CHP Applications for Schools and Colleges

Combined Heat and Power (CHP) systems, also known as cogeneration, is becoming an increasingly desirable technology within the commercial heating and hot water markets as awareness of their potential benefit spreads.  As an effective method of increasing a building’s energy efficiency and reducing emissions, CHP is a key technology to consider in the face of …

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CIBSE August 2017: TOTEM at Killelea House Care Home

The Adveco TOTEM features in the August 2017 edition of the CIBSE journal on the topic of heat pumps and healthcare. The article presents news of the TOTEM T10 m-CHP installed at Killelea House, a new high-dependency care home in Bury, Greater Manchester. The new care home provides room, care facilities, and catering for up …

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CHP vs. Solar PV: A Balanced Approach

  Is CHP now the better choice due to the reduction in Solar PV Feed-in-Tariff? The choice of technology used to achieve carbon reduction targets is an interesting and important decision for any building services engineer.  The best engineered solution must not only meet the required carbon reductions, but must also incorporate factors such as …

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CIBSE April 2017: TOTEM m-CHP at Rugby School

The Adveco TOTEM features in the April 2017 Supplement to the CIBSE journal on the topic of education facilities. The article highlights the installation of a TOTEM T20 m-CHP system at Rugby School Sports Complex in Warwickshire during renovations in 2016. At Rugby School, the ageing heating and hot water system was replaced with a …

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TOTEM: NOx Emissions and Decentralised Energy Production

The Adveco TOTEM features in the October issue of the Building Services & Environmental Engineer (BSEE) Journal on the topic of NOX emissions and decentralised energy schemes. With ultra-low emissions, the Totem is the ideal technology to alleviate the main impact of decentralised energy while additionally contributing to reducing national pollution levels. Decentralised energy is …

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Totem: CIBSE Energy Saving Product of the Year Shortlist

January 2015 saw the initial entry of the Adveco Totem range of high efficiency micro-congenerators onto the U.K. market. With ultra-low NOX emissions and an overall efficiency up to 107.4%, the Totem was one of the first in a new generation of commercial Combined Heat and Power products in the U.K. and has delivered market-leading …

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