Combined Heat and Power Association


Combined Heat and Power Association
Combined Heat and Power Association
Abbreviation CHPA
Formation 1967
Legal status Non-profit company
Purpose/focus Cogeneration in the United Kingdom
Location Grosvenor Gardens House, 35/37 Grosvenor Gardens, London, SW1W 0BS
Region served UK
Membership c. 100 including energy, construction and manufacturing companies, universities and local councils
Director Graham Meeks
Website CHPA

The Combined Heat and Power Association is an energy organisation based in the United Kingdom.

Contents

Structure

It is situated on Grosvenor Gardens (A302), near London Victoria station.

Members

Members of the CHPA include:

Function

It supports companies involved in cogeneration, which is sometimes referred to as district heating, whereby waste heat from power generation is used for heating. Smaller units are referred to as MicroCHP.

Many CHP schemes in the UK are found in hotels, hospitals, universities and leisure centres. The largest CHP plant in Europe is the Immingham Power Station.

History

It was founded in 1967 as the District Heating Association.

See also

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