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Hutterite colonies leading the masses with biomass heating

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“With the provincial ban on the use of coal for space heating in Manitoba, a good number of Manitoba’s Hutterite colonies have recently upgraded or converted their heating systems from aging coal-burning systems to cleaner biomass boiler heating systems,” says Richard Grosshans, bioeconomy lead for International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)’s water program.

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Manitoba Cooperator
Publication Date: 
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 15:45
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