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The simultaneous generation of electricity and useful heat from a single power source.


(Electrical Engineering) another name for CHP


(ˌkoʊ dʒɛn əˈreɪ ʃən)

utilization of the normally wasted heat energy produced by a power plant or industrial process, esp. to generate electricity.
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Global Banking News-December 29, 2017--China plans to install biomass co-generation power capacity by 2020
International Resource News-December 29, 2017--China plans to install biomass co-generation power capacity by 2020
The development of bagasse co-generation projects by existing sugar mills for supply of surplus energy to the national grid is also being pursued.
The Saudi Electricity and Co-Generation Regulatory Authority is launching an initiative to encourage set-up of small-scale solar energy systems.
5 MW co-generation power plant at Damanjodi in Koraput district of Odisha.
and Pengrowth Energy Corporation have announced an agreement for the sale and leaseback of the co-generation facilities at Pengrowth's Lindbergh thermal oil project in Cold Lake.
Government is facilitating this through Framework for Power Co-generation 2013' and other policies which expect all sugar mills to set up bagasse based power co-generation plants with high pressure boilers.
The memorandums of understanding (MoU) with Japanese trading house Mitsui & Co Ltd and Canada's Atco and its Mexican partner Grupo Hermes call for co-generation power plants that will begin commercial operation during the second half of 2017.
ISLAMABAD -- The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Monday said the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) is not allowing sugar mills produce 2000 mw of electricity through co-generation since five years.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 11 (KUNA) -- Malaysia's Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB), through its wholly-owned subsidiary TNB Repair and Maintenance (TNB REMACO), and Kharafi National of Kuwait have signed an agreement for the operations and maintenance of Shuaiba North Co-Generation (Power and Distillation) Plant in Kuwait.
41/kWh for new co-generation power projects based on bagasse to be set up in the country.
Summary: DUBAI - Dubai Aluminium, or Dubal, has leveraged a nominal volume of the steam produced by the captive co-generation and combined cycle Dubal power station to drive the UAE's first-ever absorption chiller using waste heat -- the first such application in a power plant.