More Micro CHP News

Fuel cells overtake engines in micro CHP scene

15/07/2013

According to industry analysis from Edinburgh-based Delta-ee, fuel cells are now outselling engines as the most common technology employed in micro-CHP systems for the first time on record.

E.ON makes substantial investment in fuel cell firm

17/06/2013

Germany-based E.ON has invested $100m in a California-based fuel cell manufacturer

International retailer to install CHP in German and Russia stores

20/05/2013

METRO Cash & Carry, in partnership with Germany utility E.ON, is installing advanced gas-fired micro-CHP units at two of its wholesale stores in Germany and two in Russia.

COGEN Europe welcomes debate on microgeneration

16/05/2013

The recent initiative of MEP Judith Merkies to start a debate on the important but often overlooked role of microgeneration, including micro-CHP, in the context of EU energy and goals has been welcomed by COGEN Europe.

Report highlights adavantages of CHP-Smart Grid relationship

04/04/2013

A new report has put forward the advantages of micro CHP and in particular its potential use in combining with Smart Grid technology.

UK’s micro-CHP exponents outline Smart Grid vision

26/03/2013

A report by Ecuity Consulting sets out the vision of leading micro CHP companies about how it can effectively engage with Smart Grid technology to ‘revolutionise home heating.’

BlueGEN, a potential beneficiary of German state subsidy

11/03/2013

Australian firm, Ceramic Fuel Cells Limited has been informed that the state of North Rhine-Westfalia (NRW) in Germany has started to implement its recently announced mCHP (micro combined heat and power) subsidy policy.

European micro-CHP market at risk from fickle support

05/03/2013

The micro-CHP market in Europe is being threatened by “a mixed policy outlook and fickle government support” according to a new report.

Mega trial opens Europe to micro-CHP

01/03/2013

Although Elcore GmbH, a German maker of fuel cell micro-CHP units, only has a few of its products in homes in its domestic market, it already has high hopes of selling ...

UK politicians educated on fuel cell potential

18/02/2013

A seminar aimed at educating members of parliament in Westminster, London was held last week, with peers hearing the argument in favour of the Feed-In-Tarriff being expanded to take in fuel cell technology.

Panasonic launches cheaper home fuel cell

23/01/2013

Panasonic and Tokyo Gas are launching a cheaper, smaller Ene-farm unit onto Japan’s booming micro-CHP home fuel cell market.

Fuel cell micro-CHP crosses into Japan’s commercial sector

10/01/2013

Following the success of fuel cell micro-CHP in Japan’s domestic sector, Miura Kogyo has launched a 4.2 kW fuel cell aimed at small commercial applications in the country.

Apple attempts to reclaim fuel cell power title

13/12/2012

US computer giant Apple has applied to the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC)to expand the landfill gas powered fuel cell facility at its Maiden data centre from 4.8 MW up to 10 MW.

Edinburgh firm assisting London low carbon programme

10/12/2012

Edinburgh-based fuel cell integration specialist Logan Energy Ltd has announced a new contract to install a 300 kW stationary fuel cell power plant at the 20 Fenchurch Street office development in the City of London.

FCES sells London fuel plant

05/12/2012

FuelCell Energy Solutions has sold a stationary fuel cell power plant for installation at the 20 Fenchurch office development in London, England.  The ultra-clean and efficient power generation profile of the fuel cells will facilitate clean air permitting and support London’s carbon reduction targets.

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