University of Ancona: trigeneration plant

The Polytechnic University of Marche has chosen to use the trigeneration system for heating, cooling and the electricity production for all the buildings of the Faculty of Science and Engineering.

Kind of plant: trigeneration
Status: connected to the electric national grid in 2010
Power: 600 kWel; 654 kWter; 800 kWfr
Kind of machine: 1 cogeneration unit Tedom D580 SP + 6 absorption chillers
B Economical benefits: about 45% of annual savings compared to the previous scenario

Environmental benefits:

  • 348 ton CO2/ year e
  • 120 TEP/year