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New EU-funded project targets 'home-made energy'

EU-funded researchers have embarked on a project to develop mini solar power systems that will allow homes and workplaces alike to generate their own electricity and meet their heating and cooling requirements. Called DIGESPO ('Distributed CHP [...
The system is based on concentrated solar power technology, in which parabola-shaped troughs concentrate the sun's rays on to a receiver that converts the solar energy into heat. A tracking mechanism allows these devices to follow the sun...
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Promoting innovative cogeneration in cities - Examples from Berlin and other pilot cities

COGEN Europe will organise – together with the Berlin Energy Agency – a seminar on Thursday 25 March on the possibilities of promoting cogeneration in cities. The title is “Promoting innovative cogeneration in cities” and the seminar will be an...
Array COGEN Europe, the European association for the promotion of cogeneration, and Berliner Energieagentur offer a seminar with best practice examples of cogeneration in urban areas and ways to promote these successful approaches among...
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DISTRICT HEATING: PROJECT DEVELOPMENT AND FINANCING WORKSHOP

The aim of the workshop is to provide practical advice to those wanting to access funding to modernize and refurbish District Heating systems.
Array As part of the EU Sustainable Energy Week 2010, Euroheat & Power is pleased to arrange this workshop. It aims to provide practical advice and recommendations on how to access and use existing EU funds to modernize and refurbish...
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Teaming up for energy renewal: cogeneration and district heating

To mark the new Commission’s appointment Euroheat & Power and COGEN Europe are organizing a joint Annual Conference. In 2010 COGEN Europe and Euroheat & Power will showcase the proven capability and still untapped potential for cogeneration...
Array The new Parliament and Commission face many challenges in energy policy and climate change abatement. 2010 will be the first time that the sectors representing cogeneration and district heating will have used their most visible...
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New tariffs in France for electricity produced from renewable energy sources

The French Government published on 13 January 2010 new guaranteed tariffs for the purchase of electricity produced from biomass, geothermal and solar by the public electricity grid management companies. For electricity from solar photovoltaic, the...
Additional information for other renewable energy sources: The solar photovoltaic ground facilities will still benefit from a tariff of 0.314 €/kWh. In addition, for solar PV ground facilities of more than 250 kWpeak, the price will now...
Publication

Information paper on EN 15316-4-4 - Heat generation systems, building-integrated cogeneration systems

This paper provides a short introduction to CEN standard EN 15316-4-4, which defines a method for calculating the primary energy use, electricity production, thermal output and recoverable losses of building integrated cogeneration units forming...
Information Paper P105 of CENSE European project
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COGENA IN TOUR

Mediterraneo: rete di energie
Array Obiettivo di COGENAinTOUR, iniziativa realizzata da Cogena, Associazione Italiana per la Promozione della Cogenerazione, in collaborazione con il Gruppo 24 ORE, è quello di...
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ASCOMAC COGENA

Ascomac Cogena rappresenta le imprese operanti nei settori della costruzione e distribuzione di impianti di cogenerazione e servizi per l'energia.
Attualmente sono associate a COGENA n. 41 Imprese con un fatturato complessivo di oltre  500  Milioni di Euro e sono rappresentate le: Imprese operanti nel settore della costruzione, distribuzione e impiantistica di apparati per la...