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2009-09-23 08:07:32

Women in Central Mexico who used a vented stove instead of the traditional indoor open fire, experienced improved respiratory health on par with a pack-a-day smoker kicking the habit, according to a recent study.

2009-08-27 16:26:21

The Consumer Products Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of Frigidaire and Kenmore Elite Smoothtop electric ranges due to a fire hazard. The heating elements on the stove can spontaneously operate without being turned on or fail to turn off after being switched off, the commission said in a statement. About 200,000 stoves were built by Frigidaire, a division of Electrolux Home Products Inc., of Augusta, Ga., and sold nationwide at Sears and other stores between June 2001 and...

2009-08-18 14:44:52

A New York man said he discovered an unusual and unwelcome feature of his cell phone -- it turns on his stove. Andrei Melnikov said his Maytag Magic Chef stove beeps and turn its broiler onto the highest setting if his phone, which he has had for about three years, receives an incoming call while within

2009-08-07 09:00:00

JAFFREY, N.H., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- New England Wood Pellet LLC (NEWP), and Norbord Inc.

2009-07-14 12:58:43

The stress of rising natural gas prices is leading many consumers to rethink how they heat their homes.

2009-07-07 08:01:00

FORT COLLINS, Colo., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Envirofit International, a technology leader using sustainable, scalable business models to solve global health and environmental problems, is introducing its next generation of clean cookstoves for emerging markets.

2009-06-04 08:36:00

RICHMOND, Va., June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A cooking revolution is underway in the Kiboga district of Uganda. More than 200 families are finding that the double Rocket Lorena stove is making it easier to cook and provide healthy meals for their children.

2009-06-01 14:06:00

JAFFREY, N.H., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Propell Energy is pleased to announce that Steve Walker, president and CEO of its parent company, New England Wood Pellet, LLC, is a finalist in this year's New England regional Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year award program.

2009-04-25 23:25:10

An Oregon man who had just been told he was out of a job and came home to find his house burning, says he chooses to laugh at his run of bad luck. Victor Gonzalez of Oregon City told KPTV the fire may have started with a spark from his wood stove.

2009-02-13 12:37:38

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of Jetboil Inc.

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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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