Book 2006

Micro Cogeneration

Towards Decentralized Energy Systems

ISBN: 978-3-540-25582-6 (Print) 978-3-540-30821-8 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XV

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-18

    Micro Cogeneration Technology

  3. Chapter

    Pages 19-47

    Dynamics of Socio-Technical Change: Micro Cogeneration in Energy System Transformation Scenarios

  4. Chapter

    Pages 49-65

    The Future Heating Market and the Potential for Micro Cogeneration

  5. Chapter

    Pages 67-86

    Economics of Micro Cogeneration

  6. Chapter

    Pages 87-116

    Environmental Impacts of Micro Cogeneration

  7. Chapter

    Pages 117-143

    From Consumers to Operators: the Role of Micro Cogeneration Users

  8. Chapter

    Pages 145-170

    Micro Cogeneration — Setting of an Emerging Market

  9. Chapter

    Pages 171-196

    Institutional Framework and Innovation Policy for Micro Cogeneration in Germany

  10. Chapter

    Pages 197-218

    Embedding Micro Cogeneration in the Energy Supply System

  11. Chapter

    Pages 219-230

    The Micro Cogeneration Operator: A Report from Practical Experience

  12. Chapter

    Pages 231-242

    Micro Cogeneration in North America

  13. Chapter

    Pages 243-263

    Micro Cogeneration in Britain

  14. Chapter

    Pages 265-276

    Micro Cogeneration in Japan

  15. Chapter

    Pages 277-289

    Micro Cogeneration in the Netherlands

  16. Chapter

    Pages 291-310

    Summary and Conclusions

  17. Chapter

    Pages 311-346

    References, Links, Authors and Abbreviations