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The Impact of Gas Fireplace Operation on Winter Energy Consumption and House Temperatures
Think you can save money by heating your house with your gas fireplace? Think again! Recent tests performed at the Canadian Centre for Housing Technology (CCHT) have demonstrated that this may result in higher energy consumption, and colder rooms. The increased energy used is due in part to the fact that gas fireplace efficiencies are not as good as high efficiency gas furnaces.
Évaluation de l'ncidence des foyers à gaz sur la consommation d'énergie et la température des maisons en hiver
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