WALDBAUM'S FIRST TO USE CHP SYSTEM

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. -- A renovated Waldbaum's store in this Long Island suburb is the first supermarket in the U.S. to use a combined heat and power system (CHP) that will not only generate electricity, but also help dehumidify and heat the 57,000-square-foot store.The CHP uses a 60-kilowatt, natural gas-fueled power and heat generator called a microturbine, which is about the size of a home refrigerator.

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. -- A renovated Waldbaum's store in this Long Island suburb is the first supermarket in the U.S. to use a combined heat and power system (CHP) that will not only generate electricity, but also help dehumidify and heat the 57,000-square-foot store.

The CHP uses a 60-kilowatt, natural gas-fueled power and heat generator called a microturbine, which is about the size of a home refrigerator. Manufactured by Capstone Turbine Corp., Chatsworth, Calif., the rooftop-mounted mic

Register to view the full article