Combined heat and power (CHP or cogeneration) is the simultaneous production of electricity and thermal energy from a single fuel source. Most CHP systems in New York City use natural-gas fired turbines or reciprocating engines to generate electricity and then capture heat from the combustion generator’s exhaust stream and cooling systems.
Environmental Law | Law
Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
Michael B. Gerrard,
Reducing Legal Hurdles to Combined Heat and Power in New York,
N.Y.L.J., May 8, 2013
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