5 Tips For Shopping For Caterpillar C9 Generator Sets

Posted by Depco Power on Thu, Oct 13, 2016

Caterpillar C9 generator sets have a significant amount of power. They are used for primary and standby applications, and are powered by diesel. When you are in the market for one of these generator sets, it is of the utmost importance that you take the time to shop for the best one. There are some tips to follow to help you through this process.

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Caterpillar C9 Generator Set Powers the Award-winning WaveWalker 1

Posted by Depco Power on Tue, Oct 11, 2016

Offshore construction projects and other challenging marine jobs require innovative solutions with reliable power supplies. When UK-based marine drilling contractor, Fugro Seacore and the Netherlands based marine dredging and engineering contractor, Van Oord/Wicks came together to create a unique jack-up barge for a tough job, they chose the Caterpillar C9 Generator Set to power it.

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How To Shop For A Cummins QSX15 Generator Set

Posted by Depco Power on Thu, Oct 06, 2016

When you are in the market for a Cummins QSX15 generator set, it is important to take a little at what's available. Shopping for a generator set is not something you want to take lightly. It can have a profound impact on your worksite, and you want to make sure that you are getting the most for your money.

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What You Need To Know About Caterpillar C18 Generator Sets

Posted by Depco Power on Tue, Oct 04, 2016

Before you make your purchase, it is a good idea to familiarize yourself with some of the technical information. It may also be advantageous to view product downloads and utilize a sizing tool. When you work with the right supplier, all of these can be made available to you. Caterpillar C18 generator sets can be the answer you have been searching for on your job site. 

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How To Shop A Warranty For A Caterpillar C9 Generator Set

Posted by Depco Power on Fri, Sep 30, 2016

Obtaining a Caterpillar C9 generator set can provide you with power anywhere, at any time. When you decide on buying a generator set, you want to explore the warranty. Without this, you could end up making a replacement much sooner than you anticipate.

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Caterpillar C15 Generator Set: Joining Caterpillar's Microgrid Technology Suite

Posted by Depco Power on Thu, Sep 29, 2016

Caterpillar C15 Generator Set has become a complement to the Microgrid Technology Suite. Just introduced, Caterpillar is moving toward providing environmentally friendly equipment for the production and storage of power. No longer developing and manufacturing equipment that relies on fossil fuels, Caterpillar now uses a host of technologies to generate power.

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What Type of Generator Is Best for Your Business?

Posted by Depco Power on Tue, Mar 22, 2016

Many business owners know they are going to need a generator for their company, whether as a backup power source or as a daily power source. However, there are several different types of generators to choose from and a business owner may not know which one is right for their establishment. Each type of generator has its own pros and cons, and they need to be evaluated before a business owner makes a purchase. Doing some research before buying a generator can save a company owner from wasting money and resources. 

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Tags: Natural Gas Generators, Diesel Generators, Propane Generator

What Are the Pros and Cons of Buying a Used Generator for My Business?

Posted by Depco Power on Fri, Mar 18, 2016

I know that my company needs a generator because I cannot go without power for any length of time, and the power in my area goes out quite often. If my company does not have a reliable power source, then I am going to lose profitability and clients very fast. In order to prevent this from happening, I need to get a generator that can power my whole building and ensure that everything functions smoothly, even if my area happens to be going through a blackout. The big question is whether I should buy a brand new generator or try and find a used one. 

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The 411 On Generator Fuel Types

Posted by Depco Power on Mon, Sep 14, 2015

Generators come in many shapes and sizes, utilizing a variety of fuel sources in order to operate. When deciding on what type of generator you should purchase for your facility, it’s important to understand the distinguishing attributes of your fuel options, as each power source is characterized by its own advantages – and a few disadvantages, too. To give you a better handle on which kind meets your specific needs, here we break down five prominent generator fuel types, as well as the pros and cons for each.

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Tags: Power Generation, Bi-Fuel, Power Generation Trends, Energy Efficiency, generators

5 Meaningful Ways The Marine Industry Can Go Green

Posted by Depco Power on Fri, Aug 21, 2015

As efforts to fight climate change have become a greater global priority, the marine industry is given the chance to hop into the driver’s seat. Though shipping is not the greatest contributor to carbon dioxide emissions, marine pollution remains a noteworthy problem that must be addressed internationally. Recent research shows that a single container ship (among 90,000 cargo ships worldwide that use heavy bunker fuels) can potentially emit as many chemicals as an estimated 50 million cars.

In response, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and other similar groups are facilitating the creation and adoption of new regulations that are cooperatively meant to cut emissions by 20% by 2020. But more innovative companies in the field are taking matters into their own hands in order to stay ahead of the pack. From implementing modern marine propulsion systems to developing and leveraging alternative fuel sources, firms in the marine business are making strides to embrace the ecology movement. With that said, here are five impactful ways marine industry players can turn over a new, greener leaf.

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Tags: Marine, Power Generation Trends, Regulatory issues, Energy Efficiency, Marine Power, Renewable Energy, Maritime

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