cogeneration(redirected from Combined Heat and Power (CHP))
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The simultaneous generation of electricity and useful heat from a single power source.
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(Electrical Engineering) another name for CHP
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co•gen•e•ra•tion(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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