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Power Plants

Caterpillar is a leading developer of highly efficient power plants operating on medium speed generator set technology with more than 4,500 MW installed worldwide. We can support power plant output capacities ranging from 2 to more than 200 MW and operate on a variety of fuel options.

Cat® medium speed reciprocating generator set power plant capabilities:

  • Execute full turnkey power plant projects or simple equipments supply agreements
  • Manufacture full range of medium speed generator sets that can operate on a variety of fuels including HFO, natural gas, and dual fuel
  • Provide support services ranging from preventative maintenance to full operation and maintenance agreements
  • Engineering and Technical Services available

Cat Medium Speed Generator Set Products can operate on the following fuels:

  • Liquid: HFO (heavy fuel oil), diesel, crude oil
  • Natural Gas
  • Dual Fuel
  • Alternative Fuels

Please visit www.catpowerplants.com for more information about Caterpillar power plants utilizing medium speed generator set technology.

Cat® Modular Power Plant

Caterpillar delivers medium speed natural gas power plants in 4 to 5 MW building blocks with combined heat and power options. Cat Modular Power Plants are delivered quickly with construction in as few as 12 days.


Electric Power products

Electric Power products

Any size or shape. In any regulatory environment. When you need power, Caterpillar is equal to the challenge. Our generators are used in a variety of applications.

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With the rise of the Internet, demand for newsprint has decreased and many mills have closed down. See how an onsite power plant powered by and Cat® G16CM34 generator sets helped one paper mill continue to thrive in a declining industry.

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Brochures

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Caterpillar offers standard and customized power solutions for all your applications, where you need it, whenever you need it.

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White Paper

White Paper

Caterpillar is pleased to provide information on new technologies as well as innovative solutions to power your business.

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When Hurricane Sandy made landfall, the Joint Meeting of Essex & Union Counties wastewater plant treated all the raw sewage that came into the facility during the storm. None of the treatment tanks overflowed, even when the nearby Elizabeth River and the Arthur Kill saltwater channel flowed in.

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Project Financing

No project is the same - from the application to the power need. That's why we offer a range of project financing options.

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Precision Sizing at Your Fingertips.

Caterpillar Electric Power is excited to introduce you to our latest generator set sizing software, Cat® Electric Power SpecSizer.

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Electric Power Social Media

Check out the Cat® Electric Power social media page for the latest news, preventive maintenance tips, and product and show announcements.

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Cat® Dealer Service

The Cat dealer network is always ready to help. Find your dealer and read the latest in electric power service and support.

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Project Financing

No project is the same - from the application to the power need. That’s why we offer a range of project financing options.

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Electric Power News

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