UK first or UK farce? Another consequence of the irrational fear of trace gases in the atmosphere. – – – Renewable biogas made from cow manure has been injected into the National Grid in a UK first which will create enough energy to power ten homes for a year, reports yahoo!
CHP installations only are workable financially for businesses with large spend and heavy usage of electricity. The bigger the better due to large capital expenditure.
Planning considerations: CHP takes up more size than direct supply due to need for the units. Also need to account for delivery of the unit via a truck and Emissions in urban areas.
This is an ideal technology for hospitals, hotels, large schools, office buildings, factories, in effect any company with a large spend on heat.