Maryland bill to ease data center diesel generator permits

Maryland Governor Wes Moore has proposed a bill that would simplify the permitting process for data centers that use backup diesel generators. The bill, called the Critical Infrastructure Streamlining Act, would exclude backup generators from being classified as “generating stations” that require a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity (CPCN)…

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CUMMINS’ ROCKY MOUNT ENGINE PLANT ANNOUNCES $580M PROJECT FOR JOBS AND ECONOMIC GROWTH

Today, global power technology leader Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) announced a $580 million project to drive economic and job growth in the Nash County community. Cummins has received approval for tax incentives to help move the project forward and the incentives received from the Nash County Commissioners office will support…

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Caterpillar Celebrates Production of 10,000th Cat® C175 Engine 

IRVING, TEXAS – Caterpillar Inc. today announced the production of the 10,000th engine on the Cat® C175 diesel platform, which has been used in power generation and other large-scale applications around the globe since 2009.  The milestone was commemorated during a recent ceremony at the company’s manufacturing facility in Lafayette, Ind. CloudHQ, a global…

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Caterpillar Signs Strategic Agreement with CRH for Electric Off-Highway Trucks and Charging Solutions

IRVING, Texas, Jan. 8, 2023 – Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced it has signed an electrification strategic agreement with CRH (NYSE: CRH) to advance the deployment of Caterpillar’s zero-exhaust emissions solutions. CRH is the number one aggregates producer in North America and the first company in that industry to sign…

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Perkins to lead demonstration of leading-edge hydrogen hybrid power solutions

Monday October 9, 2023 While many off-highway solutions supporting the energy transition focus on large scale original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with extensive research and development capabilities, the success of decarbonisation initiatives also relies on support for OEMs with more limited resources. This is why Perkins is collaborating with Equipmake and…

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Perkins introduces CPCBIV+ certified engines designed specifically for the Indian electric power generation industry

Tuesday December 12, 2023 Perkins is announcing new 2806FA CPCBIV+ certified ratings for the Indian electric power generation industry. The platform will cover two key power nodes, with the 2806FA-E18TAG1 providing up to 477 kW mechanical power at 50 Hz while the 2806FA-E18TAG2 delivers up to 595 kW mechanical power…

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