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Combined Heat and Power: University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center. The 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. Consulting and service provided by the local Cat Dealer, Alban Power Systems.
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. Operated by Harvest Power, Inc., the Central Florida Energy Garden uses anaerobic digestion to produce renewable biogas, which powers two Cat® generator sets that produce 5.4 MW of combined heat and power-enough energy to power more than 2,000 homes each year. Consulting and service provided by the local Cat Dealer, Ring Power.
Caterpillar Energy Solutions installed a gas-fired power plant in Myanmar in 2014, which provides the region around the industrial center Yangon with electricity. The Cat power plant satisfies the demand for reliable power supply and generates a minimum output at 80% of 50 MW by running 13 CG260 gas generator sets. This helps to prevent daily power outages in the country. Maintenance and management of the Cat power plant is provided by the local Cat Dealer MSP Cat including a 30-year operating agreement with the investor, UPP Power (Myanmar) Ltd.