Tag: Heat

Many industries use combined heat and power to improve energy efficiency

Many industries use combined heat and power to improve energy efficiency

Iron, steel, glass, and cement industries have high-temperature waste streams that can provide input to generate electricity Combined heat and power systems have long been used to reduce the overall energy intensity of industrial systems according to the US Energy Information Administration. There are two types of combined heat and power, depending on whether the system produces […]

California power grid passes first heat wave test amid gas shortage

California power grid passes first heat wave test amid gas shortage

California power grid – no rolling blackouts during heat wave June 21 (Reuters) – The California power grid passed its first test of the summer with no rolling blackouts on Monday, when customers cranked up their air conditioners as temperatures soared into the triple-digits for the second consecutive day in some southern parts of the […]