Market & research

Microgrids: cogeneration improves development and reduces emissions

Neeharika Naik-Dhungel - Program Manager CHP Partnership Program , EPA

The EPA CHP Partnership has been monitoring a community microgrid, with an integrated cogeneration plant in the city of Milford (Connecticut) using an emissions calculator.  The results have been surprising: a 33% drop in greenhouse gas emissions, which is the equivalent to emissions from 164 vehicles – thanks to the use of cogeneration.

  • Publication date: 13/10/2016
  • Original language: English
  • Origin: United States
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