New Stoves Could Save Lives Avon Lake OH

New stove cooktops solve problems with environment and lives in danger of smoke inhalation. Read more and find out what can be done in the kitchen to help. Clean stoves offer a twofold solution to this problem by saving both our planet and millions of lives. In fact, the production of economical, clean-burning cookers has caught the attention of the EPA, World Health Organization, United Nations and Oakridge National Laboratory.

Refridgeration Depot
(440) 933-0306
33540 Pin Oak Pkwy
Avon Lake, OH
 
Jac'S Appliance
(440) 808-9902
24481 Detroit Rd
Westlake, OH
 
Schuenemann Tv Appliance Centers
(440) 871-2290
26949 Center Ridge Rd
Westlake, OH
 
J & B Appliance Serv
(440) 327-3290
6324 Jefferson Ave
Elyria, OH
 
Dillards
(440) 777-1141
4538 Kew Dr
North Olmsted, OH
 
Andy'S Appliance Service
(440) 933-5565
690 Avon Belden Rd
Avon Lake, OH
 
Allied Appliance Maintenance Co
(440) 333-7360
619 Humiston Dr
Bay Village, OH
 
Kaufmann'S Department Stores
(440) 777-2890
25801 Brookpark Rd
North Olmsted, OH
 
Erie Tv & Appliance
(440) 277-1263
2063 N Ridge Rd E
Lorain, OH
 
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(440) 801-1137
4954 Great Northern Mall
North Olmsted, OH
 

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When we’re in our kitchens cooking over $1,200 electric radiant cooktops, half the world is still slaving over open fires. And whether you know it or not, the pollution and deforestation associated with rural cooking affects all of us. Clean stoves offer a twofold solution to this problem by saving both our planet and millions of lives. In fact, the production of economical, clean-burning cookers has caught the attention of the EPA, World Health Organization, United Nations and Oakridge National Laboratory.

An average cooking fire turns out a billow of carbon dioxide equivalent to that of a car, as well as black carbon that warms the earth. But more immediately pressing is the epidemic of smoke inhalation, the sixth leading cause of death in developing countries that claims some 1.6 million lives every year.

The question that has surfaced from this is how to build cheap, durable, clean-burning stoves for three billion people. Two non-profits have gained some ground and good coverage for their contributions: Aprovecho's StoveTec and Envirofit.

Kitchen stove topStove Camp, hosted by Oregon’s Aprovecho Research Center offering education for sustainable living, is where forward-thinking engineers, health policy professionals and others meet to brainstorm cheap stoves that use less fuel and don’t emit deadly smoke. So far, they’re on the right track. The center, alongside Shenghou Stove Manufacturers (SSM) in China, was 2009’s international winner of the Ashden Energy Champion Award. ...

Read the full article in the CalFinder Remodeling and Home Solar Power Magazine

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