MAN Energy Solutions has been commissioned to build two engine-powered combined heat and power plants in the German city of Chemnitz.
Munich-based power producer Stadtwerke München (SWM) has chosen GE’s 9EMax gas turbine upgrade solution to be deployed in its cogeneration plant Heizkraftwerk-Süd (HKW-Süd).
A consortium of MAN Energy Solutions and general contractor MMEC Mannesmann is to build a combined heat and power plant which will boast the most powerful gas engines installed in Germany.
Spain-headquartered engineering and technology group SENER is to build a cogeneration plant for Gondi, a leading paper manufacturer in Mexico.
Rolls-Royce and German energy provider GETEC have signed a deal to design, build and operate decentralised energy systems in Europe.
A four-year €4m ($4.5m) EU research project has been launched to design a small-scale cogeneration engine using biomass to produce heat and electricity – a move that the project developers believe could unlock mainstream renewables in the heating and cooling sector.
A new research project is studying the feasibility of using carbon capture technology at biomass CHP plants in Denmark.
Balancing renewables represents the most efficient and sustainable approach to meeting the energy needs we have now, and those of the next generation. Efficient control hardware combined with the management and optimization offered by virtual power plants provides an opportunity to meet that challenge today.
A coal-fired district heating plant in Slovakia is to be upgraded to a CHP facility running on gas engines.