Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Proven facts about catalytic wood burning appliances
Today’s catalytic wood burning appliances deliver 72% or better heating efficiency.
This means that 72% of the energy available in the wood is delivered to the surrounding living area.
In addition to the 72% heating efficiency, catalytic wood burning appliances built today will…
- they reduce air pollution by up to 90%
- they reduce creosote build-up. (up to 90% reduction)
- they generate up to 50% more useful heat from each log.
(this means longer burns per load)
- and they save the consumer up to 1/3 on their fuel cost.
(that's one less cord out of every three)
It is important to keep the catalytic combustor in top working condition for the best efficiency of your wood burning appliance.