Burning wood is waste
How are all renewable energy sources useful in the best way possible? Growing again raw materials like wood count to these. A simple combustion can not be counted as a good use.
1 kg of wood is processed in this power station to 1.13 kWh of electric power and 2.55 kWh of heat. The heat is feed in the district heating net feed into for the close village Güssing and the bulk buyers in heat in the industrial area Güssing.
With increasing distance and low usage of heat in a single houses, a district heating connection becomes uneconomical.
Here is a heat pump the heating system of the choice. With an achievement number of 1:5 5.65 kWh heat can be generated from 1.13 kWh electric power.
This gives 8.2 kWh heat from 1 kg of wood. 2.55 kWh in the district heating net close to the powerplant, 5.65 kWh from the electric power used in the heatipump. Which wood stove comes along there? No one, because burning wood is a waste.