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Re: GSBN:Anyone heard of a bale furnace?



Thanks. I'll check out the web sites and share the information. Appreciate
the help!

Joyce

on 8.24.2005 4:49 AM, Lars Keller at larskeller@...:

> Hi Joyce.
>
> Round bale furnaces is one of the factors that since the mid-eighties has
> caused a considerable move towards bigger decentral supply in heating and
> electricity in Denmark.
> Other main factors are:
> - late eitghties and particularly nineties coop-owned windmills
> - natural gas district heating plants (ready for easy conversion to  biomass
> fuel)
> - required co-generation on all big heating plants (turning them into cph's).
>
> Regarding the straw furnaces: it is obviously a rural solution, nearly always
> used by farmers.
>
> You can eg. check:
> - <a  target="_blank" href="http://www.stoker.dk/Halmfyr.htm";>http://www.stoker.dk/Halmfyr.htm</a> click on the middle picture to see a round
> furnace
> - <a  target="_blank" href="http://www.susaavvs.dk/halmfyr.htm";>http://www.susaavvs.dk/halmfyr.htm</a>
> - <a  target="_blank" href="http://www.biomasse.teknologisk.dk/kedler/anlaeg.asp?id=30";>http://www.biomasse.teknologisk.dk/kedler/anlaeg.asp?id=30</a>
>
> You can also make a google search yourself: halmfyr = the Danish word for
> strawfurnace, rundballe = round bale, halmballe = straw bale.
>
> Best regards
> Lars Keller
>
> ~~~
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Joyce Coppinger" jc10508@...
> To: "GSBN" GSBN@...
> Sent: Wednesday, August 24, 2005 4:43 AM
> Subject: Re: GSBN:Anyone heard of a bale furnace?
>
>
>> Ah, those bales. They inspire people to do the darndest things, don't they?
>>
>> Joyce
>>
>>
>> on 8.23.2005 2:47 PM, Maurice Bennett at mbenn1035@...:
>>
>>> Nope but met a fella at SolFest last weekend who is
>>> building a strawbale koi pond.  Maurice
>>>
>>> --- Joyce Coppinger jc10508@... wrote:
>>>
>>>> Has anyone on the GSBN heard of a bale furnace?
>>>> Burns large round bales -
>>>> similar to a wood furnace. Looking for contact
>>>> information, specifications
>>>> and any information available.
>>>>
>>>> Joyce
>>>> -------
>>>> Joyce Coppinger, Managing Editor
>>>> The Last Straw journal
>>>> GPFS/TLS, PO Box 22706, Lincoln NE 68542-2706 USA
>>>> 402.483.5135, fax 402.483.5161
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>>>
>>>
>>> Maurice and Joy Bennett
>>>
>>>
>>> You must be the change you want to see in the world.   Gandhi
>>>
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