Combined Production of Electric Power and Heat. Proceedings by United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Committee on

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But the reports of these countries were not available for analyses at the time of writing. Unfortunately, in the reports of other countries (except for Finland), information is incomplete as well with respect to the development of CHP production. In Finland, combined production started on a wider scale in the 1950s and by 1975 it reached 16 TWh/year. By 1990 heat production based on district heating schemes is expected to exceed 50 TWh/year and 24 TWh of this amount will be produced by back pressure turbines.

Policies for pollution abatement and for improved utilization of finite energy resources go hand in hand, making possible large social benefits. With increasing heat and power generation, the prospects are that the harmful effects of wasting energy will become more serious unless countermeasures are initiated urgently by governments. Co-generation of heat and power is therefore one way of achieving significant environmental benefits. Major markets for the heat produced are domestic and other space and water heating (low temperature heat) and process heat for industrial and other uses (low and medium temperature heat).

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