IDEA joins four organizations in global effort to increase deployment of district energy/CHP
September 18, 2015
The International District Energy Association (IDEA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) in conjunction with the Korea District Heating & Cooling Association, the China District Heating Association, Euroheat & Power, and the Ministry of Energy of the Mongol Government.
They say everything is bigger in Texas, and that phrase certainly applies to the Texas Medical Center (TMC) in Houston. All of the TMC institutions share a critical need for reliable cooling, and many of them are supported by the Thermal Energy Corp. (TECO).
Commercial CHP market expected to be worth $14B annually by 2024
June 8, 2015
Policymakers, utilities, and building owners in a growing number of countries are becoming more interested in commercial CHP systems due to concerns about grid reliability, demand for electricity, and greenhouse gas emissions.
Combined Heat and Power Installation Involves Properties in Boston and New York City
June 27, 2014
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.
Technologies Like Rooftop Solar and CHP Are Transforming the Residential Market
June 26, 2014
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.
Diversity in Fuel Use, Technology, and End Users Makes the Market Dynamic
May 23, 2014
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.
Army Research Laboratory Switches to More Efficient System
August 19, 2013
The Army Research Lab (ARL) is going through a series of programs to improve its energy efficiency. One step called for installing an onsite generator and using the waste heat to replace the boiler generated hot water. But the boiler was also producing steam to humidify some of the laboratory’s clean rooms.
Combined Heat and Power System Generates Electricity, Supplies Steam and Chilled Water
June 26, 2013
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced that the Jacobs-designed cogeneration plant at Texas A&M University was recognized with a 2013 Energy Star® Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Award by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Pepco Energy Services Inc., a leader in energy savings performance contracting, and DC Water have signed an agreement for Pepco to design, build, and operate a combined heat and power (CHP) plant at DC Water’s Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant (AWTP).