Guide to Using Combined Heat and Power for Enhancing Reliability and Resiliency in Buildings [report]

Anne Hampson, Jessica Rackley
2013 unpublished
Tecogen CHP system installed at a multifamily residence i Critical infrastructure (CI) collectively refers to those assets, systems, and networks that, if incapacitated, would have a substantial negative impact on national or regional security, economic operations, or public health and safety. See, Patriot Act of 2001 Section 1016 (e). ii Energy infrastructure means assets such as electric generation plants, boilers, the electric grid, distribution and substations; however, this term often
more » ... his term often refers to oil and gas infrastructure as well. • Connecticut. In Connecticut, the Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority currently has $5 million in financing available for grants, loans, loan enhancements, and power purchase incentives for CHP projects. 45 Resources for More Information There are a number of resources available to help determine if CHP is a good option for Sandy rebuilding efforts. The EPA CHP Partnership, U.S. Department of Energy, and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development provide a number of CHP screening tools which provide information on CHP technology options, estimated costs of installing CHP, financing opportunities, along with projected benefits from such installations. General CHP Information University 180 oncampus buildings
doi:10.2172/1220253 fatcat:47h6s4qzunfzlmrnqnauiyax4a