Archive for June, 2015

Bellevue resident Harper turns 110

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

As a child, Harper rode about two miles to school, wrapped in quilts in a horse-drawn sled. “It was so cold we had to hug the wood stove,” she said in a 2011 interview. Harper, whose mother died in 1910, went to Bellevue only two times each year …


Sea Food: Lessons for all cooks emerge from tiny kitchen that sometimes tilts

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Every day. And that selfsame space contains my 3-by-4-foot wood stove, too. Three people can work in my galley, but that’s like saying your family of four can fit into your powder room. It’s possible, but how long before you want to kill each other?


Resident reports squirrel stuck in wood-burning stove – Amherst Bee

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
Resident reports squirrel stuck in wood-burning stove
Amherst Bee
… • A resident of Palmdale Drive reported her lawn is repeatedly littered with papers. She said a neighbor constantly puts the trash on her lawn. • A resident of Vine Lane reported a squirrel had been inside the chimney of her wood-burning stove for

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Wood-fired LED lantern converts waste heat into light & power – EDN.com

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
Wood-fired LED lantern converts waste heat into light & power
EDN.com
At least part of Stove Lite's premium price tag can be justified because TEGMART builds it here in the U.S. with American-made parts products wherever possible (including a U.S.-built TEG module). But this isn't just a $149 flashlight. In addition to


Efficient stove technology eases North Kenya’s medical waste problem – GlobalPost

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
Efficient stove technology eases North Kenya's medical waste problem
GlobalPost
The wood burner, which takes advantage of powerful winds in the region to drive the flames, borrows technology from fuel-efficient stoves. It can safely eliminate waste produced by the Wamba hospital and by 22 other health centers in Samburu County

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Efficient stove technology eases North Kenya’s medical waste problem – Reuters

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
Efficient stove technology eases North Kenya's medical waste problem
Reuters
The wood burner, which takes advantage of powerful winds in the region to drive the flames, borrows technology from fuel-efficient stoves. It can safely eliminate waste produced by the Wamba hospital and by 22 other health centers in Samburu County

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Efficient stove technology eases N. Kenya’s medical waste problem – Reuters Africa

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
Efficient stove technology eases N. Kenya's medical waste problem
Reuters Africa
The wood burner, which takes advantage of powerful winds in the region to drive the flames, borrows technology from fuel-efficient stoves. It can safely eliminate waste produced by the Wamba hospital and by 22 other health centres in Samburu County

and more »


Efficient stove technology eases N. Kenya’s medical waste problem – Reuters

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
Efficient stove technology eases N. Kenya's medical waste problem
Reuters
The wood burner, which takes advantage of powerful winds in the region to drive the flames, borrows technology from fuel-efficient stoves. It can safely eliminate waste produced by the Wamba hospital and by 22 other health centres in Samburu County

and more »


DIY thermo-electric modules make backwoods power from your wood stove

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

If you’ve ever wanted to mess with thermo-electric generators (TEGs), there’s a great web site which offers all the parts to make your own wood-fired electron pump. TEGMART offers a wonderfully-affordable line of U.S.-built TEG modules, heat sinks and all …


Lookout Mountain Vacation Rentals draws visitors to unique properties

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

But his friends told him he needed to do something more with that property. So he did. He built a four-bedroom home with a loft, large windows, hot tub and wood stove. Thoreson lived in the house on the bluff for several years before moving into another …