Centrica has announced the acquisition of ENER-G Cogen International from ENER-G Holdings. The UK-based company will form an important part of the British Gas owners’ new international distributed energy & power business.

ENER-G Cogen, a supplier and operator of combined heat and power products, has around 1,400 units totalling over 500 MW under contract.
Iain Conn of Centrica
The firm operates predominantly in the UK, but also has operations in the US, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands and Romania. It also has sales partnerships with local entities in Australia, Ireland, Japan, Canada and Turkey.

“We are building an international Distributed Energy & Power business, as demand for CHP products and other distributed energy technologies grow. This acquisition strengthens our delivery capability, both in the UK and internationally,” said chief executive Iain Conn in a statement.