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
Biogas-fueled Cat® generator powers factory

The Kalasin Starch factory uses the fruit of the tapioca plant to produce starch for food and medical products. The organic waste generated from the starch production process is channeled to an anaerobic digester, where it generates methane gas that will be used to fuel the Caterpillar gas generator. Approximately 12,000 Nm3 of digester gas is generated daily and will be fed to the gas generator for power generation. The power generated from the biogas-fueled Cat® generator will be sufficient to meet the entire power requirement of the plant.

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