Under the terms of the new agreement, the organisations will work to commercialise mCHP units designed specifically for the
Subject to achieving certain price and performance targets, E.On will gain the exclusive distribution rights for Ceramic Fuel Cells’ mCHP units in the
Ceramic Fuel Cells and E.On expect the new mCHP units will be able to power a range of homes and help reduce carbon emissions in the
This agreement follows the successful completion of the first phase of the partners’ product development, in which an ‘Alpha’ prototype unit, comprising a CFCL NetGenPlus unit integrated with a supplementary boiler, was installed and operated.
The Alpha unit successfully met all of E.On’s performance and lifetime requirements, exporting slightly less than 1kW of power to the local