A series of seven awards have been presented by the UK’s Combined Heat and Power Association (CHPA) in recognition of achievement, innovation and best practice in the sector.
CHP installations in an ice cream factory, a university andà‚ a hospital along withà‚ a citywide heat networkà‚ were among the schemes.à‚ For example, the Innovation Award was presented toà‚ Baxi Commercialà‚ for a mini CHP system and underground thermal storage and ground source heat pumps installed at Notre Dame Primary School, Glasgow.
The Industrial and Commercial Award went toà‚ Edina (pictured) for their work in helping R&R Ice Cream overcome their electricity supply issues while Edina also scooped the Campus, Community and Residential category for the renovation of a derelict listed building to house a new CHP system for Liverpool University.
Meanwhile, Cofelyà‚ was awarded the Public Sector Award for a citywide heating network in Birmingham while the International category was won byà‚ Clarke Energyà‚ for their Kenyan Biojoule biogas plant.
CHPA director Dr Tim Rotheray said: ‘These awards are a tangible recognition of your successes at delivering a transformation in the way consumers’ energy needs are met.’