Positive forecast for CHP in post-election Germany

Germany will stage its general election on the 24th September and there is debate about the potential impact on the country’s energy policy, once the victors are known.

Argus reports that the next government, tipped to remain headed by Chancellor Angela Merkel and the CDU, will most likely extend support […]

By |September 1st, 2017|CHP, Markets, Political|

Vilnius CHP project gets green light from EC


Vilnus CHP project. Source: Lietuvos Energija (www.le.lt).

The European Commission (EC) has given its approval for a combined heat and power (CHP) project in Vilnius proposed by state-owned Lietuvos Energija.

According to a statement published on the website of Lithuania’s Ministry of Finance last week, EC’s technical assistance partnership Jaspers has […]

By |August 9th, 2017|CHP|

Fuel cell CHP plant to supply Seoul District Heating

A 20 MW fuel cell combined heat and power (CHP) plant has been inaugurated in Seoul, South Korea.

The Noeul Green Energy Co plant was constructed by South Korea’s Posco Energy and features technology from US-based FuelCell Energy.

The plant is owned by South Korea’s largest utility, Korea Hydro & Nuclear […]

By |March 23rd, 2017|CHP|

New technology to boost decentralized energy

A new drying technique developed in Finland is likely to benefit combined heat and power and heat network technologies.
An artificial dryer deployed at the Natural Resources Institute Finland is being used to dry wood chips in a way that makes them more effective for bioenergy use.

The dryer, in the […]

By |March 1st, 2017|Biomass, CHP|

$346m combined heat and power plant for Berlin

Vattenfall says it is demonstrating its commitment to Berlin’s environmental objectives through its plan to develop a combined heat and power plant in the city.

The new $346m new gas-fired combined cycle heat and power plant will be located in the Berlin district of Marzahn-Hellersdorf.

“This decision is a clear commitment […]

By |February 8th, 2017|CHP|

Brussels approves high efficiency cogeneration plants in Germany

The European Commission has approved support for four highly-efficient cogeneration plants in Germany.

In November 2016, Germany notified to the Commission plans to grant premiums for the plants. These individual measures are granted under Germany’s 2016 Combined Heat and Generation Act (CHP Act), which the Commission approved under EU state […]

By |December 19th, 2016|CHP|

EU Commission approves German CHP support

The European Commission has concluded an investigation into potential state aid for German combined heat and power and found that the support improves the integration of cogeneration into the electricity market and is in line with EU state aid rules.

Brussels said the policy was in line in particular with […]

By |October 27th, 2016|CHP|

Commission clarifies parameters for CHP reference scenario

The European Commission has clarified some changes in its approach to analysing the projected development of the combined heat and power sector within the European Union.

There has been an overhaul of the methodological approach to the EU Reference Scenario 2016, which sees a change being undertaken in the industrial […]

By |October 10th, 2016|CHP, Political|

UK CHP facing negative regulatory move

Ofgem, the UK energy regulator, is mulling a change in the law, which could have an adverse effect on companies who use combined heat and power technology.
The Daily Telegraph reports that some 375 industrial sites around the country that have installed small CHP plants could take a combined hit […]

By |September 29th, 2016|CHP|

EU Commission issues CHP reference scenario

The European Commission has issued it projections to 2050 for the bloc’s combined heat and power sector.

The EU Reference Scenario 2016 indicates some good news and bad news for CHP, COGEN Europe’s head of policy, Arnaud Duvielguerbigny told Decentralized Energy.

“The econometric model forecasts that primary energy savings in the […]

By |September 13th, 2016|CHP, Political|
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