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
Converting Waste Gas Into Power

Converting waste gas into power... The F.R. Bowerman Landfill is one of the largest in the United States. Located in Orange County, California, it contains an estimated 31 million tons of waste. Decomposing solid landfill waste produces high amounts of methane gas that can potentially affect global warming, climate change, ozone depletion, sea level rise and have a negative impact on biodiversity.

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