Cogeneration And Decentralized Electricity Production: Technology, Economics, And Policy, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Cogeneration And Decentralized Electricity Production

Technology, Economics, And Policy, 1st Edition

By Michael D Devine

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324 pages

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Hardback: 9780367012885
pub: 2019-04-18
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New federal and state laws providing tax credits and markets to independent producers of electricity have created widespread interest in the development of small, dispersed power plants using cogeneration processes, waste, or renewable resources. Recent legislation also promotes decentralized electricity production by allowing unregulated, non-util

Table of Contents

An Introduction to Decentralized Electricity Generation -- Context of the Electric Utility Industry -- Federal and State Roles in Decentralized Electricity Production -- The Economic Environment for Decentralized Energy Production -- Cogeneration -- Waste and Biomass -- Small-Scale Hydropower -- Wind Power -- Summary and Conclusions

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General