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Combined Heat and Power: Expanding CHP in Your State

This webinar discusses Combined Heat and Power (CHP), also known as cogeneration, which refers to the simultaneous production of electricity and heat with distributed power-generation systems. This webinar covers the following:

  • An overview of CHP technology and deployment, including benefits of CHP, the state of the U.S. market, and things to consider when implementing CHP.
  • A state example from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) of how implementation of CHP projects can be accelerated through programmatic implementation strategies.
  • Best practices for CHP development from the National Governors Association policy academy.

Speakers include Patti Garland of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Dr. Dana Levy of NYSERDA, and Tom Bourgeois of the Northeast Clean Heat and Power Initiative (NECHPI).