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Heating costs

Von • Apr 23rd, 2010 • Thema: Heating costs

The special warmth – ecological and economical

Fossil fuels are on a roller-coaster ride where price is concerned, whereas the cost of wood has for many years been rising only very slightly. Most tiled stoves are fuelled by good old-fashioned logs. Another alternative, however, – particularly for whole-house heating systems – is pellets. In the most recent study (September 2012), the cost and impact of these two renewable energy sources were compared with fuel oil, natural gas and electricity. This study not only showed that heating with wood is better because it is cheaper. The price differences are truly dramatic.

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