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Charity demonstrates lack of budget is no barrier to CHP energy savings

Charity demonstrates lack of budget is no barrier to CHP energy savings

Trafford Community Leisure Trust has exploded the myth that organisations need to be cash rich to go green. The charity is cutting carbon dioxide emissions at three leisure centres by using ENER-G combined heat and power  (CHP) systems to generate its own low cost, energy efficient electricity and heat supplies. The Trust is gaining the green benefits without any upfront […]
Britain’s Buildings get their Place in the Sun

Britain’s Buildings get their Place in the Sun

Homes, schools and leisure centers will soon be able to turn solar energy into electricity, thanks to government funding announced byEnergy Minister Brian Wilson.
ENER-G shortlisted for three energy industry awards

ENER-G shortlisted for three energy industry awards

Combined Heat and Power (CHP) specialist ENER-G has been shortlisted for three awards for excellence in low carbon and renewable energy generation by the Association for Decentralised Energy (ADE). The company's anaerobic digestion development for malt producer Muntons Plc is shortlisted for the Industrial Project of the Year, while the company's 23-year cogeneration partnership with Places for People Leisure is in the running for the Commercial / Public Sector Project of the Year. ENER-G's 'ultra-low' NOx CHP range has also won selection for the Innovation Award. Alan Barlow, Managing Director of ENER-G said: "We're delighted to gain industry recognition for these projects, which demonstrate the breadth and depth of ENER-G's CHP capabilities within renewable and low carbon generation. As the sole remaining UK CHP manufacturer, we are proud of our design, development, engineering and manufacturing capabilities for our CHP systems. It also enables us to continuously innovate and speedily develop ever cleaner and greener products to meet the needs of organisations both at home and abroad." ENER-G biogas CHP technology is powering malt producer Muntons' anaerobic digestion facility, supplying organic fertilizer from digestate to local farms to grow the barley used for malting in a sustainable circular process. The high efficiency 499kW system is supplying 11% of the site's electrical baseload and heat for use in the AD process, achieving significant cost and carbon savings. During the past 12 months, Places for People Leisure reduced its carbon footprint by 2643 tonnes by using 13 ENER-G CHP units totalling 8.7MW. The partnership with ENER-G started 23 years ago and most units are supplied under a Discount Energy Purchase agreement, enabling the social enterprise to gain a low cost green energy supply paid for via the cost savings achieved. ENER-G's 'ultra-low' NOx CHP range, which is shortlisted for the ADE innovation award, achieves emissions levels five times lower than the most widely accepted limit and half of the most stringent limit set by BREEAM and the Greater London Authority (GLA). This exceptionally low level is sustained throughout the lifetime of the catalyst and without the extra cost and bulk of using external NOx abatement equipment. The award winners will be announced at The Heat Conference on 23 November 2016 Further information: www.energ.co.uk/chp
Temp Tech wins ENER-G CHP award

Temp Tech wins ENER-G CHP award

Limerick-based CHP specialist Temp Tech  has won an ENER-G ‘Cogen Partner’ award for its green energy leadership in developing the combined heat and power (CHP) market in Ireland.   ENER-G, which is European market leader in small scale cogeneration/CHP, appointed Temp Tech as its Irish Cogen Partner in 1991. During this time the partners have delivered 166 CHP projects – […]
Ethanol Workshop to Sacramento

Ethanol Workshop to Sacramento

January 21, 2003 [SolarAccess.com] The California Energy Commission co-sponsors a workshop to explore the potential of greater ethanol production and use in California in light of the state’s planned switch from the fuel oxygenate MTBE to ethanol by the end of this year. “Ethanol in California: Opportunities for Increased Utilization and Production,” will be held February 6 from 8 a.m. […]
British Energy R & D Focus Review Includes Renewables

British Energy R & D Focus Review Includes Renewables

The British government is assembling a group of experts to undertake a national review of energy research and demonstration activities.
Temp Technology provide ENER-G CHP for new Central Bank of Ireland HQ

Temp Technology provide ENER-G CHP for new Central Bank of Ireland HQ

The Central Bank of Ireland will use a high efficiency ENER-G Combined heat and power (CHP) system at its sustainable new Dublin headquarters, which has been awarded a BREEAM ‘Outstanding’ rating at design stage. This is the first office building in Ireland to achieve the highest available BREEAM rating, which is the world’s leading standard for best practice in sustainable […]
Athletes Train by the Power of the Sun

Athletes Train by the Power of the Sun

Athletes from around the world trained for Britain's first global indoor athletics championships a new training facility powered by the largest solar roof in the UK.
Large PV Tender Issued by British Government

Large PV Tender Issued by British Government

The British government has called for tenders to install large-scale solar power on public buildings across the country. Energy minister Brian Wilson has announced a £3 million Large-Scale Building Integrated Photovoltaic Field Trial Tender.
ENER-G showcases funded CHP technologies at NEMEX

ENER-G showcases funded CHP technologies at NEMEX

ENER-G will launch a new sub 200kwth CHP system,  that maximises financial incentives on small scale AD,  at NEMEX (Stand J64) from 21-23 April at the NEC, Birmingham. The company will also showcase its wider portfolio of funded  CHP solutions – from simple packaged generator supply – to complex boiler house / energy centre solutions.   ENER-G will also  highlight […]