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The Mid-Atlantic CHP Technical Assistance Partnership aims to deliver its message to a wide variety of organizations interested in the efficiency, environmental, and security benefits of combined heat and power. This page will house formal events in which members of the Center have presented, but we also tailor our message to groups in less formal settings. Please contact us if you would like Mid-Atlantic CHP TAP to deliver a presentation to your organization.


July 26, 2018, 8am - 12 noon
PECO / Mid Atlantic CHP TAP CHP Symposium, Philadelphia, PA

You’re invited to the PECO/ MACHPTAP  CHP Symposium featuring valuable incentive updates, technology overview and discussion on all facets of CHP from a panel of industry experts.
Discover how your organization can benefit from this efficient technology – saving you energy and money. Registration link will be provided shortly

Penn State @ the Navy Yard
4960 S. 12th St
Philadelphia, PA 19112


August 21-23, 2018
Energy Exchange / Better Buildings Summit, Cleveland, OH

The US Department of Energy’s Better Buildings Summit is one of the premier events for energy professionals to engage with one another and explore and share innovative strategies, emerging technologies, financing trends, and much more.  For 2018, the Summit will be held with DOE’s annual Energy Exchange, focused on federal facility energy management, to provide greater access to technical discussions and training while also providing the great panel sessions, keynote speakers, and networking opportunities attendees expect at the Summit.

For detailed conference information and registration, visit https://betterbuildingsinitiative.energy.gov/summit


October 17-19, 2018
World Energy Engineering Conference, Charlotte, NC

The World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) 2018 is the largest energy conference and technology expo held in the U.S. specifically for business, industrial and institutional energy users. It brings together the top experts in all areas of the field to help you set a clear, optimum path to energy efficiency, facility optimization and sustainability. The focus the event will be:

  • Energy Management, HVAC and Smart Building Systems
  • Renewables, Alternative Energy and Onsite Generation
  • Lighting Efficiency and Integrated Energy Solutions
  • Plant and Facilities Energy Efficiency and Management

For detailed conference information and registration, visit http://www.energycongress.com/about


October 29-31, 2018
Microgrid 2.0, Baltimore, MD

Make plans today to join the Microgrid Resources Coalition (MRC) and IDEA at Microgrid 2.0: Advancing Industry Growth, in Baltimore, MD October 29-31. Join veteran industry leaders as they come together with federal, state, and local regulators to discuss and explore best practices in moving microgrids to market. FERC Commissioner Cheryl A. LaFleur will provide a keynote address you won't want to miss on Monday, October 29. Leading microgrid developers, financiers, vendors, operators, hosts and anchor customers along with distributional utilities and state and federal regulators will share real world microgrid experience.

For detailed conference information and registration, visit http://www.cvent.com/events/microgrid-2-0/event-summary-bcce3105ddb54a21bc7fc3decee1acaf.aspx


March 20 & 21, 2019
GLOBALCON 2019,  Boston, MA

Join your colleagues in Boston, March 20 & 21 for the industry event that brings you up to speed on the latest developments shaping the energy field.  GLOBALCON 2019, presented by the Association of Energy Engineers, is designed specifically to facilitate those seeking to expand their knowledge of fast-moving developments in the energy field, explore promising new technologies, compare energy supply options, and learn about innovative and cost-conscious project implementation strategies.

For detailed conference information and registration, visit http://www.globalconevent.com/