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Small scale CHP from biomass – a demonstration project in Southeast Sweden

CHP News Published 27 March 2018

Right now three different techniques for small-scale biomass-based cogeneration (gasifier, wet steam turbine and Organic Rancine Cycle (ORC)) are being built and demonstrated in southeast Sweden as part of the project Small Scale CHP LIFE+ (2014-2019), financed by the EU Life+ programme and partly by the Swedish Energy Agency.

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Getting the EU primary energy factor for electricity (PEF) right!

CHP News Published 27 March 2018 The EU Primary Energy Factor for Electricity (EU PEF) value of 2.0, proposed by the European Commission in the 2016 review of the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED), reflects several inaccurate methodology choices, disregarding recognised standards and undermining the ultimate objectives of the EED to deliver energy savings across the entire energy value chain. COGEN Europe, together with other stakeholders from the energy sector, is asking to correct this value to properly account for the genuine energy losses in our electricity system. Read our letter to the European Commission.

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Fancy having your own power plant? Fuel cell micro-cogeneration is market-ready

Press Coverage Published 23 November 2017

Demonstrating the latest smart home energy solution by installing more than 1000 units in homes and businesses in ten countries.

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Estonian biomass CHP plant completed

CHP News Published 23 November 2017

Graanul Invest group has completed the construction of the Osula combined heat and power plant (CHP) in Estonia.

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CHP plants included in $1.6bn EDF Poland acquisition

CHP News Published 23 November 2017

The sale of EDF’s power plants in Poland have been concluded with coal and gas-fired cogeneration facilities passing into the ownership of PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna. The $1.6bn transaction was completed on November 13th, following comprehensive regulatory approval.

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