Helbio has now manufactured and delivered to EDA, the Natural Gas Distribution Company in Attica, the 2.5 kW CHP unit that was announced via a press release on Apr 11, 2019.
The system is based on reformate hydrogen production via steam reforming of Natural Gas and Low-Temperature PEM fuel cell for outdoor operation. The principal specifications of the system are the rated electric power production capacity of 2.5 kW and the rated thermal power production capacity of 3 Kw Within the next days, Helbio team will accomplish the installation and commissioning of the unit.
Helbio is a high-tech company, based in Patras Science Park, specialized in development, manufacturing, and marketing of Hydrogen and Energy Systems primarily from renewable sources, either for industrial use or integrated with fuel cells for Combined Heat and Power (CHP) production. The multi-fuel systems are designed and manufactured for operation with both liquid and gaseous fuels. Helbio has established a leading position worldwide in hydrogen production from bio-fuels and possesses key expertise in catalysis, reaction engineering, process design and system integration and control.
EDA, the Natural Gas Distribution Company S.A., acts as from the 2nd of January 2017, as administrator of the Distribution Network of Natural Gas in Attica. The main activity of EDA, is to operate, maintain and develop the distribution network in Attica as well as to ensure the safe and efficient connection of the inhabitants. Through its work, the company aims at the uninterrupted and smooth supply of Attica consumers, the safe and reliable operation of natural gas infrastructure, the provision of modern and efficient solutions to its customers and the wider promotion and development of the gas market with sustainable development conditions.