Caterpillar Electric Power
Factory Acceptance Testing
Classification: Electrical Power GeneratorsVideo showing the Caterpillar generator testing facilities in Northern Ireland and witness testing generators before delivery to customer.
Power on the Prairie: Alberta's 65MW Plant
Classification: Electrical Power GeneratorsAlberta Newsprint Company’s decision to build its own power plant was driven by the rising cost of power from the grid. During peak periods when the price of power is high, excess power generated onsite is sold back to the grid at the higher price.
Dukovany, Czech Republic Nuclear Power Plant
Classification: Electrical Power GeneratorsWorking with Cat® dealer Zeppelin Cat, the nuclear power plant in Dukovany, Czech Republic selected a Cat C175-20 diesel generator set in an enclosure.
Monticello Relies on Cat® Power
Classification: Electrical Power GeneratorsMonticello holds one of the country’s oldest and largest collections of historic artifacts. High humidity levels and falling temperatures can damage the collection. See why they trust Cat backup systems with this irreplaceable resource.
Videos about Caterpillar Electric Power
Cat® Energy and Power Systems: Powering the World: Learn more about customer needs and expectations for power generation in a variety of applications across the marine, petroleum, electric power, industrial and rail industries. www.cat.com/engines
Alternative Power Generators
Cat® Microgrid Solutions: Caterpillar is at the forefront of the energy transition, integrating renewable power with smart energy storage and conventional diesel or gas-fueled power generation.
Microgrid Technology Powers Caterpillar's Tucson Proving Ground: The Caterpillar Tucson Proving Ground was completely off grid and relied on Cat gen sets. They installed a 500 kW solar array and energy storage system and the system is expected to reduce fuel consumption by 33 percent.
Caterpillar Electric Power - Rural Electrification: Cat microgrids for rural electrification are integrated and standardized renewable energy systems. They are cost-effective and single-source, designed for reliability, repeatability, and rapid deployment.
Cat Generator Sets: Powering Methane-to-Energy Projects in Asia: A coal mine in the Shanxi province of China uses methane gas from coal production to provide energy to millions. A livestock farm in Thailand provides electricity to remote farms utilizing methane from pig and chicken waste.
Electrical Power Generators
The Power of Power | Cat® 3500: With more than 35 years in production, 190,000 engines in the field and 3 billion operating hours in a variety of applications, the Cat® 3500 exemplifies Caterpillar's long-standing commitment to technical innovation and continuous improvement.
THE POWER TO DRIVE FUEL COSTS DOWN, PERFORMANCE UP: Faced with a competitive industry, demanding environmental regulations, and energy cost challenges, Altos Hornos de Mexico (AHMSA) needed help to continue growing their business.
New 3516E Generator Set: 3500 series, 3000 kVA, 50Hz standby rating, CAT, reduced/smaller footprint and also low and high voltage configurations.
Cat Connect | The Success You Want: Explains benefits of Cat® Connect for each tenant of Increase Performance, Control Costs, Reduce Risk.
Cogeneration increases energy efficiency at malting plant - Canada Malting: Canada Malting in Thunder Bay, Ontario chose a natural gas-powered Cat® G3516H generator set for their cogeneration project. They are 90% self-generated, which results in a significant savings over purchasing from the utility.
Fort Knox Military Base CHP Project: Six (6) Cat® gas generator sets and 10 Cat diesel generator sets were installed on the 109 thousand acre base Ft. Knox. These units provide 44 Mw of peak load power that are used for backup power, combined heat and power, and peak shaving.
Combined Heat and Power, Rosa Flora: It takes a lot of energy to generate the necessary heat to grow flowers year-round. Rosa Flora accomplishes this with the aid of its own combined heat and power system that has earned recognition from the Canadian government.
Powering a Natural Gas Future: Stornaway Diamond Corporation: Hear how Stornaway Diamond Corporation in Canada has achieved a 27% reduction in gen set operating expenses, 15% reduction in mine operating expenses, reduced environmental impact and increased fuel transport safety.
Electric Power Training: Earn CEU credits and build relationships while you make sure you’re getting the best training and support for the life of your products.
Waste Coal Mine Gas: Appin Power Station: To convert two coal mines into this significant power-generating resource, Energy Developments Ltd. looked to Caterpillar to provide a total of 94 Cat® G3516 natural-gas-fueled gen sets driven by lean-burn, low-emission reciprocating engines.
Scalable Power Plants - Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (SMMPA): In an effort to add operating flexibility and increase reliability at Fairmont Energy Station, Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency worked with Caterpillar to implement a plan for generating 25 MW of power from four Cat® G16CM34 generator sets.
