You have come to the right place for extensive information about home-heating systems, municipal heating systems, wood BTU values and an on-line cost calculator so you can compare various heating fuels.
Use our on-line heating cost calculator to determine which heating systems and fuel types will save you the most money. But here's a hint: wood is almost always the best value for your heating dollar.
Wood availability varies significantly across Alaska. Use the location maps to detemine what species flourish in your area.
Probably not without a permit. Besides private owners, Federal, State and Native entities own most of the land, and their wood-cutting policies vary. Review the Harvesting Wood page to see where and how you can harvest firewood.
It can be. Please review and practice appropriate safety standards while cutting and hauling wood. Chainsaws and falling trees can easily injure the unprepared. Please review the guidlines for proper wood handling and hauling.