World Regions

On-Site Renewables

Business energy users have begun to switch to on-site renewables for their energy supplies. Solar photovoltaic, on-site wind and hydro-electric schemes are all used, along with biomass and biogas-fuelled generation and cogeneration/CHP.

On-Site Renewables Latest News

Montpelier Vermont

IDEA conference hears best practice experience from Vermont

29/07/2014 Officials from the capital of the state of Vermont in the US were recently in...

Biomass CHP plant gets thumbs-up despite protest

28/07/2014 A combined heat and power plant has been approved in North Wales, despite a c...
Vilnius old-town

Lithuania invites investment for major city CHP projects

25/07/2014 The Lithuanian government, through state-controlled energy group Lietuvos Ene...

Dutch village in novel seawater-based district heating scheme

25/07/2014 The Dutch coastal town of Duindorp, near the Hague has opted for a fresh appr...

Military microgrids to reach 54.8 MW by 2018 says report

23/07/2014 The growth potential for the US military microgrid market is anticipated to r...
NW Bicester

Britain’s first zero carbon town to make use of solar PV

22/07/2014 North West Bicester, the UK’s first zero carbon town is to feature the countr...

UK cities urged to invest in on-site power

18/07/2014 Cities and local authorities can provide an alternative to the UK’s ‘big six’...
Apple Maiden Data Centre

Local power from the sun

15/07/2014 Although large-scale wind power has made the greatest gains in the renewables...
Yunus Cengel

EU funding to demonstrate benefits of sustainable energy in Turkey

15/07/2014 An EU project is targeting three non-residential buildings in Turkey, Belgium...

California announces $26.5m in funding for microgrids

15/07/2014 The state of California is backing more impetus on low-carbon energy resource...

COSPP Related Events

POWER-GEN Asia Financial Forum

KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+44 1992 656 600
10 September 2014 - 11 September 2014


KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+44 1992 656 600
10 September 2014 - 12 September 2014

Turbomachinery Symposium

Houston, TX, US
22 September 2014 - 25 September 2014

POWER-GEN Middle East

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E
+44 1992 656 600
11 October 2014 - 14 October 2014

Cogeneration Days

Prague, Czech Republic
15 October 2014 - 16 October 2014