The suitability of wood pellet heating for domestic households: A review of literature

Harriet Thomson, Christine Liddell

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    Abstract

    This review explores the suitability of wood pellet boilers for use in domestic households, particularly lower income households. It will explore themes such as: • Advantages of domestic wood pellet heating• Issues and barriers for rolling out wood pellet boilers in the domestic sector• Modelled impacts of installing wood pellet heating in a sample of Northern Ireland households• Social acceptance of renewables in general, and wood pellets in particular
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)1362-1369
    JournalRenewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews
    Volume42
    Publication statusPublished - 2015

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