Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Is a "fossil fuel furnace" what I think it is?

Probably! A fossil fuel furnace is term used by home-heating specialists to refer to any heating equipment that uses oil, gas or other fossil fuels as a primary energy source. It's generally used in contrast to a heat pump, which does not directly use fossil fuel.

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