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University of Washington Adds to Standby Genset Fleet On Time and On Budget Through Cooperative Purchasing

Responsible for providing chilled water and emergency power to critical parts of the campus, the Campus Energy, Utilities and Operations department at the University of Washington acquired a fourth Cat® 3516 series standby generator set through cooperative purchasing to meet the university’s growing emergency power demand.

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University of Washington
University of Washington

Kansas School District Supports Essential Data Center With Cat® Backup Power

When Shawnee Heights USD 450 needed a more robust backup power source for its centralized data center, the district turned to Caterpillar to install a DG150-2 natural gas-fueled generator set. The district added Cat Connect Remote Asset Monitoring to ensure they are notified of any issues with the generator when they arise. 

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Shawnee Heights USD 450
Shawnee Heights USD 450

Cogeneration solution provides 100% of campus power

Cat® generator sets run a cogeneration plant powering a large research university and providing self-sufficiency with backup power.

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Brock University
Brock University

Education

You’re trusted to power the places people study and to do it cost-effectively. Select a distributed generation system to provide power to a school, college, or university on a permanent or temporary basis or design a standby power plant. 

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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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Cat Connect for Electric Power

Know how your operation is running from anywhere. Cat Connect gives you the information you need to make well-informed, timely decisions.

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Generator Sets Sizing Calculator

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

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Your Cat dealer is committed to maximizing your success, helping you get the most out of your operations with site-level solutions, service and support.

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Electric Power News

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