Combined Heat & Power (CHP)

Discover the advantages of installing and investing in combined heat & power projects and systems. This course covers entry level theory before building upon this with more advanced content.


The Renewable Energy Institute, UK (Online)
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This course is available on the The Renewable Energy Institute website.


This accredited course equips participants with the latest knowledge on how to evaluate the benefits of adopting combined heat & power systems, design a combined heat & power installation and take advantage of incentives available. The course enables participants to work successfully in the renewables and combined heat & power industry, both locally and internationally; and is suitable for those with both a basic and advanced understanding of the sector.

  • What is CHP?
  • Market, resources and targets overview
  • The physics principles (energy content, types of technologies)
  • Design guidance (types, sizing, selecting, manufacturers)
  • Environmental impact and analysis
  • Finance, regulation and incentives (MCS, RHI, CCL)
  • Case studies, best practice analysis
  • Simulation tools
  • Standards
  • References and further reading

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The Renewable Energy Institute is an Accredited Centre and Provider of Renewable Energy Qualifications.

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