Archive for November, 2013

Wood stove fire burns Deposit home to the ground (with photos) – WBNG-TV

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

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Wood stove fire burns Deposit home to the ground (with photos)
WBNG-TV
Deposit, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A man is without his home after a fire in his wood stove grew out of control. According to Deposit Fire Chief Sean Rynearson, crews responded to 2941 China Road around 3:30 a.m. Saturday. WBNG E-News – Sign Up For 


Oregonians could face new wood stove regulations – Town Hall

Friday, November 29th, 2013
Oregonians could face new wood stove regulations
Town Hall
But it's also become heavily regulated under the Environmental Protection Agency and could be even more so, thanks to a lawsuit by Oregon and six other states. Right now in Oregon, homes with wood burning stoves that do not meet performance standards 

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Can a Camp Stove (That Charges iPhones) Save Millions of Lives? – Businessweek

Friday, November 29th, 2013
Can a Camp Stove (That Charges iPhones) Save Millions of Lives?
Businessweek
The founders of the Brooklyn-based startup had devised a portable, cylindrical wood-burning camp stove that recharges electronic devices through a USB cable. Cool, right? No need to carry gas canisters—or worry about running out of fuel—on an


Oregonians could face new wood stove regulations – Watchdog.org

Thursday, November 28th, 2013
Oregonians could face new wood stove regulations
Watchdog.org
Right now in Oregon, homes with wood burning stoves that do not meet performance standards under the Clean Air Act have to be removed before the property is sold. Oregon officials argue the standards haven't been reviewed in years and need to be 


Shelter tails: Animal Hospice needs wood stove, chimney pipe – Times Herald-Record

Thursday, November 28th, 2013
Shelter tails: Animal Hospice needs wood stove, chimney pipe
Times Herald-Record
With the high cost of oil and an offer of free wood to burn, the Animal Hospice of N.Y. in Kingston is in need of a donated woodstove. "Ideally, a Waterford Stanley," said Animal Hospice founder Bruce E. Van Bramer. "But any with a heat chamber would


Oregon, 6 states sue for stricter woodstove regulation – Ontario Argus Observer

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013
Oregon, 6 states sue for stricter woodstove regulation
Ontario Argus Observer
Oregon, 6 states sue for stricter woodstove regulation. Randall Kirby, an associate at Kinney and Keele True Value since last year, said the store's expansive woodstove showroom stays busy with customers daily during the winter months. Posted

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Takoma Park nonprofit brings wood stove competition to the national mall – Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013
Takoma Park nonprofit brings wood stove competition to the national mall
Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online
Fourteen wood stoves burned hot during the first Wood Stove Decathlon held recently on the National Mall, but virtually no smoke rose from their chimneys. A technology hundreds of years old, wood stoves are making a resurgence as a cheap and renewable 


Wood-burning stove starts structure fire in St. John – St. John News Online

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
Wood-burning stove starts structure fire in St. John
St. John News Online
St. John firefighters responded to the fire that the reporting person said was started by a wood-burning stove inside the residence. Fire was just breaching the eaves and attic of the residence when firefighters arrived. By 7:30 p.m. the fire appeared
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Pellet boilers: not your grandfather’s wood stove; A once-quaint technology … – The River Reporter

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
Pellet boilers: not your grandfather's wood stove; A once-quaint technology
The River Reporter
NARROWSBURG, NY — Once upon a time, wood and pellet stoves were essentially quaint space heaters. Cozy and romantic, maybe, but not very practical, given their limited range and the need for constant care and feeding. But things have changed, 


University team takes home innovation award at national wood stove decathlon – Diamondback Online

Monday, November 25th, 2013
University team takes home innovation award at national wood stove decathlon
Diamondback Online
Last week, a university team traveled to the National Mall to compete in the Wood Stove Decathlon, earning the top prize in the particulate matter emissions category. The event pitted 12 teams against each other from Nov. 15 to 19 and tasked them with