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post #2 of Old 05-22-2002
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Electric cooking

It would be very hard to produce enough energy off of wind generators and solar panels to make up for the emormous electrical consumption of an electric stove. I know some people havd successfully used microwaves but I suspect that you will be running your engine a lot to keep up with the drain.

I just converted my boat from LPG to catalyzed alcohol stove/oven. It puts out close to the same heat and is a less expensive renewable resource.

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