POWERGEN will not be focused on yesterday, for it is not reliving the glory days of coal generation past. The sessions, as the titles suggest, are focused on the future.
These are cost-shared research projects developing advanced technologies for improving the reliability, performance and flexibility of the nation’s existing coal-fired power fleet.
For many organizations contemplating energy-efficient upgrades to their physical plants (such as hotels, healthcare facilities or manufacturing facilities), the extension of the federal tax credit could make CHP more attractive.
Earle Pfefferkorn, president of CleaverBrooks Package Boiler, talked combined heat and power markets and the company’s legacy in packaged boilers.