Caterpillar Power Plants

You turn it on. We keep it on.

Together with your trusted EPC-company (Engineering-Procurement-Construction), Caterpillar brings reliable power for your solution everywhere on earth.

Our Electric Power generator sets, systems and controls for emergency, standby, prime, peak and continuous power provide you proven durability and low operating costs combined with flexibility and dependability in the most demanding applications.

You are concentrating on connecting, protecting, exploring or developing your solution, so let us take care of the high-fuel economy and low emissions burning natural gas, diesel, heavy fuel oil (HFO) or crude oil to keep your cost down.

Cat® Generator Sets Support Wind Power Generation

In southern Minnesota, Cat generator sets work in tandem with wind turbines to produce power for the town of Fairmont, offering enhanced flexibility and reliability for the energy station.

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Providing Reliable Power to a Reciprocating Engine Facility

To meet the growing demands for power in southwest Kansas, the Mid-Kansas Electric Company turned to Caterpillar for continuous standby power.

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Caterpillar Helps Paper Mill Grow and Thrive

In a time when many paper mills are shutting their doors, the Alberta Newsprint Company runs the largest newsprint paper machine in North America with help from Cat generator sets.

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Montana Plant Utilizes Clean-Burning Fuel

Caterpillar supplied a turnkey solution to Basin Creek Equity Partners to produce almost 52 MW of environmentally friendly power.

Caterpillar Quality Products

Cat Power Plant Quality

We offer the widest range of electric power products backed by an experienced team and our trusted quality.

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Support & Resources

Cat Power Plant Support and Resources

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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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Read Customer Stories

Caterpillar Customer Power Stories

The nearly impenetrable Amazon rainforest presented many challenges when designing and delivering power to a remote region. But Cat power is now in place and maintaining 90%+ availability. See what else Cat generator sets are up to.

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View our power generation brochures

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

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

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Serious about patient safety, they trust Caterpillar for power

Patient safety is a top priority at Vista; however, operating a surgical facility on an island that has an unstable power grid is dangerous and likely to cause serious problems.“There can be no disruptions in power flow as critical eye surgeries take place on a daily basis.” said Angie Jiménez, Business Office Manager for Vista.

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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

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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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