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Why is going Electric so much better?
It has been found that gas stoves can release toxins like benzene, nitrogen dioxide and particulate matter that can be harmful and cause respiratory issues with one study suggesting it to be the leading cause for 1 in every 10 childhood asthma cases.
Going electric also means reducing the reliance on methods like fracting to source gas and it has been found that Electric is actually 75%-80% more efficient in producing heat for cooking.
Whilst there are no strict laws or regulations governing the use of electric over gas there are growing initiatives from various organisations looking to promote this method both for health concerns as well as environmental.
What you can do? If already on Electric, great! If not, look at Electric as the alternative and reduce your health risk as well as playing a greater part for the planet at the same time. … Read the rest