Shaping Tomorrow's Built Environment Today

Cogeneration from the Basics through Operation


Course Length: 6 hours

This combined heat and power (CHP) survey course provides a broad overview of cogeneration systems from concepts, to improving operational performance and efficiencies. The course includes a detailed discussion of different prime movers, appropriate applications, and the use of thermal equipment. Conducting a CHP feasibility study, the engineering design process (including basic CHP system design), required permitting efforts, and construction efforts are also covered.

Course Instructor

Lucas B. Hyman, P.E., LEED® AP

Additional Information

All courses are available for Chapter and In-Company Programs. Courses may be periodically scheduled for the Winter and/or Annual Conference Education Programs, as well as the Online Courses Series.

Chapters or Companies: Contact Karen Murray, Manager of Professional Development ( or 678-539-1146), to schedule an ALI seminar or course at your organization or event.

Availability: Check the various offerings listed under Professional Development > Learning Portal to see if this course is being offered at an upcoming event.