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2013-08-30 23:22:36

Tulikivi soapstone fireplaces have suggestions on making sure you maximize every bit of energy and warmth your wood can generate. Juuka, Finland (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 While the final summer warmth is still here it won’t be long until the chill of autumn and winter will call for the cozy warmth of a fireplace. For wood heat lovers, it’s already time to make sure there’s plenty of wood to feed the fire all season long. With that thought top of mind, the experts at Tulikivi soapstone...

2013-07-30 08:25:55

The nonprofit will donate each $250 purchase of the "Limited Edition 50th Anniversary of Everest" print to improving the lives and environment in Nepal TAOS, N.M. and KATHMANDU, Nepal, July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Himalayan Stove Project (HSP) brings awareness to the devastating effects of household air pollution (HAP) and its mission is to distribute clean cookstoves in the most remote regions of the Himalayas where millions of people, including children, are...

2013-07-24 08:25:07

TAOS, N.M. and KATHMANDU, Nepal, July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Himalayan Stove Project (HSP) is a humanitarian & philanthropic effort dedicated to preserving the Himalayan environment and improving the health of the people living in the Trans-Himalayan region. We donate free, clean-burning, highly efficient cookstoves to families in some of the most remote areas in the high Himalayas of Nepal. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130724/PH52108LOGO ) What is Household...

2013-04-10 08:24:39

Companies to collaborate to develop combustion and emissions control solutions for Grandeg biomass boilers. MINNEAPOLIS, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR), an emerging leader in combustion and emissions control technology for industrial, commercial and utility markets and Grandeg, an 20-year-old European market leader in commercial wood pellet boiler systems, today announced their intention to enter into a development agreement for the...

2012-11-27 08:22:18

TAOS, N.M., Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- "Everyone has a right to healthy indoor air" is the motto of the Halton Foundation, which supports non-profit organizations that promote wellbeing of people suffering from poor indoor environmental air quality. The Foundation awards annual grants to non-profit organizations, research programs or initiatives promoting the wellbeing of people in indoor environments. The Halton Foundation has granted $30,000 to the Himalayan Stove Project in support of...

2012-10-07 18:20:11

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA) today announced an industry-wide safety initiative to protect young children, at-risk individuals and pets from burns resulting from touching glass fronts on gas fireplaces, stoves and inserts when in operation or cooling down. The initiative includes a consumer safety education campaign and a mandatory safety standard for new gas fireplaces manufactured after January 1, 2015. According to the...

2012-09-11 02:22:29

KATHMANDU, Nepal, Sept. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Himalayan Stove Project believes in the conservation of nature, improving people's health and transforming the lives, of individuals, families and communities, one clean cookstove at a time. The complete story of their inspiring and innovative program can be seen in the brief video on their website at: http://www.himalayanstoveproject.org/ They are a US Based charity, which distributes free, clean-burning, highly efficient cookstoves in...

2012-08-25 23:04:12

The Active Alarm is the first and only automatic device that can prevent home fires. Simply plug your stove into the Active Alarm and then plug the Active Alarm into the wall. Once your smoke alarm sounds, the Active Alarm hears the alarm and cuts the power to the stove thereby preventing the fire. Provo, Utah (PRWEB) August 24, 2012 Active Fire Prevention, a Provo Utah start-up, has developed a life-saving, home fire prevention device. The Active Alarm is an automatic device that stops...

Trying To Promote Safer Stoves In Countries Where Cooking Can Kill
2012-06-12 13:18:56

Preparing a meal in some of the world´s poorest rural areas can turn an ordinary activity into a deadly chore. Animal dung and crop scraps often fuel the indoor fires used for cooking. And before any food fills a hungry belly, thick black smoke fills a family´s lungs. Pneumonia and other acute respiratory infections kill about 1 million people a year in low-income countries, making them the top cause of death in the developing world and the greatest threat to children´s...

2012-05-30 10:05:46

The smoke rising from a cookstove fills the air with the tantalizing aroma of dinner — and a cloud of pollutants and particles that threaten both health and the environment. How families in developing countries use their cookstoves has a big effect on emissions from those stoves, and laboratory emission tests don't accurately reflect real-world operations, according to a study by University of Illinois researchers. Biomass-burning cookstoves are used throughout the developing world,...


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2010-09-24 16:20:41

A gas stove is a cooking device which uses natural gas, propane, butane, Liquefied petroleum gas or other flammable gas as a fuel source. Since the gas pipe network was slow to develop, the success of the gas stove on a commercial level took some time to happen. Gas stoves were invented as early as the 1820's as isolated experiments but it was not until the 1880's that manufactured stoves were sold commercially. The first stoves were large and bulky, but over time they were reduced to fit...

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