Micro-CHP in buildings

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UK: CHP and district heating most effective for decarbonising cities says GLA report

Combined heat and power (CHP) and district heating infrastructure delivered the majority of London’s emissions savings in 2010 and have the greatest potential for future deployment, according to a review of the capital’s energy policies published...
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Käthe Kollwitz School, Aachen

The school, built in 1951 and extended in 1995, had passed its prime. A comprehensive building refurbishment was seen as the way to improve classroom conditions significantly, while reducing energy costs.
Building summaryLocationBayernallee 6, 52066 Aachen, Nordrhein-WestfalenYear of construction1951Refurbished2003Building ownerStadt Aachen (+ Betreiber, Nutzer)Gross floor area8.737 m2Key aspectsHeat...
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Deutschland: Mini-KWK-Anlagen werden wieder durch das Bundesumweltministerium gefördert

Das Bundesumweltministerium hat die neuen Richtlinien für die Förderung von Mini-KWK-Anlagen bis 20 kW veröffentlicht. Das Förderprogramm wird vom Bundesamt für Wirtschaft und Ausfuhrkontrolle (BAFA) administriert. Ab 1. April 2012 können dort...
Nationale Klimaschutzinitiative leistet wichtigen Beitrag zur Ausschöpfung der Energieeinsparpotenziale im WärmemarktVoraussetzung für eine Förderung ist das Erfüllen anspruchsvoller Effizienzanforderungen der Anlagen: Die...
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Successful small-scale cogeneration examples in Brussels Capital-Region

Together with Associated Partner COGEN Europe, a set of cogeneration projects has been implemented in the Brussels Capital-Region of which the results were shown to a group of interested MEPs this past December. Yves Lebbe, cogeneration...
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Yanmar micro CHP in home

Yanmar micro CHP is the perfect solution for small scale buildings and is available in 4, 5, 10 and 25 kWe.
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Schloss Retzhof

Integrated Energy Contracting: ¨CR‐Light“ and Energy Supply Contracting for a Conference Centre + Guest House. Combination of energy efficiency and useful energy supply. European Energy Service Initiative/ Graz Energy Agency.
Schloss Retzhof is a hotel and conference center which had three different construction periods (16th c.,1960, 2009). The three buildings were supplied by a heating network; with a total heating area 4.000 m2.The initial situation:...
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Trigeneration and Solar Cooling - Best practice Sheet - Austria (II)

In 2006 Energie Contracting Steyr bought a trigeneration system consisting of a micro gas CHP unit (100°kWel/155°kWth), a heat recovery boiler and an absorption chiller (cooling capacity 35°kW) from the OMV Cogeneration Company. OMV used this...
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Welcome to the new Concerto website

Concerto is a European Commission initiative within the European Research Framework Programme (FP6 and FP7) which aims to demonstrate that the optimisation of the building sector of whole communities is more efficient and cheaper than...

Are you an investor, a local authority, a material supplier, a designer, an urban planner, a developer, an energy utility, a contractor, an engineer, a  tenant or a building owner?Are you interested in the use of multiple renewable energy...