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Putting Together a High-Efficiency, Reliable and Bankable Biogas-to-Power Plant

Putting Together a High-Efficiency, Reliable and Bankable Biogas-to-Power Plant 

Michael A. Devine
Gas Product/Marketing Manager with the Electric Power Gas Group of Caterpillar Inc.

May 2015
 
Introduction

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Converting Data Centers From Diesel To Gas Power Generation

Converting Data Centers From Diesel To Gas Power Generation

Marcelo Algrain, Ph.D.
Senior Engineering Technical Steward
Caterpillar Inc. Electric Power Division

October 2016

INTRODUCTION

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Seismic Qualification Of a 4 MW Emergency Power Generator Set

Seismic Qualification Of a 4 MW Emergency Power Generator Set

David W. Brandes
Caterpillar, Inc. Electric Power
Nuclear Emergency Diesel Generators

September 2015

ABSTRACT

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Auxiliary Coil Excitation (PMG-I)

Auxiliary Coil Excitation (PMG-I)

Roger Rosborough
Market Development Consultant 
Caterpillar (NI) Limited
Electric Power Product Group
April  2015

ABSTRACT

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The Critical Nature Of Stationary Battery Maintenance

The Critical Nature Of Stationary Battery Maintenance

Rick Raczak, P.E.

Caterpillar, Electric Power

April 2016
INTRODUCTION

Stationary batteries are one of the most critical aspects of an emergency power supply system, and yet they are the most overlooked and neglected part of the system. During power outages, they are called upon to provide backup power for critical electrical systems which keep data, life safety and key production equipment in operation until a generator set or another secondary power source comes online.

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Failsafe Operation For Paralleled Generator Sets

Failsafe Operation For Paralleled Generator Sets

Cat® Emcp 4.4 Control System Ensures Continued Safe And Stable Operation, Load Sharing And Load Response After Loss Of A Communication Link.

Ed Schroeder
Senior Engineering Specialist
Caterpillar Electric Powers

Keith Folken
Senior Engineering Specialist
Caterpillar Innovation and Technology Development

October 2016
INTRODUCTION

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Ambient Capability of Enclosed Generator Sets

Ambient Capability of Enclosed Generator Sets

Roger Rosborough
Market Development Consultant
Caterpillar Northern Ireland

November 2016
INTRODUCTION

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Generator Sound Pressure Level Calculations

Generator Sound Pressure Level Calculations

By Roger Rosborough
Market Development Consultant
Caterpillar Northern Ireland

November 2016

INTRODUCTION

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Design & Modeling for a Small Scale Cogeneration

Design & Modeling for a Small Scale Cogeneration Plant Feasibility Study

By David C. Oehl, President
Maven Power, LLC, Houston, TX 77070

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Providing Costa Rica's Power During Natural Disaster

The main electricity and telecommunications services provider for Costa Rica, Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) (English: Costa Rican Institute of Electricity) experienced an electric power shortage in the largest city in the country, San Jose. A severe rainstorm caused flooding that damaged the city’s hydroelectric power plant. Two different plant locations were affected, and an immediate solution was crucial.

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