed southern wall. According to Joel Welty, the earth-sheltered house is much more …


Making it work – Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

Through all the difficulties, Mrs. Bennett and her husband, Gary A. Bennett, have worked to adapt to changing job situations and shifting financial demands. It’s a strategy that career counselors and job-search experts say can help individuals …


On top of his game – Kingston Daily Freeman

Sunday, November 30th, 2008
On top of his game
Kingston Daily Freeman, NY – 24 minutes ago
Smith said the public began a steep learning curve about woodstove use in the 1970s with the oil crisis. Just as general lack of knowledge resulted in


Permit often a must for wood, pellet stove – Schenectady Gazette

Sunday, November 30th, 2008
Permit often a must for wood, pellet stove
Schenectady Gazette, NY – 7 minutes ago
“Anybody putting in a wood stove needs a permit,” he said. “They’re selling like hotcakes and nobody’s getting a permit,” DiMarco reported.


Staying Warm Safely: Arrival of cold weather brings chimney fire … – Norwich Bulletin

Sunday, November 30th, 2008
Staying Warm Safely: Arrival of cold weather brings chimney fire
Norwich Bulletin, CT – 13 minutes ago
He was forced to have a second chimney cleaning when he discovered his wood stove was not getting a good draft. The chimney, after the cheap cleaning,