Market & research

6.3% of electricity produced in the UK is generated using cogeneration

Hans Korteweg - Managing Director, COGEN Europe

According to data published by the ADE (Association for Decentralised Energy), member of COGEN Europe, 43 new cogeneration plants were installed in the UK between 2015 and 2016 and the electricity produced by this type of plant represented 6.3% of the total production. Moreover, a potential of 400 TWh has been identified for natural gas cogeneration plants and almost 275 TWh for CHP plants connected to district heating networks.

  • Publication date: 10/08/2018
  • Original language: English
  • Origin: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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