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...

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,...
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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...

CHP. Efficiency is essential

Even 132 years after the commissioning of the first CHP plant, the 130 kW Pearl St Station plant on Manhattan Island, cogeneration still needs some explanation. Nor have the 6,000 MW constructed in Spain...

New CHP plant for a rubber products manufacturer

At the end of 2014 the company Industrias de Hule Galgo decided to undertake the installation project of an efficient CHP plant for its production plant, with the aim of bringing down energy costs...

CHP in Mexico

Running in parallel to The Green Expo trade fair, the first edition of the Cogenera Mexico Congress took place from 23 to 25 September in Mexico City, organised by the country’s sector sponsor –...

CHP in Spain: the last chance

No-one can deny the fact that CHP is one of the most efficient ways of generating power. To name but a few of its advantages, it helps reduce natural gas consumption and the energy...