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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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Setting up of Ciner Kazan Soda combined cycle cogeneration power plant (CHP).
The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) refused to accept the guideline of the Cogeneration Policy 2008 while making a decision.
59 million for its subsidiary in China--Long Chen (Zhejiang) Paper--to build a second steam/electricity cogeneration plant, adding that the subsidiary has a cogeneration plant.
Member states are not achieving their full energy potential from cogeneration (combined heat and power - CHP) according to a first analysis of an EU-funded sector assessment.
Cogeneration power plants often operate at 50 to 70 percent higher efficiency rates than single-generation facilities.
I think if we were to do what needs to be done with respect to efficiency, cogeneration and to lease structure we will meet that challenge, independent of Article X," he said.
that will provide funding for the next generation of cogeneration fuel cell stack and system technology.
is likely to clear the 2,000-unit sales goal for fiscal 2003 for a home-use gas cogeneration system that produces electricity and heat for powering electric appliances and heaters, its president said in a recent interview with Kyodo News.
Sierra Pine Limited installed a new 6-MW cogeneration facility to provide electricity and direct exhaust for drying of wood fiber at its Medford, Oregon processing plant.
Chapleau is also reviewing economic development opportunities around the forest industry by encouraging partnerships between the Chapleau Cogeneration Plant and the private sector, says Earle Freeborn, mayor of Chapleau.
Steam turbine cogeneration makes sense for many processors.
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