Cat® Generator Sets: Certified to Meet IBC Seismic Provisions: Cat® diesel gen sets and enclosed models for North America have been certified to meet all published editions of the International Building Code's (IBC) seismic.
Weathering the Storm--The Joint Meeting: When Super Storm Sandy hit New Jersey in 2012, 8.5 million people were left without power. 11 billion gallons of sewage flowed into rivers, streams, and coastal waters. Cat G3516 gas engines held firm against the storm.
Power Tour Myanmar | Caterpillar Energy Solutions: Caterpillar Energy Solutions installed a gas-fired power plant in Myanmar in 2014, which provides the region around the industrial center Yangon with electricity.
Organic Waste Recycling- Harvest Power: With more than 50 million visitors to entertainment destinations in Orlando every year, a new renewable energy facility is taking in more than 120,000 tons of organic waste annually and converting it to electric power and natural fertilizer.
Cat Rental Power Products and Dealer Services: Reliable electric power is the lifeblood of your business. Rely on Cat Rental Power for your temporary power needs. Get started by determining your facility’s electrical load. Then consider a site visit to plan logistical details.
Backup Power Partner for Tift Regional Medical Center: Tift Regional Medical Center was at capacity, needed 100% redundancy, and were using a different brand of gen sets. Enter Caterpillar, mid project. See how Cat power and provided products, support, reporting, and integration.
Cat® Generator Sets: Providing Critical Power to Healthcare: Reliable power matters - especially at hospitals and medical research centers. For superior generator sets, expert installation and world class support, trust Caterpillar and Cat[sup]®[/sup] Dealers.
Combined Heat and Power: University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center: University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center added a G3516H as its prime source of power. The unit saves money and doubles as a backup system in tandem with the existing diesel standby unit.
Cat® Generator Set: Sixty Years and Still Running Strong: With the proper maintenance, Dick & Gene Bertrand have the oldest, working Cat[sup]®[/sup] generator set on record in North America.
Cat® Power System Supports Public Safety Complex in Tallahassee FL: Leon County and the City of Tallahassee, FL combined forces to dispatch the closest and most appropriate emergency service from one 90,000-square-foot Public Safety Complex. Cat® power systems exceeded their needs.
Power Profile: Oliveira Energia: Isolated from the national grid, 470,000 Brazilian residents needed reliable energy. Oliveira Energia and local Cat® dealer, Sotreq, completed a new power plant with 107MW of power at 90+ percent availability.
Cat® Electric Power: Powering the World: With a reliable range of products and a strong dealer network to support customers throughout the buying cycle, Cat provides the highest quality energy solution to truly power the world.
Cat® Generator Sets: Waste Water Treatment Plant Focuses on Uptime and Environmental Responsibility: An unexpected power failure at this waste water treatment facility could pose a serious threat to public health and the environment. Aqua Indiana installed a Cat[sup]®[/sup] genset to mitigate this risk if an emergency arises.
Cat® Generator Sets: Controlling Peak Costs in Heber City: Eight Cat gas generator sets produce 10 MW of power for load management for Heber Light & Power. The Cat gensets balance electrical demand and energy costs through peak load shaving, keeping utility rates stable.
Cat® Generator Sets: Sustainable Co-generation at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort: Three Cat gas gensets are part of a co-generation utility plant at Snowbird. The gensets provide prime power for a CHP solution for the lodge and spa facility, employee housing, swimming pools, and more.
Cat Generator Sets: Certified to Meet IBC Seismic Provisions: Cat diesel generator sets for North America ranging from 650 kW to 3100 kW have been certified to meet all published editions of the International Building Code''s (IBC) seismic provisions...
Cat® Generator Sets: Powering Telecommunications and Food Processing: When it comes to powerful solutions for businesses, you can count on Caterpillar and Cat[sup]®[/sup] Dealers to deliver every time.
Cat® Generator Sets: Parts and Service Keep Remote Petroleum Operations Running Strong: In the Ecuadorian jungle, remote petroleum operations require on-site power solutions. This video shows how customers benefit from Cat[sup]®[/sup] dealer expertise, parts and service, and unparalleled service through a customer support agreement.
Power Generation Systems
Liquefied Natural Gas in Remote Settings-West Kimberley Power Project: Providing electrical generation to remote areas is being transformed through projects such as the West Kimberley Power Project in Western Australia. The Broome Power Station runs on 17 Cat® G3520C gas-fueled gen sets, each with a capacity of 2 MW.