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The Benefits of CHP for Food Manufacturers

08.21.20 11:36 AM By Jon - Comment(s)
The Benefits of CHP for Food Manufacturers
Food manufacturers have massive energy requirements and by utilizing sustainable practices like combined heat and power can optimize their energy dollars to improve the bottom line.

Microgrids: Where Sustainability and Resiliency Meet

07.28.20 09:48 AM By Jon - Comment(s)
Microgrids: Where Sustainability and Resiliency Meet
Microgrids of the modern era are tough, tactical, and efficient - and they highlight the importance of localized distribution.

A1 and Cleveland Bros. Install 4MW CHP at CarbonLITE

06.09.20 03:53 PM By Jon - Comment(s)
A1 and Cleveland Bros. Install 4MW CHP at CarbonLITE
A1 Energy and Cleveland Brothers Install a 4MW CHP System at New CarbonLITE Facility in Reading, PA

PA Legislative CHP Update

09.11.18 02:06 PM By Jon - Comment(s)
PA Legislative CHP Update
Guest post by Robert Barkanic P.E., The Barkanic Group



Combined heat and power (CHP) is an efficient and clean approach to generating electric power and useful thermal energy from a single fuel source. Rather than buying electricity from a distribution company or a retail supplier, and separately com...

Overview of CHP (Combined Heat & Power)

01.29.16 05:19 PM By Jon - Comment(s)
Overview of CHP (Combined Heat & Power)

Put simply, CHP, Combined Heat & Power, is using a single fuel source i.e. natural gas to generate electricity.  The co-gen system captures the heat to offset the thermal load at the host site.  The result is improved fuel efficiency compared to pulling electricity from the grid and pr...