The concurrent production of electricity or mechanical power and useful thermal energy (heating and/or cooling) from a single source of energy. Also known as combined heat and power (CHP). A type of distributed generation, which, unlike central station generation, is located at or near the point of consumption.
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Commercial, Residential, Multifamily
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