Powering the city that never sleeps

In one of New York’s trauma centers, the problem of emergency preparedness is solved by a combined cooling, heat and power system.

Bits and bytes boom in the Silicon Forest

As alternative silicon cities crop up throughout the country, a cluster of high-tech companies have chosen Portland, Oregon, as the home for their data colocation centers.

Triple Mix

In Spain, Spanish power plant manufacturer Gamesa is currently testing a combination of diesel, wind and solar energy.

Green power is anything but square

When it comes to producing over 70,000 tons of chocolate per annum, Ritter Sport chooses to trust a combined heat and power plant from MTU.

Backup power to military base

The United States Air Force relies on an MTU Onsite Energy 1,250 kWe generator set packaged in an Artic-rated, insulated enclosure with subbase fuel tank.

Powering Paradise

Today’s hyper-connected telecommunications customer expects nothing less than uninterrupted service.

Towers and tea-houses

At the heart of the 632-m Shanghai Tower an MTU Series 4000 gas engine delivers 1,165 kW for the building's internal power supply.

Dairy waste becomes usable energy

Norm-E-Lane’s new MTU Onsite Energy CHP system began producing power in September of 2015. The farm sells the electric power to the grid.

High-tech Highway

23 MTU Onsite Energy natural gas generator sets will provide power to  traffic lane monitoring systems on Chicago’s Interstate 90.

Licence to keep

Backup power for subterranean data center in Stockholm.

Energy for Australian dairy

Australian dairy company Bulla Dairy Foods has two CHP modules from MTU Onsite Energy at its Colac location.

Grow, fell, heat, repeat

How is a tree in the forest turned into useful wood gas? Thanks MTU it will be no problem.

For emergencies in an emergency

The San Francisco Fire Department decided to install MTU Series 2000 engines at the pump station for the emergeny water supply.

Lights on in Lomeiro

Four natural-gas fueled MTU electricity gensets ensure the power supply in many rural areas of Bolivia

Heartbeat of the city

Every day, Miami pulses with life. Whether it’s under Florida’s trademark sunny skies, or when the sky darkens from a looming tropical storm, MTU and MTU Onsite Energy are always there.

Under the city

What makes the city with the best lifestyle in the world so good to live in? In the Austrian capital, Vienna, simply everything is perfect.

New town

The town of Norderstedt puts its faith in district heating when it comes to supplying its population with domestic heating.

Greenhouse effect

In Heiko Hagdorn’s greenhouse it is summer all year round – thanks to a Combined Heat and Power module from MTU Onsite Energy.

Balancing Act

How MTU genset operators can support the energy turnaround and earn money.

Unterweser Unoccupied

A CHP module provides electricity and heat for the Unterweser nuclear power plant now that it is to be phased out.

Keeping Calls Connected

North America’s leading Telecom providers use MTU Onsite Energy Systems in the event that our telecom company’s main power sources are compromised.

Sustainable luxury

Three first-class hotels on the Turkish Riviera contribute their share to saving the environment by relying on several combined heat and power plants.

Tabacco Tradizionale

MTU Onsite Energy creates the perfect climatic conditions for tobacco at Italian cigar manufacturer Sigaro Toscano.

Sweet smell of success

A biogas plant in Chile has quite a pleasant side-effect:  the pigs' manure no longer smells because it is fermented.

50 degrees and no shade

Gensets based on MTU engines provide a camp in the Australian outback with a reliable power supply.


The malt is dried with the aid energy produced by two modular CHP plants supplied by MTU Onsite Energy.

Subterranean sunshine

A cogeneration plant from MTU Onsite Energy provides heated water at a Bavarian swimming pool.

Bread of Heaven

The Mestemacher industrial bakery relies on an environmentally-friendly cogeneration module for its heat and power.

The ultimate motivator

An electricity generator set supplies power for mobile motivators for transporting cable excavators.

Blowing hot and cold

The waste heat from two cogeneration modules provides the energy for special chillers in a cold-storage plant.

Morning delivery

Gensets from MTU Onsite Energy supply emergency power, peak power and control energy.

Defense mechanism

Emergency power gensets stand ready to ensure that the computer center is never offline, even if the public grid fails.

Energy sights

A city tour of Istanbul – with visits to MTU marine engines as well as emergency power and continuous power gensets from MTU Onsite Energy.

Where the gas is greener

A biogas cogeneration module supplies heat for public buildings in the town of Löningen in Lower Saxony.

What the doctor ordered

Power outages can be fatal – especially in a hospital. Emergency power gensets are there to make sure things never get that far.

Tutto di Parma

Italy's world-famous Parma ham is made on farms in the Po Valley, where biogas is also used to generate electricity.