Frequently Asked Questions

General FAQ's

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What fuels are approved for burning in The Bio-Burner?

Each of The Bio-Burner models are capable of utilizing multiple types of biomass fuel (or waste) to create cheap heat.  Due to the vast amount of biomass fuel possibilities, only a select fuels are ‘approved’ for burning in The Bio-Burner for warranty purposes.  See the following list for approved fuels by model:

  • BB-100

    1. Wood Chips (up to B10 chip size)
    2. Sawdust (up to B10 chip size)
    3. Corn
    4. Wood Pellets
  • BB-300

    1. Wood Chips (up to B50 chip size)
    2. Sawdust (up to B50 chip size)
    3. Corn
    4. Wood Pellets
    5. Horse Manure & Bedding (up to B50 chip size) – *must be processed thru the FPS-H2O fuel processing & drying system
  • BB-500

    1. Wood Chips (up to B50 chip size)
    2. Sawdust (up to B50 chip size)
    3. Corn
    4. Wood Pellets
    5. Horse Manure & Bedding (up to B50 chip size) – *must be processed thru the FPS-H2O fuel processing & drying system

NOTE: Each of the fuels listed must meet the requirements displayed in ‘The Bio-Burner – Chip Size Chart’:

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What is the fuel consumption rate of The Bio-Burner?

Every heating application is unique.  See our ‘Fuel Bin Duration‘ calculator to see how long a fuel bin of any given size will last for your application.

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What is the cost of installation for The Bio-Burner?

Every application is different.  For an accurate quote for product installation please contact your local Authorized Service Center.  If there is not an ASC near you, please contact LEI Products directly.

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Does The Bio-Burner generate electricity?

At this time, no.  However, LEI Products designed The Bio-Burner in hopes to release future compatible technologies including micro electricity generation & cooling from biomass.  More information will be released when it becomes available.

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Where can I recieve a product demonstration?

Product demonstrations are available at LEI Products headquarters in Madisonville, KY as well as several Authorized Service Centers thru-out the United States & Canada.  ‘Contact us‘ to make an appointment for a product demonstration.

If there is not an Authorized Service Center near you, check our ‘Events Calendar‘ for possible events & demonstrations in your area.

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Is financing available for The Bio-Burner?

Yes,  financing is available.  Please refer to the ‘Links & Affiliations‘ page for a list of organizations that offer financing for our products.

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What is The Bio-Burner?

The Bio-Burner is a non-pressurized biomass boiler capable of burning multiple types of biomass..  It’s multi-fuel, multi-day fuel feed system allows it to run for days or even weeks before needing to refill the bin.  For more information please see the The Bio-Burner product section of our website.

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Can The Bio-Burner burn “anything”?

No. HOWEVER, The Bio-Burner has multiple approved fuels such as wood chips, sawdust, pellets, corn & horse manure with bedding.  For fuel specifications and limitations on each of The Bio-Burner units, see our Chip Size Guide.

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Where can I purchase The Bio-Burner?

The Bio-Burner and related products can be purchased from any of our Authorized Service Centers. If there is not an ASC in your area, direct sales are available from LEI Products.  Contact us for local prices.

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What is the price of The Bio-Burner?

For product pricing, please contact your local Authorized Service Center (FIND AN ASC NEAR YOU).  If there is not an ASC near you, please contact LEI Products for the price of The Bio-Burner and related products.

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When will The Bio-Burner model BB-250 be available?

The BB-250 has now been released as The Bio-Burner model BB-300.  For more product information visit the BB-300 Page.

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