Paul talks with Caleb and Krista about rocket mass heaters and getting hot water out of the deal. They talk about possible explosion. Caleb describes what a pressure release valve is. Paul “explodes,” himself (regardings CFLs). They get into Jean Pain’s compost approach to heating water. Paul talks about solar hot water and legionella bacteria. Paul mentions his low power bill related to his article on electric heat. Paul mentions his video on Brian Kerkvliet’s compost pile shower. Caleb shares about Darren Doherty’s Jean Pain project. Caleb shares his water heating plans. Paul mentions his kickstarter idea for Ernie and Erica, and shares about Ianto Evan‘s experience. A lot of good information is passed around.
Discussing the podcast.
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Podcast 618 – Biophilic Design and BBB session 5 – Part 1
Podcast 617 – Oil and Water of the Mind – Part 2
357 – Cutting Your Heat Bill in Half
Podcast 264 – Updates from the lab part 2 – rocket mass heater, shipable core, wofati, cob design
196 – Rocket Mass Heaters w/ Ernie & Erica
underfloor heating system with a rocket mass heater
12 rocket stove mass heaters – efficient wood heat
Rocket Stove Mass Heater Exhaust – After the Workshop