News

The role of CHP in bolstering renewables

National Grid Control Centre

Writing for the Combined Heat and Power Association (CHPA) Better Energy Blog Better Energy Blog, Chris Marsland, Technical Director for ENER-G Combined Power Ltd, explains how CHP could help to underpin the wider renewable sector by stabilising the power network.

While it's right to support the growth of renewable power, he questions whether it's fair that CHP should pay to bolster intermittent renewable supplies from wind and solar.

His blog post outlines plans for European Union grid codes and the contribution CHP is being asked to make in providing certainty of supply.

Read the blog here