La cogeneración en 2021: sobrevivir milagrosamente (y van dos años, ya)

CHP in 2021: hanging on by a thread (for two years and counting)

For industrial cogenerators, 2021 has been an exceedingly difficult year. For the CHP sector, the year has evolved into two distinct halves: the first, characterised by inertia and major oscillations in production in an...
Eólica e hidrógeno, ¿tándem de éxito?

Wind power and hydrogen, a partnership for success?

The year has started with news of the launch of several projects that set out to maximise the synergies between wind power, in particular, offshore wind, and hydrogen. Particularly interesting is the fact that...
La configuración del seguidor, clave para reducir el LCOE solar

Tracker configuration, the key to reducing solar LCOE

The challenges facing the solar industry involve optimising resources to reduce the levelised cost of energy (LCOE). As a result, solar tracker selection and its suitability to the specific conditions of each site take...
Reforma de la planta híbrida de alta eficiencia energética del parque empresarial Parc Bit

Refurbishment of the high energy efficiency hybrid plant at the Parc Bit science and...

The SAMPOL Group has invested almost €3m in refurbishing the Parc Bit science and technology park high energy efficiency plant in Palma de Mallorca. An innovative combined-cycle district plant, this installation represents one of...

Two energy-efficient CHP units, burning residual methane, are commissioned in Germany

On 23 October 2019, two new combined heat and power (CHP) units built by the company ETW Energietechnik GmbH for municipal waste management company Rems-Murr (AWRM) entered into operation in Backnang-Neuschöntal. This renovation project...
La incertidumbre regulatoria colapsa la cogeneración y su producción cae un 20%

Another year of uncertainty for CHP comes to a close

We closed 2018 with the approval of Royal Legislative Decree 20/2018, which had given a respite to those high efficiency CHP plants whose service life would have ended at the start of this year,...
Planta de cogeneración

Closing 2018 with good news for CHP and looking forward to the New Year

2018 culminates with the approval of Royal Decree 20/2018 which incorporates measures for high efficiency CHP that exceed their service life after 1 January 2018, extending it by two years, a right that will...

CHP: the change has begun…but it is not enough

These are new times in the energy sector and we must be capable of adapting to them. When the energy reform started with Royal Decree 1/2012 a few years ago, placing every renewable technology,...

High efficiency, 7.5 MW simple cycle, CHP plant for drying material in a ceramic...

Grupo Porcelanite Lamosa, via its subsidiary LEMSA (Lamosa Energía de Monterrey) has supported the investment required to construct a CHP plant installed in its ceramic tiling factory located in Benito Juárez (Monterrey - Nuevo...

Basis for CHP development

In the 1980s, cogeneration facilitated the development of the distributed energy system. However, CHP hit a major crisis in 2010. In this article, Jose María Roqueta, President of AESA, analyses the current situation and...