Archive for June, 2011

Mt. Tom Station in Holyoke will install air-monitoring equipment – Union-News & Sunday Republican

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

The station’s owners, FirstLight Power Resources and GDF Suez North America, have also agreed to pay a $25,000 penalty to the Commonwealth and pay $70,000 for a program educating owners of old wood stoves and wood-fired boilers in the greater Holyoke …


Dorset school plans biomass boiler to reduce CO2 emissions and heating bills – Prfire (press release)

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Wood pellet stoves can be installed in most properties and can be fitted either against an external wall or in an existing chimney flue. They are suitable for both houses and apartments and are a very efficient way of heating your home. The government …


Fire destroys lobster museum at Bar Harbor Oceanarium – Bangor Daily News

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Bangor Daily News
Fire destroys lobster museum at Bar Harbor Oceanarium
Bangor Daily News
We are not talking of a cold snap and some ones kitchen with a wood stove. This fire seems very suspicious. Summertime in a museum? We are not talking of a cold snap and some ones kitchen with a wood stove. This fire seems very suspicious.

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Haddock and Garlic Scapes… – VillageSoup Belfast

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

VillageSoup Belfast
Haddock and Garlic Scapes…
VillageSoup Belfast
Delivery and Carry Out is also available Patio is open. Woodstove will crank out some heat if it chills down. Not sure what Cafe Miranda is about – Diversity, Flavor and Soul. Check out our online menu: http://www.cafemiranda.com/menus.


Mt. Tom Station in Holyoke will install air-monitoring equipment – MassLive.com

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

MassLive.com
Mt. Tom Station in Holyoke will install air-monitoring equipment
MassLive.com
The station’s owners, FirstLight Power Resources and GDF Suez North America, have also agreed to pay a $25000 penalty to the Commonwealth and pay $70000 for a program educating owners of old wood stoves and wood-fired boilers in the greater Holyoke


Mass. power plant will reduce emissions – Legal News Line

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Legal News Line
Mass. power plant will reduce emissions
Legal News Line
state and contribute $70000 to fund a program to educate owners of wood-fired boilers and old wood stoves in the greater Holyoke area to encourage an upgrade to equipment that meets the emissions standards of the US Environmental Protection Agency.

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Metal collection event – World Link

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

The fee for metal will be waived for this time period. Examples of accepted items: washers, dryers, stoves, water heaters, small metal appliances, wood burning stoves, empty burn barrels, barbeques, microwave ovens and refrigerators/freezers – Coos County …


Enchanted Circle burn bans prohibit some July Fourth traditions – Sangre de Cristo Chronicle

Thursday, June 30th, 2011
Enchanted Circle burn bans prohibit some July Fourth traditions
Sangre de Cristo Chronicle
The ban prohibits all open fires including campfires, bonfires, charcoal or wood barbecue fires, and the burning of trash, weeds or brush. Indoor fireplaces and wood stoves are permitted, but metal screen spark arrestors are required.

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From the Camden harbormaster – knox.VillageSoup.com

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

knox.VillageSoup.com
From the Camden harbormaster
knox.VillageSoup.com
I then described, in detail, the fire I had started in my wood stove three days ago. My new Colorado friends and I had a good laugh, interspersed with such phrases as, “You wouldn’t think it today,” and “Not too shabby right now though.


Lodge Near Butte Works Off the Grid By Necessity and Choice – New West

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

New West
Lodge Near Butte Works Off the Grid By Necessity and Choice
New West
Wood stoves, however, still provide most of the warmth in the three large buildings. Leaving as little a carbon footprint as possible was important to the Axelsons when making their decision to build. “Because it’s a cross-country ski area and sort of