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  • How to generate an accurate load profile for CHP

    How to generate an accurate load profile for CHP

    If you fail to accurately work out your site`s energy demands, you`ll give rise to a cogeneration system that underwhelms when served up to your customer. That`s why load profiling is the key ingredient in successfully specifying your cogeneration ...

    Minesh Patel

  • CHP Sizing: why Goldilocks style guesswork isn`t enough

    CHP Sizing: why Goldilocks style guesswork isn`t enough

    In storyworld, Goldilocks would stroll into the plant room and state "this CHP`s too big", "this CHP`s too small", "ahh ... this CHP is just right" – happy ever after. The end. But in the real word, the tricky issue of CHP sizing isn`t quite ...

    Ian Hopkins

  • Step by Step CHP: the Pitfalls to Avoid Between Planning and Design

    Step by Step CHP: the Pitfalls to Avoid Between Planning and Design

    There are many pitfalls in between planning and designing a cogeneration project. Find out how to avoid them. Cogeneration can save money, conserve energy, and reduce emissions - but specifying the right combined heat and power (CHP) unit for the ...

    Ian Hopkins, Sales and Marketing Director, ENER-G Combined Power Ltd

  • Why Size Really Does Matter when specifying CHP

    Why Size Really Does Matter when specifying CHP

    Discover the key points that CHP consultants need to consider in order to correctly size CHP units for optimum energy savings. For CHP consultants and others involved in specifying cogeneration, it is essential that the CHP unit is correctly sized ...

    Minesh Patel

  • Does shale gas mean cheap gas?

    Does shale gas mean cheap gas?

    What is the true impact of shale gas extraction in the UK? Swathes of the British population are against fracking (the process of releasing natural gas trapped within shale rock formations) due to its perceived visual impact and environmental ...

  • Carbon Reduction Versus Affordable Warmth - the district heating challenge

    Carbon Reduction Versus Affordable Warmth - the district heating challenge

    Government and European Legislation, Building Regulations and planning requirements are driving the residential new build sector to consider and adopt technologies such as bio-diesel boilers, biomass boilers and heat pumps to support the delivery of ...

    Yan Evans, BEng(Hons), CEng, EurIng, MCIBSE, MEIT, MEI, Director of ENER-G Switch2

  • Reduce carbon and energy cost with Building Energy Management Systems

    Reduce carbon and energy cost with Building Energy Management Systems

    Building Energy Management Systems can achieve the cost and carbon saving benefits businesses are seeking. One of the most efficient methods of reducing energy consumption is a Building Energy Management System (BEMS), yet many organisations ...

  • Redhill Primary School - case study

    Redhill Primary School - case study

    Reducing energy costs and shrinking carbon footprint without compromising on comfort When it came to choosing the right heating and cooling solution for Redhill Primary School, Worcestershire County Council wanted a sustainable alternative to the ...

  • Malvern Community Hospital, Worcestershire - case study

    Malvern Community Hospital, Worcestershire - case study

    ENER-G delivered a solution that combines two low carbon technologies – a ground source heat pump system and a combined heat and power (CHP) unit - as part of the eco-friendly design brief set by Interserve, which was contracted by ...

  • Adams foods boosts green performance with ENER-G - case study

    Adams foods boosts green performance with ENER-G - case study

    Dairy products company Adams Foods is achieving impressive carbon performance at its factory in Staffordshire thanks to combined heat and power (CHP) technology supplied by sustainable power group ENER-G. The 150kW CHP unit is part of an ...

  • Hospital - Birmingham Heartlands - case study

    Hospital - Birmingham Heartlands - case study

    The combined heat and power (CHP) scheme delivered by ENER-G enables the hospital to generate its own electricity in a purpose designed Energy Centre, cutting emissions of CO2 by 5,600 tonnes per year – the equivalent of a forest of 560,000 ...

  • Digester gas - countess wear sewage treatment works - case study

    Digester gas - countess wear sewage treatment works - case study

    South West Water leads the way with highly efficient biogas combined heat and power Technology, utilising otherwise harmful digester gas. South West Water (SWW) provides clean water and sewerage services to over 1.6 million people, 365 days a year. ...

  • Digester gas - Stornoway Scotland - case study

    Digester gas - Stornoway Scotland - case study

    Scottish Island to be the first to utilise Anaerobic Digestion in waste treatment Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Scotland “We were convinced by ENER-G’s ability to install a system that met with our requirements ...

  • Lighting - premier foods, Greenford, Middlesex - case study

    Lighting - premier foods, Greenford, Middlesex - case study

    Upgrade your lighting facilities and save money at the same time: Up to 50% energy savings Remote diagnostics and reporting Diminished carbon footprint ENER-G`s flexible approach to lighting ensures state-of-the-art technology is combined ...

  • CMR consultants educates school on water savings - case study

    CMR consultants educates school on water savings - case study

    Introduction St. Helen’s is an independent girls’ day school of more than 1,100 students aged from 3 to 18. Located in Northwood, St Helen’s spans 23 acres, with over 20 utilised buildings. Energy and water management and ...

  • St. John’s college, Oxford - case study

    St. John’s college, Oxford - case study

    St John’s College, Oxford, will reap substantial financial and environmental benefits from sustainable low-cost technology, supplied by the company ENER-G— heat pump solutions provider. The 500-student college – established in ...

  • East Midlands airport, UK - case study

    East Midlands airport, UK - case study

    Every year East Midlands Airport (EMA) connects 5 million passengers to over 100 travel destinations around the globe. The airport has won a number of prestigious travel awards including the World’s Leading Eco Friendly Airport in 2007. EMA ...

  • Digester gas - case study

    Digester gas - case study

    BV Dairy, of Dorset, is aiming to cut its carbon footprint by more than 65% as a pioneer of liquid Anaerobic Digestion (AD) technology BV Dairy, Shaftsbury, Dorset Established in 1958, BV Dairy processes around 35 million litres of milk per year, ...

  • Sherwood Energy Village - case study

    Sherwood Energy Village - case study

    Local community project harnesses heat pump technology to build a sustainable future. Sherwood Energy Village (SEV) is a former colliery site in the East Midlands. In 1994 following the colliery’s closure the local community tasked itself ...

  • Efficient EHIDLighting - case study

    Efficient EHIDLighting - case study

    Spectacular white light Energy savings of 30% to 60% Doubled lamp life Reduced carbon footprint ENERáG’s proven lighting technology combines the spectacular white light of Metal Halide lamps with full controllability, providing ...