Biomass

Biomass can be a great fuel if harvested and burned in a sustainble way. CCHRC uses several biomass appliances as part of its heating strategy, including a masonry heater, pellet boiler, and wood gasification boiler. We have monitored the efficiency of these systems to test their fuel consumption and emission levels. 

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  For a comprehensive guide to heating in Alaska, check out the Consumer Guide to Home Heating.