Wood Burning is Carbon Neutral
Posted by Scott Nichols on
Wood burning is carbon neutral. For thousands of years, wood burning has been carbon neutral. Now that we face a climate crisis, some people have concluded that wood burning is no longer carbon neutral. What changed? Here's what hasn't changed: People believe the science they want to believe. Some think all forestry is unsustainable. Other's freely admit that renewable heating is possible with wood as long as wood harvests don't outpace forest growth. There's ample proof that forests in the United States are not being over-harvested. On the contrary, there is a significant problem, especially in the Northeast, with lost...