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German utility creating a “swarm” of combined-heat-and-power plants

| Written by John Farrell | No Comments | Updated on Oct 21, 2010 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at https://ilsr.org/german-utility-creating-swarm-combined-heat-and-power-plants/

This initiative was announced in September 2009 with the goal of using 100,000 household-sized combined-heat-and-power gas units to provide grid electricity and home heat. The units would provide enough power to supplant two nuclear power plants. The video about the project was released (in English) just recently:

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