The European Association for the Promotion of Cogeneration

Cogeneration (Combined Heat and Power or CHP) is the simultaneous production of electricity and heat, both of which are used.Read More

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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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Fraunhofer to heat up German CHP market at COGEN Europe Annual Conference


There is huge untapped potential for cogeneration in Germany, yet without a suitable policy framework, the share of cogeneration in the country's electricity production will stagnate, warns Bernd Eikmeier of the Fraunhofer-Institut in a preview of his speech at this year's COGEN Europe Annual Conference.

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Fiona Riddoch introduces the COGEN Europe Annual Conference 2015


Watch COGEN Europe Managing Director Fiona Riddoch introduce the main topics that will be discussed during our Annual Conference on 19-20 May 2015.

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COGEN Europe Recognition Awards 2015: Apply Now!


Each year COGEN Europe recognises those who have contributed most to cogeneration through outstanding performance and achievement. The COGEN Europe Recognition Awards are an opportunity for individuals and organisations to gain recognition for their achievements in developing, applying and promoting cogeneration, and to demonstrate the strengths and skills of the cogeneration sector in the EU.

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Upcoming Events

6 - 8 Apr 2015

DistribuGen Conference and Trade Show for Cogeneration/CHP 2015

Houston Hilton North, Texas

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8 Apr 2015

Journée Cogénération ATEE


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9 Apr 2015

Curso 'Utilização Eficiente da Energia Térmica: Redução da Factura Energética'

Porto, Portugal

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Cogeneration/CHP News

Biomass CHP projects launched

Biomass combustion and bulk materials handling firm Saxlund International working together with Axis Industries have announced two new biomass combustion projects to deliver CHP for customers in Estonia and Lithuania.Read more about this news item

Bristol’s largest district heating network contract on track

Bristol City Council, the University of Bristol and the University Hospital Bristol NHS Foundation Trust have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), showing their commitment to work together on what will be the city’s largest district heating network.Read more about this news item

On-site power for vegetable producer

Germany’s Weltec Biopower has begun construction of an on-site 500 kW anaerobic digestion plant in Loughgall, Northern Ireland for the vegetable producer Gilfresh Produce.Read more about this news item

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