<p>Big Bend is a small community town located in the County of Shasta. Big Bend has a total area of about 5.9 sq. kms. and it is elevated at an height of 1700 ft. above sea level.This small community town is located just at the bend of the river Pit, which is a tributary of the Sacramento river. Big Bend is famous for its geothermal hot spings. These natural springs are also known as, 'Healing Waters' and this helps to attract a substantial number of health conscious tourists in the area. Businesses related to health services, rental agencies, resorts and vacation retreats have maintained a hold on the economy of Big Bend.</p>
Two New York teams are among the finalists (Long Island, NY) Alliance for Green Heat and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) today announced that seven pellet stoves have been chosen as finalists in the Pellet Stove Design Challenge. This international competition, administered by the Alliance for Green Heat, identifies innovative low emissions and high efficiency..