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 [...]

Mar 24, 2014

WHP Business Leaders explain how adding WHP into the ITC can expand the market and increase industrial efficiency

WHP business leaders and experts offer reasons why WHP lags other industrial efficiency, clean energy, and renewable applications and how adding WHP to the Section 48 investment tax credit will accelerate the deployment of WHP projects.  According to one technology developer: “Identifying WHP for the Investment Tax Credit will help U.S. industry increase efficiency, reduce emissions, [...]

Mar 19, 2014

Update on HiP Efforts to qualify WHP for the Investment Tax Credit

The Heat is Power Association continues to push to get WHP included in the the investment tax credit (ITC) under Section 48 of the Internal Revenue Code.  WHP was inadvertently left out of the ITC in 2008 (details in the link below).  In additional to writing letters of support and offering legislative language to Senate Finance Committee [...]

Mar 18, 2014

HiP urges Indiana Governor to veto bill that would greatly diminish state’s energy efficiency programs

The Heat is Power Association signed a letter penned by the Alliance to Save Energy to Governor Mike Pence of Indiana urging him to veto S.B. 340.  If passed, S.B. 340 would greatly diminish Indiana’s energy efficiency efforts, increase energy costs, eliminate some energy efficiency related jobs, and reduce economic investment in the state.  Read [...]

Jan 31, 2014

Heat is Power’s Energy Tax Reform Comments to Senate Finance Committee

The Heat is Power Association (HIP) provided comments in support of the Senate Finance Committee’s Energy Tax Reform draft.  HiP supports simplification, technological neutrality and cost effectiveness; we endorse the Committee’s proposal for more rational, targeted, and simple energy incentives to increase energy security and ensure a clean and healthful environment for future generations.  Read HiP’s [...]

Jan 22, 2014

2013 Waste Heat to Power Industry Report

The Heat is Power Association (HiP) made significant progress educating federal and state policy makers and industry stakeholders about waste heat as a resource for generating electricity with no incremental emissions or combustion.  We supported specific proposed legislation and programs and ensured WHP was part of as many conversations about our nation’s energy future as [...]

Dec 10, 2013

President includes waste heat in renewable goal

Presidential Memorandum on Renewable Energy Encourages Greater Deployment of WHP Projects      A Presidential Memorandum regarding Federal Leadership on Energy Management was issued December 5, 2013 by President Obama to the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies.  The memorandum more than doubles the renewable energy target for federal agencies set out in Executive Order 13514 and [...]

Dec 6, 2013

Heat is Power November Newsletter

View The Heat is Power Association November Newsletter, including: New Board Chair and Executive Director Announced, Message from Outgoing Executive Director, Annual Meeting and CHP2013 & WHP2013 Conference Highlights, New Logo for the WHP Industry, Watch, Like & Share, Policy Update, Opening up New Markets for WHP, Get Your Company Noticed, and New Member Recruiting [...]

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