Articles Tagged with ''CHP system''
Philadelphia Project Will Also Replace Inefficient Lighting and HVAC Systems
February 12, 2014
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett announced that the state is expanding its commitment to advance clean and alternative energy with the investment of more than $4.5 million in grants through the Commonwealth Financing Authority. One of the alternative energy projects is for installation of a combined heat and power (CHP) system.
Combined Heat and Power Brings Increased Efficiency and Reuse of Heat
November 13, 2013
The East Irondequoit Central School District and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) have officially unveiled the combined heat and power (CHP) system installed at Eastridge High School.
Practical Information on What Factors Must Be Considered When Configuring a CHP System
October 4, 2013
A new guide developed by the DOE, EPA, and HUD provides practical information on what factors must be considered when configuring a combined heat and power (CHP) system to operate independently of the grid and what steps are typically involved in CHP project development.
Hospital Installs Combined Heat and Power (CHP) System
September 9, 2013
The energy efficiency project at Continuum Health - Beth Israel Brooklyn has been named Energy Project of the Year by the New York City chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE).
March 27, 2013
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will present a live webcast titled “CHP: Enabling Resilient Energy Infrastructure” on Wednesday, April 3, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time.Read More
February 18, 2013
The University of Missouri (MU) in Columbia, Mo., is being commended for its commitment to energy reduction and sustainability through the installation of a new biomass boiler. The university completed a $75 million project to install a new 100 percent biomass-fired boiler, which is expected to reduce fossil fuel use by 25 percent.
January 7, 2013
Annual installations of combined heat and power (CHP) systems for commercial buildings were projected to reach nearly 39 gigawatts (GW) in 2012. According to a report from Pike Research, a part of Navigant’s Energy Practice, that number is forecast to more than double by 2022, reaching 79.5 GW.Read More
President’s Executive Order Establishes Goal of 40 GW of Combined Heat and Power Capacity by 2020
October 1, 2012
According to the DOE, more than two-thirds of the fuel used to generate power in the United States is lost as excess heat. On Aug. 30, President Obama signed the executive order “Accelerating Industrial Energy Efficiency,” promoting and facilitating a reduction of wasted thermal energy through an investment in combined heat and power (CHP).Read More
September 13, 2012
GE and its customer Houweling’s Tomatoes, a leading North American greenhouse grower, have unveiled the first combined heat and power (CHP) greenhouse project in America that captures carbon dioxide (CO2) for use in plant fertilization.
August 27, 2012
The market for combined heat and power (CHP) systems in commercial buildings is forecast to grow from $2.2 billion in 2012 to $11.2 billion in 2022, according to a new report from Pike Research, a part of Navigant’s Energy Practice.