This page lists online resources on boilers.
General and Technical Information
Price & Rebates And Tax Credits
To look for possible rebates and tax credits for energy-efficient boilers, see:
USA: MeSys and its Pellet Boiler Program and Dsireusa database for local and federal rebates and tax credits.
UK: Low Carbon Building Program
Canada: Incentives and Rebates database on the Office of Energy Efficiency.
- Critical view, on their environmental impact: Manomet Center for Conservation Sciences PDF
- Benefits of using pellets, according to the Pellet Fuel Institute (pellet industry trade organization): Benefits of pellets.
- Pellet grade standards
- MEsys Maine Pellet Boiler Program and pellet purchasing in Maine and New Hampshire (Bethel/Rumford/South Paris, Bangor, Lewiston/Auburn, Mid-coast, and Portland areas): Purchases.
- For a comparison of the heating costs of the different fuels, see: Heat Calc NEIC (Excel Sheet) or Pellet Fuels Institute.
Germany: The German Federal Office of Economics and Export Control supports the installation of pellet boilers and other heating systems based on pellets; See: KfW Förderbank and Bafa.
Manufacturers & Brands
Which?’s Best Buys.