CHP could help cut burden on grid

March 2010
Utility Week;3/5/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p6
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a study done by scientists at Imperial College London in England and the University of Surrey which revealed the potential of combined heat and power (CHP) and district heating to lower electricity demand by 13% and minimizes energy losses from power generation.


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