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Hunt, James
October 2006
European Power News;Oct2006, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p21
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The article reports on the implications of a micro-combined heat and power (CHP) system on global warming, blackouts and fuel supply worldwide. Since CHP systems utilized power generation waste heat instead of rejecting it to coolant and atmosphere, it could help reduce the danger of large-scale power failures, carbon dioxide emissions and security threats of supply diversity. The technology has an overall plant efficiency of 85%-90% and could decrease home energy bills by 300 euros yearly.


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