TITLE

Greenhouse Heating And Other Fuels

AUTHOR(S)
Snyder, Rick
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
American Vegetable Grower;Aug2007, Vol. 55 Issue 8, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the cost-efficiency of using renewable sources of energy in heating greenhouses. The cost per British thermal unit of woodwaste is $3.29, $4.17 for cotton gin trash, $7.09 for waste oil and $9.60 for dry shelled corn. On the other hand, standard fuels cost around $15 to $17 per British thermal unit.
ACCESSION #
26268777

 

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