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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 […]


Oct 2, 2014

Presentation from HiP 2014 Annual Members Meeting now online

The Heat is Power Association’s 2014 Annual Members Meeting highlighted the Association’s focus, milestones, and accomplishments of the past year. Click here to view the presentation which includes details about HiP’s work to raise the profile for WHP with Congress, agencies, states and other stakeholders plus facts and stats about the industry and WHP opportunities. The presentation […]


Aug 12, 2014

2014 Waste Heat to Power Mid-year Report

The Heat is Power Association continues to raise the profile of WHP in Congress, within the Agencies and in the states. This newsletter provides an update on WHP in proposed federal legislation, state actions, DOE reports, and an EPA rulemaking.  You’ll also find information on our newest members and links to WHP resources.  Read on for details! Proposed Federal Legislation Supporting […]


Aug 6, 2014

Tell Your Representative To Co-Sponsor The POWER Act

The Power Efficiency and Resiliency “POWER” Act – H.R. 4916 would:  Make waste heat to power (WHP) eligible for the 30% investment tax credit, Increase the current ITC for CHP from 10 percent to 30 percent, Apply the credit towards a project’s first 25 megawatts, rather than the first 15 megawatts, and remove the cap limiting the credit […]


Jun 23, 2014

Waste Heat to Power Included in Bipartisan Power Efficiency and Resiliency (POWER) Act

Oak Brook, IL – June 23, 2014 – The Heat is Power Association is pleased to offer its full support for the Power Efficiency and Resiliency (POWER) Act, introduced in the House June 19.  Among the important provisions is the addition of waste heat to power (WHP) as a newly eligible, qualifying energy resource to […]


May 2, 2014

Tell the Senate to vote “YES” to the EXPIRE Act to add waste heat to power (WHP) to the Investment Tax Credit (ITC)

Click to see the new ad campaign that promotes adding WHP to the ITC.  Contact your Senators and spread the word to others interested in promoting emission-free waste heat to power.  Now is the time!


Mar 28, 2014

Just Released – Three New WHP Project Profiles

The Heat is Power Association is pleased to announce the release of three new Waste Heat to Power (WHP) project profiles. Click through the links below for all the details about WHP in pet coke calcining, fertilizer manufacturing and wastewater treatment. Highlights include: A WHP system captures waste heat that had been vented to the atmosphere […]


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