Cogeneration & CHP Power Plants

CHP and cogeneration power plants have diversified for power applications large and small.  Combined heat and power plants provide power and heating to large hotels, hospitals and office buildings while micro CHP plants provide power and heating to small industrial buildings or residential houses.

Cogeneration & CHP News

Drax biomass power boosted by EU approval

23/01/2015 There was a surge in shares for Drax yesterday following European Union approval of UK government aid that will compensate for ...

Strong differences of opinion in Germany towards capacity market

21/01/2015 The German minister for economic affairs and energy and the head of the country’s biggest utility have delivered sharply contra...

Romanian hotel marks first CHP system

29/12/2014

City Plaza Hotel in Cluj-Napoca, in Romania, has commissioned a new gas-fired combined heat and power system.

Microturbine market boosted by CHP applications

29/12/2014 The demand for combined heat and power (CHP) and combined cooling, heat and power (CCHP) generation technologies is expected to...

Microgrid projects backed by NREL

29/12/2014 The US Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory is providing critical support to two new microgrid projects coo...

Vattenfall sells Danish plant in $180 million deal

22/12/2014 Danish district heating company Fjernvarme Fyn is to acquire Fyn combined heat and power plant from Sweden’s Vattenfall. The de...

Cogeneration RFP from South Africa

22/12/2014 A request for proposals issued by the Development Bank of Southern Africa on behalf of the South African government is seeking ...

Germany’s largest on-site fuel cell power plant commissioned

22/12/2014 Berlin's Federal Ministry of Education and Research office complex is the site of a newly commissioned fuel cell combined heat ...

Commission director emphasises energy efficiency role in Horizon

18/12/2014 Opportunities for district heating and cooling in the Energy Efficiency section of the Horizon 2020 Energy Challenge were prese...

Micro-CHP 'underperforming' in Europe, says report

18/12/2014 Despite the technology’s potential for energy savings, micro-CHP is 'underperforming’ in European markets, a new report has fou...

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