Industrial & commercial applications

Cogeneration plants operated by utilities, the new frontier of distributed generation

David Jones - Manager Distributed Grid Strategy and Mgmt CHP, ICF

Increasing numbers of users are now using decentralised systems to generate energy; for this reason utilities have had to adapt by acquiring cogeneration plants and operating them autonomously. There are multiple benefits for both sides. On the one hand the utilities are assured of long-term contracts; on the other, users acquire energy without having to invest excessive sums of money.

  • Publication date: 03/05/2017
  • Original language: English
  • Origin: United States
  • Duration: 0:03:05