Micro-CHP in buildings

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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...
Event

ENREG ENERGIA REGENERABILA® Conference

For the 4th time, international and Romanian experts meet at the ENREG ENERGIA REGENERABILA® in order to exchange know-how, present experiences from the practice and offer advice gained through research and development and ensuring this knowledge is...
Array To see the Planned Conference themes, please click here.
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European Energy Efficiency Fund (EEEF) Eligibility Check now online!

The EEEF Eligibility Check is now online. The Eligibility Check allows you to submit projects, and receive an immediate feedback about the alignment with the Fund's investment criteria. It also gives you the possibility to upload further documents,...
To start an elgibility check please go to directly to the EEEF website.
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CHP Goes Green

The project "CHP goes Green" promotes an increased use of renewable energy sources (RES) whilst bettering its efficiency by using combined heat and power solutions (CHP) . The advantage of the use of biomass in cogeneration is self-evident, as it...
Case

European Virtual Fuel Cell Power Plant - Best practice Sheet - Germany

The aim of the project was to develop, to install, to test and to demonstrate a virtual power plant consisting of 31 decentralized stand-alone residential fuel cell systems. All of them were successfully installed within the foreseen timeframe and...
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Industry report urges Government to back micro-CHP as part of energy future

Leading UK companies in the micro-CHP sector state that the UK’s existing gas network and installer skills can be used to enable consumers to heat their homes efficiently and at the same time generate low-carbon power that can be used on-site or...
Case

Trigeneration and Solar Cooling - Best practice Sheet - Austria

In 2006, the Upper Austrian company OÖ Ferngas put up an innovative service center near the city of Linz. The heating and cooling demands of the building were covered by a sustainable and efficient cooling concept with a high amount of renewable...
Publication

Micro-CHP as an integral component of the UK’s energy strategy

While energy efficiency improvements along with renewable systems are expected to reduce domestic heating demand over the next few decades, traditional gas fired technologies will continue to play an important role in the medium term. Due to this...