Jan 21, 2016

HiP Comments on Proposed EPA Clean Power Plan – federal plan, model trading rules and CEIP

The Heat is Power Association today submitted comments to the U.S. EPA regarding the proposed Clean Power Plan federal plan, model trading rules and Clean Energy Incentive Program. HiP commended EPA for recognizing the benefits of non-emitting WHP and for including provisions to permit and encourage WHP as a compliance option in the CPP. In addition, […]

Dec 17, 2015

HiP Urges Leaders in House and Senate to include WHP in ITC

The Heat is Power Association sent letters to Senate and House Leadership urging inclusion of waste heat to power (WHP) in the Sec. 48 investment tax credit in any Manager’s Amendment or other changes to the pending Extenders and Omnibus measures. The Senate Finance Committee early this year reported by voice vote S. 913 (Senators […]

Dec 8, 2015

HiP Supports Exemption from Ontario Boiler Regulation for ORC systems

The Heat is Power Association wrote a letter of support to Ontario’s Ministry of Government and Consumer Services and its Technical Standard & Safety Authority to express support for exempting ORC systems from Boiler reg. 219/01, thus approving the ORC for unattended operation while requiring a lower level of operator certification. In addition, HiP requested […]

Dec 2, 2015

Encourage your Congressmen to support the POWER Act to improve industrial energy efficiency, reduce emissions, create U.S. jobs and increase U.S. competitiveness

Imagine if every time you stopped to buy gas, you spilled two gallons for every one you put in the tank. That’s exactly what happens with energy wasted at factories and power plants across the United States: for every ton of coal burned to generate power, two-thirds of the potential energy is lost. What if […]

Oct 28, 2015

Seven bills, one regulation and one request for comment – all good for WHP!

The Heat is Power Association has been working to include WHP in energy and tax legislation. The bills currently before Congress that support waste heat to power (WHP) are described briefly below, with links to additional information. You can support these efforts by telling your congressmen that their support for these bills is important to your […]

Oct 21, 2015

Briefing on the impact of the POWER Act (H.R. 2657): Increased deployment of industrial energy efficiency technologies

The Pew Charitable Trusts, Alliance for Industrial Efficiency, Heat is Power Association, and the CHP Association invite you to a briefing on the impact of the Power Efficiency and Resiliency (POWER) Act on the deployment of combined heat and power (CHP) and waste heat to power (WHP) systems. CHP and WHP, which capture waste heat […]

Oct 1, 2015

HiP Supports Technology Neutral Tax Incentives

The American Energy Innovation Act (AEIA), released by a group of Senate Democrats on September 22, would provide credit to power generators based on the amount of carbon emissions associated with the electricity they generate, thereby encouraging innovation and adoption of cleaner energy technologies. WHP projects that use waste heat from industrial processes to generate electricity with […]

Sep 15, 2015

Support for Adding WHP to List of Federal Renewable Energy Sources

The Heat is Power Association today sent a letter to Chair Fred Upton and Ranking Member Frank Pallone of the House Energy and Commerce Committee to thank them for their leadership and express support for the North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015. The “Energy Efficiency and Accountability” and “Modernizing and Protecting Infrastructure” […]

Sep 11, 2015

Industrial energy efficiency including WHP can be used to meet Clean Power Plan targets: Letters to Governors

Heat is Power was among 15 organizations that sent a joint letter to the governors, energy offices, and air directors in all 45 states that have emission targets under the Clean Power Plan (CPP), urging them to capitalize on the largely untapped potential of industrial energy efficiency to help meet state greenhouse gas reduction targets in the […]

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 […]

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