Cool the Climate

Cool the Climate by Dr. D. Michael Shafer is a series of 5 articles proposing an actionable plan to reverse global warming. Cool the Climate, Clean the Environment, Improve Public Health, Reduce Rural Poverty with Small-Scale Biochar – Part 1 … Continued

Organic Fertilizer

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Organic fertilizer is the best soil amendment you can add to your garden. Do you want to grow healthy, nutritious vegetables in your garden? Of course you do! Organic fertilizer is easy to make It does not take much to … Continued

Repurposing Styrofoam

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Styrofoam R&D Repurposing styrofoam into a useful product has become a serious pursuit at Warm Heart. Biochar is not the only area of research and development at Warm Heart. Styrofoam is actually one of the worst contributors to ecosystem destruction. … Continued

Smoke Gets in My Eyes

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This is a chulah, the basic cooking stove in rural India. It is fueled with dung, fuelwood, and trash. It is estimated that over 100 million households use these stoves to prepare their meals 2 – 3 times a day, … Continued

Air Pollution

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Pollution in Asia, Are You in Jeopardy?     If you live on planet earth, the answer is a resounding “Yes”! Pollution is spread through air currents. Air pollution is not confined to any one region, which means we need … Continued

Converting Smoke To Biochar

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How do you tackle the problem of convincing farmers to stop burning their crop fields after harvest?       There is no simple solution to the problem. Getting to a cooler climate, cleaner air and rural development one step … Continued

Hod High School Biochar Training

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Learning about biochar We visited Hod High School in Chiang Mai and introduced biochar burners to students. They had great fun while learning new DIY skills. Also check out our step by step video on how to build your own biochar … Continued

Beyond Going Green

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Doing Green – How’s it cooking? This update to our story Hospitality Embraces Biochar about how a local 5 Star resort, 137 Pillars House in Chiang Mai, is setting the trend for moving beyond “Going Green”, they have embraced “Doing Green” with a … Continued

Successful Biochar Program

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Doing Green: Setting Up A Successful Backyard Biochar Program   The first thing you may ask yourself is how dies a biochar oven work? Biochar ovens are based on heating of any organic material (biomass) in the absence of oxygen. … Continued

Can your town save the earth?

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Environmental Action   by Dr. D. Michael Shafer Yes. Here is how your town can cool the planet and save money doing it. The earth is heating up at an unprecedented rate. Tropical diseases are appearing in American cities. Every summer … Continued

Hospitality Embraces Biochar

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Pursuing A Breath Of Fresh Air 137 Pillars House, a local 5 Star luxury hotel has shown a real commitment to corporate responsibility by recently setting up an onsite environmental program to do their part to reduce the haze and … Continued

Chiang Mai’s Smoky Season

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RazorTV   For a few months every year, the tourist magnet of Chiang Mai turns to a living hell, as smoke from open fires during the dry season settles into the valley and creates a uniform, ash-coloured horizon.     … Continued

Biochar Presentation Leads To Action

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Giant Steps Forward for Warm Heart’s Biochar Project     Warm Heart was given the opportunity to present the biochar project as a complimentary solution to the “Action Plan 2016,” aimed to prevent and resolve smog in Northern Thailand. The … Continued

Breath Of Fresh Air Grant

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  Funding for Biochar Project On October 1, Consul General Michael Heath announced a State Department grant award of $69,974 (2,099,220 THB) to Warm Heart Worldwide, Inc., to support efforts to assist farmers in reducing seasonal airborne particulate pollution in … Continued

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