More Micro CHP News

CCHP to provide cost savings, energy security for Hawaiian resort hotel


A 1-MW combined cooling, heat and power (CCHP) system is to provide cost savings and increased energy efficiency for a resort hotel in the US state of Hawaii.

Nirvana innovation aimed at micro-CHP


Nirvana Energy Systems has developed an efficient micro-combined heat and power (m-CHP) system, the Thermo Acoustic Power Stick (TAPS), for residential applications.

New Jersey approves CHP requirement but cuts budget for new projects


In a move to encourage the construction of new combined heat and power plants, New Jersey’s state legislature has approved a proposal requiring that a portion of the electricity sold in the state come from CHP units or fuel cells.

Hydrogen-fueled: CHP now on the horizon


Hydrogen as a cogeneration fuel has yet to develop the market acceptance enjoyed by natural gas and diesel-fueled applications.

Microsoft looks to fuel cell technology to power data centre


Microsoft is planning to use a single 300-kilowatt fuel cell to power an experimental data centre in the state of Wyoming, US.

Encouraging statistics for UK’s CHP sector


The UK’s Department for Energy and Climate Change’s latest energy statistics has shown a steady rise in cogeneration capacity.

UBC Vancouver demoing a first in CHP


The Bioenergy Research & Demonstration Facility on the Vancouver campus of the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Canada is the first demonstration of its kind in the world of a community-scale combined heat and power (CHP) system fuelled by biomass.

Parliament says cogeneration is central to Europe's energy future


A draft European Parliament report on the EU’s 2030 climate and energy policy has emphasised the centrality of cogeneration to Europe’s energy future.


Britain’s biggest fuel cell installed as part of London CHP project


The UK’s largest fuel cell system has been installed as part of a central London redevelopment project.

Japan’s new power sources – to include CHP?


It’s not often that the decentralized energy spotlight is shone into Japan, yet, with the ‘fallout’ from the March 2011 earthquake, tsunami and destruction of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant still in the air, there is a good deal of interest in how the country will realign its energy and electricity policies.

Al Gore’s new HQ powered by fuel cell CHP


Former US vice-president Al Gore’s new London, England headquarters is to be powered by fuel cell combined heat and power technology.

University of California cogeneration plant gets its power back


Power has been restored to the University of California at Berkeley's cogeneration plant, which had been without power since an explosion damaged the campus's underground power lines on 30 September.

Fuel Cell CHP Plant Delivered to German Ministry


Fuel cell power plant provider FuelCell Energy Solutions (FCES) has announced delivery of a combined heat and power plant to the German education and research ministry’s Berlin office complex, which is currently under construction.

More for less – incentivizing energy efficiency


What if energy suppliers could be incentivized to sell efficiency rather than kilowatt-hours? To be rewarded financially for the efforts they make to maximise the efficiency with which they turn fuel into useful energy, rather than for each unit of energy they sell to their customers?

Micro fuel cell-based CHP units installed in Germany


The two first micro fuel cell-based combined heat and power (FC-CHP) units have been officially installed in Germany with developers behind the ene.field project seeking to demonstrate the environmental and economic imperative of the technology.

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