Articles Tagged with ''combined heat and power''

Dec. 22, 2014: Hurst Boiler Selected for Biomass District Energy Project

Sullivan County, N.H., Sees Immediate Economic and Environmental Benefits

To minimize reliance on fossil fuels and reduce carbon emissions, Sullivan County, New Hampshire, conducted extensive research into biomass fuel technology. After looking at almost two dozen plants, the county purchased a Hurst biomass boiler district heating system with a backpressure steam turbine/generator.


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Oct. 15, 2014: DOE Announces $5 Million to Develop Clean Energy Projects at Federal Facilities

Projects Focus on CHP and Renewable Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $5 million in funding for nine projects that will advance the development of combined heat and power (CHP) and renewable energy technologies at facilities across the federal government and help meet energy efficiency, renewable energy, and greenhouse gas reduction goals.


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Oct. 9, 2014: Homeowners to Invest More Than $625 Billion in Energy Generation and Storage to 2023

Residential Generation Market Likely to Expand as Distributed Energy Resource Technologies Mature

Innovations in renewable distributed power generation, along with attractive new financing mechanisms, are providing residential customers with new options to manage their energy use and generate their own power, notes Navigant Research.


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CHP Gaining Widespread Interest

Reduced Costs, Accurate Metering, and Freedom from the Grid are Key

As long as accurate measurements are included, CHP adds up to a win-win for most everyone involved.


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July 7, 2014: FuelCell Energy Announces CHP Solution for Medical Center

Fuel Cell Will Generate About 30 Percent of Power Needs; Heat Will Be Used by Absorption Chiller

FuelCell Energy Inc. has announced a project to install a 1.4 megawatt (MW) fuel cell power plant to provide both electricity and usable heat to the University of California (UC) Irvine Medical Center. The power plant will generate about 30 percent of facility power needs, while the heat will be used in an absorption chiller.


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June 27, 2014: Aegis Energy Services Receives Contract for Large-Scale CHP Project

Combined Heat and Power Installation Involves Properties in Boston and New York City

Aegis Energy Services Inc. has reached an agreement with Equity Residential Properties to install combined heat and power (CHP) systems in 16 of its large multifamily residential properties in the Northeast.


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June 26, 2014: Residential Energy Generation, Storage to Reach $71.6 Billion in Revenue by 2023

Technologies Like Rooftop Solar and CHP Are Transforming the Residential Market

Solar panels are just the most visible form of distributed energy resources (DER), notes Navigant Research. According to a new report from the research firm, worldwide revenue from all forms of residential distributed generation and energy storage will grow from $52.7 billion annually in 2014 to $71.6 billion in 2023.


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May 23, 2014: Industrial CHP Capacity to Grow 30 Percent per Year Through 2023

Diversity in Fuel Use, Technology, and End Users Makes the Market Dynamic

Enabling facilities to achieve efficiencies of up to 85 percent while simultaneously generating electricity and heat, combined heat and power (CHP) is an established method for reducing total energy use in the industrial sector, states Navigant Research.


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March 25, 2014: CHP System to be Installed at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

System to Heat, Cool, and Serve as Primary Power Supply for Maryland’s Second-Largest Casino

At the new Horseshoe Casino Baltimore, a significant portion of the $442 million development’s energy, heating and cooling needs will be provided by a combined heat, power and cooling (CHP) trigeneration system.


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Pepco Awarded Performance Contract from U.S. Army

Contract Has an Initial Design and Construction Value of Approximately $8 Million

Pepco Energy Services Inc. has been awarded a task order to implement a comprehensive energy savings performance contract (ESPC) at the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Systems Center in Natick, Mass.


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