2002 Combined Heat and Power Conference Presentations

Day 1 - Thursday, June 20, 2002

7:00 - 8:30 a.m - Reception and Continental Breakfast

Opening Remarks

  • William M. Flynn [PDF], President
    New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
  • Eugene W. Zeltmann, President and COO
    New York Power Authority
  • Maureen O. Helmer, Chairman
    New York State Public Service Commission

8:30 - 10:00 a.m. - DG-CHP: What, Why Now, Importance

Conference Overview

  • Gunnar E. Walmet [PDF], Director of Industrial and Buildings Research, and Nag Patibandla, Program Manager, Industrial Research
    New York State Energy Research and Development Authority

10:00 - 10:15 a.m. - Break

9:00 - 6:00 a.m. - Exhibit Hall Open

  • Innovative DG-CHP Technology Options (Fuel Cells, Turbines - mini/micro)
  • Recip Engines
  • CHP Applications (Industrial, Agricultural, Buildings)
  • Emerging Technologies

10:15 am - 12:30 pm

Session 1
DG-CHP Technologies

PEM Fuel Cells for CHP Applications
- Richard Romer [PDF], Plug Power

Microturbines for CHP Applications
James Keselli [PDF], Ingersoll-Rand

Reciprocating Engines for CHP Applications
John Swanson [PDF], Caterpillar

Small Industrial Turbines for CHP Applications
Richard Brent [PDF], Solar Turbines

Solid Oxide Fuel Cells for CHP Application
Chris Forbes [PDF], Siemens Westinghouse

Session 2 
NYS CHP Applications - Commercial/Institutional Demos

Greater Rochester International Airport
Daniel Lynch [PDF], Siemens Building Technologies
Terrence Slaybaugh [PDF], Monroe County Greater Rochester International Airport

Wyoming County Community Hospital
Leon Kuczmarski [PDF], Wyoming County Community Hospital
Steve Aughey [PDF], Gerster Trane Energy Services

State University of New York (SUNY), Buffalo
Steve Aughey [PDF], Gerster Trane Energy Services
Fred Smeader [PDF], SUNY Buffalo

A&P Supermarket
Hugh Henderson [PDF], CDH Energy Corporation

Cortland Memorial Hospital
John Laubscher [PDF], Cortland Memorial Hospital
Dave Schilling [PDF], Entrust

Floyd Bennett Field
Dennis Landsberg [PDF], Landsberg Engineering, P.C.

12:30 - 2:00 p.m. - Luncheon

Speaker Introduction

  • Vincent A DeIorio, Esq., Chairman
    New York State Energy Research and Development Authority

Market/Private Sector Perspective on DG-CHP

2:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Session 3
NYS CHP Applications - Residential Demos

Hazel Towers
Herbert E. Hirschfeld [PDF], P.E., Herbert E. Hirschfeld, P.E.

10 West 66th Street, NYC
Stephen Stone [PDF], DSM Engineering Associates, PC

Trump Village
Fredric Goldner [PDF], C.E.M., Energy Management & Research Associates
Tom Thompson [PDF], 1st Rochdale Cooperative Group

Bay Park - Coney Island
 Barbara Tillman [PDF], Grenadier Realty Corp.
Jonathan Teller [PDF], Coast Intelligen Inc.

Rachel Bridge Complex
Joseph Hellmann [PDF], AlterTec Energy Resources, LLC
Allen Schogel [PDF], AlterTec Energy Resources, LLC

Session 4
NYS CHP Applications - Industrial Demos

Harbec Plastics, Inc.
Robert Bechtold [PDF], Harbec Plastics, Inc.
John DeFrees [PDF], Modern Energy technology

Southern Container
Robert Braun [PDF], KeySpan Engineering Associates Inc.

Twin Birch Farm
Kamyar Zadeh [PDF], Consultant

Henry Weber, H&W Management, Science Consultants [PDF]
- Morton Greenberg, Industrial Technology and Assistance Corporation

Victoria Packing Corp.
William Cristofaro [PDF], IEC Engineering, P.C.

Double Aught Lumber
Lou Bravakis [PDF], Novus Energy, L

5:00 - 7:00 p.m. - Sponsored Reception (hors d'oeuvres and cash bar)

Day 2 - Friday, June 21, 2002

7:00 - 8:30 a.m. - Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Exhibit Hall Open

8:30 - 10:30 a.m.

Session 5
CHP Hurdles

Issues Facing New York State's CHP Potential
Bruce Hedman [PDF], Energy Nexus Group

DG-CHP Wall Street Perspective
David Smith [PDF], Salomon, Smith, Barney

Patrick Maher [PDF], NYSPSC

Joe Bryson [PDF], USEPA
Michael Sheehan [PDF], NYSDEC

Tariffs/Standby Rates
Harvey Arnett [PDF], NYSPSC

Session 6
Innovative CHP Applications

Overview of DG-CHP Technologies
Douglas Herman [PDF], Electric Power Research Institute

NYPA DG-CHP Applications
Yan Kishinevsky [PDF], New York Power Authority

KeySpan-Sponsored CHP Projects
Peter J Grzybowski [PDF], P.E., KeySpan Energy Delivery

Molten Carbonate Fuel Cell Applications
Richard Shaw [PDF], Fuel Cell Energy

10:30 - 10:45 a.m. - Break

10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Session 7
CHP Assessment Resources

CHP Economics/Financing
Chris Wissemann [PDF], RealEnergy

CHP Site Evaluation Tool
Wm Raffington King [PDF], Science Applications International Corporation

CHP Location Assessment Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Austin Fisher [PDF], Applied GIS

Other CHP Tools
Sam Bernstein [PDF], Energy International, Inc.

CHP Technology Evaluation Tool
John Kelly [PDF], Gas Technology Institute

12:30 p.m. - Technical Sessions Adjourn

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