Micro-CHP in buildings

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Commercial micro-CHP field trial report

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland commissioned a field trial to assess the operation, performance and benefits of gas fired micro combined heat and power (micro-CHP) in commercial situations. Thirteen sites (both existing and new buildings...

Déploiement en France de l’écogénérateur

This slide presentation shows the role of an energy supplier for the implementation of micro-CHP units on the French market.

Micro-cogénérations et Smart Grids, quelle synergie?

This slide presentation explains the links between micro-CHP and the smart grids approach in the French context.

État actuel de la micro-cogénération - Freins au développement en France

This presentation gives an overview of the micro-CHP development in France.

Proceedings of the Workshop on energy efficiency: saving obligations, public building targets and the promotion of CHP

This document is the proceedings of a Workshop organised on 17 October 2011 by the Committe "Industry, Research and Energy" of the European Parliament. The Workshop looked at best practice examples in Members States and the cost of implementation of...
Publication number: PE464.453

OWI (Oel-Waerme-Institut GmbH, Germany)

Oel-Waerme-Institut GmbH (OWI), located in Aachen, Germany, was established in 1998. The shareholders are Prof. Heinrich Köhne, Dr. Klaus Lucka, RWTH Aachen, the Institute of Economic Oil Heating (IWO) and the German Association of Combustible and...

Residential Fuel Cell Cogeneration System

In May 2009, Panasonic launched the residential fuel cell cogeneration system called “ENE-FARM” which was the first commercialised residential fuel cell in the world. Following the first generation model, Panasonic launched the second generation...

Vaillant EcoPOWER 1.0 (Honda mCHP)

The Honda unit is the first micro-CHP with an internal combustion engine to enable an economical use of a micro CHP for single family houses in Germany and features an innovative and compact EXlink engine resulting in a high electrical efficiency of...