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Landmark CHP unit launched in Rhode island

Engineering and construction company, A/Z Corporation, recently finished the production of a combined heat and power unit, the first of its kind in Rhode Island.

The gas-fired CHP unit sees waste heat captured for use at a boiler operational unit.

The plant is based in Hopkinton, and cost about $1m in total, but is expected to pay for itself within three years of operation.

The units can be found in large hospitals and universities or other industrial organizations open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and requiring electric and thermal energy. The corporation recently sold a unit to Wesleyan University in Connecticut.

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