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European Cogeneration Review

The European Cogeneration Review – Germany is the third in a series of country reports that COGEN Europe will issue over the coming 12 months on cogeneration in Europe. The ECR covers the latest developments in the cogeneration sector, looking at market potentials and policy implications.


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ene.field points to stronger services market to draw low carbon solutions onto the grid


Fuel cell based micro CHP units in homes and commercial buildings could provide vital network services to the electricity grid. These services can help the electricity grid assimilate more renewables according to the latest ene.field project report published 10/11/2015. The report stresses the need to create a market for electricity services to draw new technologies such as micro CHP into wider use and accelerate the cost reduction needed for general consumer uptake.

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Save the Date: The Power of Heat: 22-23 March 2016


2016 sees the publication of Europe's first-ever heating and cooling strategy, with revision of the main EU legislation to promote energy efficiency and the introduction of measures to revise electricity market design. The outcome of these changes will fundamentally affect the profitability of combined heat and power (CHP) plants in Europe.

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Competitive heat can fire up EU industry growth


MEPs attending an exclusive dinner in the European Parliament tomorrow will hear from industry how cogeneration is crucial to providing local, affordable heat supplies to industrial sites across Europe. With intermittent renewable energy sources set to feature more strongly in the EU's energy mix, MEPs will hear how combined heat and power (CHP) technologies support the energy transition by delivering on-site energy supplies.

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10 Dec 2015

National COGENeration DAY 2015 - Porto


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22 - 23 Mar 2016

The Power of Heat: COGEN Europe Annual Conference 2016

Crowne Plaza-Le Palace, Brussels, Belgium

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19 - 21 Apr 2016

En+Eff 2016

Messe Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

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Cogeneration/CHP News

Low-NOx CHP range launched

UK-based CHP company ENER-G has launched a new range of 'ultra-low' NOx combined heat and power systems in a range spanning 50 kWe to 230 kWe.Read more about this news item

Eden project goes geothermal

Plans have been revealed for a new geothermal on-site heat and power project to be located at the UK's Eden project in Cornwall.Read more about this news item

Commercial biomass CHP product launched

A self-contained, fully maintained combined heat and power unit generating 25 kWe and 60 kWth from biomass wood pellets has been launched into the UK market for commercial applications.  Read more about this news item

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