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Cogeneration/CHP

Cogeneration, also known as Combined Heat & Power (CHP), is an inherently high-efficiency family of technologies to use fossil or renewable fuels to supply energy locally. Heat, power and cooling energy can be supplied to users ranging from individual homes up to large industrial sites and even areas of cities.

Cogeneration/CHP Latest News

Singapore buildings

Singapore turns to CHP to keep a lid on emissions

29/08/2014 After a three-year collaboration, the Experimental Power Grid Center (EPGC) a...
Scottish flag

Scottish local energy initiative raises £800,000

29/08/2014 A technology developed by IE-CHP, which aims to generate electricity and heat...
David Appleyard

A magic solution to European utility woes

26/08/2014 The utility death spiral of late repute may not quite be a reality, but there...
Distributed power

Dramatic decline in investment forecast for UK distributed energy

26/08/2014 Leading consultancy Global Data predicts that Investment in UK distributed po...

Canadian leisure centre to join new CHP programme

26/08/2014 A Canadian leisure and wellness centre is set to be one of the first particip...

Speyside biomass project gets funding

26/08/2014 An on-site biomass-fired power station being developed in Moray, Scotland, ha...
University of Genoa

Interest gathers in Siemens-backed Italian microgrid

26/08/2014 The University of Genoa in Italy has developed a microgrid, the first of its ...

Toyota’s Welsh plant powered with solar

26/08/2014 A large solar photovoltaic installation has been commissioned at Toyota’s Dee...
Verizon solar

Verizon opts to treble on-site solar investment

26/08/2014 America’s largest wireless carrier is investing almost $40 million to triple ...
VW Cogeneration plant

Coal-burning CHP persists in Europe

19/08/2014 Environmental activists are planning a demonstration for this weekend against...

World-famous distillery to benefit from £74m CHP plant

18/08/2014 A new combined heat and power plant in Speyside, north-eastern Scotland will ...

Opening up of Mexican energy market promising for CHP

15/08/2014 Mexican energy reform, which is overseeing the breakup of state utility CFE a...
NW Bicester - UK first zero carbon town

UK’s first zero-carbon town to lead by example

14/08/2014 North West Bicester is set to be the UK’s first true zero carbon eco town and...

Fuel cells powering African rural homes

13/08/2014 A fuel cell-based mini-grid electrification field trial is underway in the ru...

Algerian plastics factory moving to on-site power

13/08/2014 GE’s Distributed Power business has received an order for the first Jenbacher...

Biomass CHP project for Denmark

13/08/2014 Babcock & Wilcox’s Danish subsidiary B&W Vølund has been awarded a co...

Upgrade for Russian CHP plant

13/08/2014 Kazan, the capital of Tatarstan, Russia, is to modernise its CHP-3 plant, rep...

Utility death spiral or utility renewal

12/08/2014 Many energy companies around the world are developing strategies to enable th...
Wood biomass

Delayed Bedfordshire biomass plant back on track

11/08/2014 A waste wood combined heat and power plant in Bedfordshire, England is set to...
London

London hospital set to save £1m through CHP

08/08/2014 A London hospital is to be equipped with combined heat and power and other on...

Singapore turns to CHP to keep a lid on emissions

29/08/2014 After a three-year collaboration, the Experimental Power Grid Center (EPGC) at Singapore’s Ag...

Scottish local energy initiative raises £800,000

29/08/2014 A technology developed by IE-CHP, which aims to generate electricity and heat in residential ...

A magic solution to European utility woes

26/08/2014 The utility death spiral of late repute may not quite be a reality, but there’s no doubt that...

Dramatic decline in investment forecast for UK distributed energy

26/08/2014 Leading consultancy Global Data predicts that Investment in UK distributed power generation m...

Canadian leisure centre to join new CHP programme

26/08/2014 A Canadian leisure and wellness centre is set to be one of the first participants in a new co...

Speyside biomass project gets funding

26/08/2014 An on-site biomass-fired power station being developed in Moray, Scotland, has secured govern...

Interest gathers in Siemens-backed Italian microgrid

26/08/2014 The University of Genoa in Italy has developed a microgrid, the first of its kind in Europe, ...

Toyota’s Welsh plant powered with solar

26/08/2014 A large solar photovoltaic installation has been commissioned at Toyota’s Deeside plant in th...

Verizon opts to treble on-site solar investment

26/08/2014 America’s largest wireless carrier is investing almost $40 million to triple its use of on-si...

Coal-burning CHP persists in Europe

19/08/2014 Environmental activists are planning a demonstration for this weekend against proposed new co...

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