EU approves cuts in surcharges for German, Italian energy intensive firms

The EU has approved reductions in extra charges for energy intensive firms in Germany and Italy. The Commission found measures to support operators of cogeneration plants, financed by a surcharge imposed on electricity consumption and connection, furthered EU energy and climate goals and increased competition in the marketplace. In 2016 the EU investigated whether German […]

AB and Cartiera di Momo: energy efficiency in the paper industry switches to cogeneration

AB’s cogeneration is confirmed as an ideal environment- and economy-friendly solution for companies and a perfect choice for energy-intensive sectors such as paper-cardboard-coated board production. Cartiera di Momo S.p.A., based in Momo (Novara), was born in 1963 and over the years has established itself as a dynamic European company. Cartiera di Momo has chosen to […]

‘Island mode’ CHP to make growing tomatoes more efficient

Intergrow Greenhouses was established in 1998 in Allegany County NY in an area of 15 acres, that has grown up to 70 acres over the years. The company grows a variety of tomatoes: beefsteak tomatoes, cherry tomatoes and tomatoes on the vine. The main market it supplies is the north-east area of the USA: New […]

Cogeneration plant saves Philadelphia hospital $9,000 per month

AB’s combined heat & power (CHP) systems enable hospitals to reduce energy costs, improve environmental performance, and increase energy reliability. Aria Health Hospital is the largest healthcare provider in Northeast Philadelphia and Lower Bucks County. With three leading-edge community hospitals and a strong network of outpatient centers and primary care physicians, Aria upholds a longstanding […]

Toward a green chemistry: Vinavil chooses AB cogeneration

Awareness of the benefits of cogeneration and the need to combine a concrete environmental sustainability action with energy efficiency optimization are the main reasons that led Vinavil to install AB’s CHP plant Ecomax® 14 NGS at its factory site in Villadossola, Verbania. The production cycle of adhesives is energy-intensive and expensive. Therefore, Vinavil needs to […]

AB cogeneration working for Ledoga, an Italian symbol of excellence in the wood processing industry

Chestnut wood is processed to extract the tannins and produce pellets from the tannin-free wood. The process requires a large amount of electric power and thermal energy and AB cogeneration plants have proven to be the ideal choice for the task. Respectful of the environment and attentive to the economies of companies, they are perfect […]

AB’s cogeneration systems enable further reduction of costs and emissions at Becromal

AB’s cogeneration is the ideal solution for energy-intensive production processes as used by Becromal, a key player in the world market of aluminum foils for the production of aluminum electrolytic capacitors. This type of foil production requires large amounts of electricity and thermal energy generated by a cogeneration system already installed at Becromal’s factory in […]

Olimpias adopts cogeneration with AB

To optimise its energy consumption, Olimpias chooses to produce steam, hot water, and electricity with a single integrated high performance system. Today, it is more than ever essential for the textile industry to adopt the most effective technologies to reduce costs and develop competitiveness. The production process of textile industries typically requires significant amounts of […]

Patheon Italia, the pharmaceutical industry multinational, chooses AB cogeneration.

Cogeneration has proved to be an economically and environmentally friendly technology that is ideal for highly specialised sectors such as the chemical and pharmaceutical ones. Patheon Italia S.p.A. is a multinational leader in the sector of pharmaceutical toll manufacturing and in Italy, where it is growing at a staggering rate, it has chosen to adopt […]

AB partnering once again with Amadori for energy efficiency policies

  Once again, AB cogeneration proves itself to be the ideal solution for Amadori, a company always committed to environmental and energy efficiency policies. Amadori’s green philosophy requires the development of an integrated energy efficiency plan, to which a new cogeneration plant has been added: a concrete solution that allows Amadori to increase its efficiency […]