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Ontario Climate Change Discussion

Ontario Climate Change Discussion Paper: Will a forthcoming carbon tax penalize CHP thermal energy producers that actually reduce net GHG emissions?

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10 Reasons for CHP in State Clean Power Plans

PEW Charitable Trusts Clean Energy Initiative Report:  10 reasons why states should include CHP in their clean power planning process.

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IDEA supports UN's District Energy in Cities Initiative

The UN's District Energy in Cities Initiative's SE4ALL District Energy accelerator can play a critical role in addressing climate change," said IDEA's Rob Thornton.

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Tufts to build new, efficient Central Energy Plant

Tufts University has authorized construction of a new, efficient Central Energy Plant on its Medford, Mass., campus. Completion is scheduled for 2016.

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NY PUC adopts Reforming Energy Vision (REV) plan

The N.Y. PUC has issued an Order adopting regulatory policy framework & implementation plan for REV to modernize the state's energy grid.

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Microgrid systems that raise the bar

Select microgrid case study presentations from IDEA Conference Proceedings explore their planning, design, construction, financing and operation.

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University of Iowa proposes $75M west-side power plant

The University of Iowa is seeking to construct a new steam production power plant on the west side of campus within the next four years in anticipation of campus growth.

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“Joining Forces”—Careers for Veterans Program

JOINING FORCES: The International District Energy Association (IDEA) urges our member companies and institutions to support this important initiative.

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IDEA comments on Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act

IDEA applauds EPA for its systems approach in Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act that would allow & encourage States to include CHP as a compliance measure.

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VIDEO: District energy key to sustainable UW

VIDEO: The natural gas-fired CHP facility at the University of Washington is enabling a clean, sustainable energy future "Serving today, preserving tomorrow."

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IDEA conference revealed glimpses of energy future

IDEA'S 28th Annual Campus Energy Conference in Denver addressed microgrids, water use, creative & expanded use of combined heat and power (CHP) and more.

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European City Leaders sign Climate Pledge

A week after a noxious smog descended on the French capital Paris, European mayors gathered there to discuss climate change and investing in emissions reduction.

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