Heating Capacity bio-fireplaces and burners for bioethanol

On the listing of each bio-fire (or burner bioethanol) is indicated the power in watts. For example: the Bio-fireplace STOCKHOLM has a heating capacity of 5 250 Watts. In comparaison, the power of an electric heater generaly varies between 750 and 1 500 watts. In winter, in a moderately isolated habitat, a power of 1 000 watts enables heating at 20 °C, an area of 8 to 10m2.



Power / area (m2) needed in winter:

Power of heating:                 Surface heated to 20 °C:

1 000 watts                            8 to 10 m2

1 500 watts                          12 to 15 m2

1 800 watts                          14 to 18 m2

2 500 watts                          20 to 25 m2

3 000 watts                          24 to 30 m2

3 500 watts                           25 to 35 m2

5 250 watts                          45 to 53 m2