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Jun 16, 2015

Webinar on Waste Heat to Power Market Assessment: Opportunities, Technologies and Barriers

You’re invited to join The Heat is Power Association and The Pew Charitable Trusts for a webinar introducing the Waste Heat to Power Market Assessment, a report recently released by ICF International for the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The webinar will highlight key findings, methodology, and next steps from the […]


Jun 15, 2015

Heat is Power Supports the POWER Act and Commends its Sponsors

POWER Act would add WHP to 30% ITC The Heat is Power Association applauds Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Bob Casey (D-PA) and Representatives Tom Reed (R-NY) and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) for introducing the Power Efficiency and Resiliency Act (POWER Act), S. 1516 and H.R. 2657, introduced on June 4.  The legislation introduced by these Congressional leaders and […]


Jun 4, 2015

HiP Welcomes Two New Members

Cool Energy and CSE Join the Heat is Power Association Oak Brook, IL – June 4, 2015 –The Heat is Power Association (HiP) is pleased to welcome two new members. Cool Energy, based in Boulder, CO, is developer of the ThermoHeart™ Engine, a Stirling cycle engine that captures medium temperature (150°C to 400°C) waste heat […]


May 21, 2015

Energy Tax Reform

As Congress considers comprehensive tax reform, the Heat is Power Association (HiP) promotes two options to level the playing field for waste heat to power (WHP): Provide technology neutral incentives that identify outcomes (e.g., power generated from low- and zero-emitting power sources) or add WHP to the existing 30 percent ITC. Read HiP’s letter to […]


Apr 15, 2015

HiP Energy Tax Reform Comments to Senate Finance Committee

The Heat is Power Association (HiP) today provided comments to the Senate Finance Committee regarding tax reform. HiP recommends replacing the current tax structure, which provide incentives for specified known technologies, with comprehensive energy tax reform that encourages innovation and new approaches through technology neutral incentives that identify outcomes (e.g., power generated from readily available […]


Mar 31, 2015

DOE Releases WHP Market Assessment

U.S. Department of Energy Waste Heat to Power (WHP) Market Assessment Describes Potential for 14,594 MW of Additional WHP Projects at Over 2,900 Industrial Sites Across the U.S. Over 4,000 MW of Projects with Paybacks of 3 Years or Less Highlights the Immediate Opportunity to Provide Substantial Economic and Environmental Benefits Across a Wide Range of Industries […]


Jan 17, 2015

Xcel Energy to Provide Financial Incentives to CO Industrial Facilities that Convert Waste Heat to Power

The Colorado Public Utilities Commission approved Public Service Company of Colorado, a subsidiary of Xcel Energy, to provide financial incentives to industrial facilities that convert waste heat to power, known as “recycled energy” in Colorado. “The ruling—a first for the state—places recycled energy technologies alongside better-known renewables like wind, solar, biomass, and geothermal,” said Christine […]


Jan 12, 2015

Funding Opportunity for WHP Projects in New York State

NYSERDA Greenhouse Gas Reduction Pilot Program Could Provide up to 50% of the Total Project Costs for Waste Heat to Power Projects at Electric Generating Facilities The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) recently released a request for proposals to demonstrate market-ready technologies that reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the power sector.  […]


Dec 1, 2014

The Heat is Power Association Comments on EPA’s Clean Power Plan

The Heat is Power Association filed comments today on EPA’s Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units. In addition to explaining waste heat to power (WHP) systems and existing support for WHP, the comments ask EPA to explicitly list WHP as a zero-emitting power source states can use to offset […]


Oct 25, 2014

Emission-free Power Generated from Waste Heat: Three Videos, Multiple Technologies

Great new videos from Heat is Power member companies Alphabet Energy and ElectraTherm highlight how waste heat can be economically turned into power without producing any incremental emissions. And watch the Heat is Power video for a general overview of waste heat to power.    Alphabet Energy’s E1 Thermoelectric Generator  8 ratings 4,600 views Alphabet Energy introduced […]


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