TITLE

MPs told CHP target is unrealistic

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;11/9/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses findings of a British government study, which suggested that combined heat and power (CHP) in the country could increase by the end of the decade. According to Graham Meeks, director of sector trade body the Combined Heat and Power Association, a more feasible estimate would be an extra 1GW of CHP capacity by 2010.
ACCESSION #
33124511

 

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