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Industrial Info Resources

July 14, 2014 06:15 ET

Texas, Louisiana Lead U.S. in Combined Heat and Power With $64 Billion in Projects, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Jul 14, 2014) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Combined heat and power (CHP), also known as cogeneration, is on the rise in the U.S., with more than two-thirds of the nation's planned or active spending in Texas and Louisiana. The increasingly popular process produces electricity and useful thermal energy (heating and/or cooling) from a single source. Industrial Info is tracking 477 CHP-related projects in Texas and Louisiana with a total investment value (TIV) of more than $64 billion, including 273 with a TIV of more than $21.3 billion that are scheduled to begin construction within the next 12 months.

Within this article: Details on projects from Air Liquide S.A. (Paris, France) and Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK), with information on the CHP market in Texas and Louisiana.

Other companies featured: General Electric (NYSE:GE)

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