Enabling the future with microgrids
Microgrids combine the advantages of renewable energies with the stability of conventional power generation systems.
It's a gas
In order to have the right system solution for every customer application, MTU is constantly expanding its gas engine portfolio.
The root plant using plant roots
Biogas plants in Thailand not only supply good air but also save money for their operators.
New backup power supply concept
In an isolated network, a backup power supply concept based on renewable energy sources and MTU Onsite Energy CHP plants was successfully tested.
Secure and remote data storage
Two MTU Onsite Energy generator sets with automatic transfer switches
Faster Internet in the Arctic
More than 20 MTU Onsite Energy systems will provide backup power and enable uptime and connectivity in Northern Canada.
New digital tools for better support
Rolls-Royce Power Systems opened a new Customer Care Center in Germany, focusing exclusively on customers of natural-gas-powered generator sets.
Microgrid cooperation with Qinous
MTU is investing in Berlin-based start-up company Qinousand adding turnkey microgrids to the portfolio.
Brewing grows with the flow
The Oettinger brewery produces beer with a highly efficient energy manage-ment concept from MTU Onsite Energy.
New standby gensets: up to 4000 kVA
The new MTU Onsite Energy 20V 4000 DS3600 genset was recently launched on the market.
Small-scale grids are the latest trend
Microgrids will soon be available from MTU as package solutions complete with battery and control system.
475 MW for Chile’s national grid
MTU Onsite Energy is to deliver 265 16V 4000 container gensets for the construction of five power plants across Chile.
Emergency gensets for pharmaceutical company
Turkish pharmaceutical industry leader Abdi Ibrahim relies on MTU Onsite Energy in its production operations.
CHP of the year
The CCHP system in operation at a meat processing plant in Germany is named “CHP Plant of the Year 2017”.
New diesel generator sets
MTU Onsite Energy introduced the next-generation Series 2000 diesel generator set product line for the North American market (60Hz).
Best CHP Project 2017
An MTU Onsite Energy CHP is recognized as the “Best CHP Project” in the USA.
In icy isolation
Generating power in the icy isolation of Siberia.
Save with MTU Onsite Energy
1.6m-dollar operating cost reduction using 2 Combined Cooling, Heating and Power plants.
Peaking out with three world records - and MTU
The new aerial cable car line that carries visitors to the Zugspitze mountain can claim a clutch of world records.
A clean heat and power supplier for Böblingen
The new CHP power stations include an exhaust gas cleaning system that ensures compliance with upcoming “TIAQC” air quality standards
Offenburg gets clean heat
The town of Offenburg in south-western Germany is now getting environmentally-friendly thermal energy from a natural-gas-fueled combined heat-and-power plant from MTU Onsite Energy.
MTU Onsite Energy gensets are earthquake proof
MTU Onsite Energy will be including quakeproof diesel gensets delivering between 615 and 3,250 kW in its offerings in the near future.
Emergency Power for Chinese Data Center
Tianjin Pauway Power Equipment Co., Ltd commissioned an emergency power supply system for a new data centre in the eastern district of Beijing.
Hybrid power plants - electricity from diesel and sunlight
MTU Onsite Energy gensets are ideally suited to take advantage of the combined power of diesel generators and photo-voltaic solar arrays, for maximum economic benefit and maximum power supply reliability.
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.
Heat and power for hospital in Radebeul
The Elbland clinic in Radebeul is to install a state-of-the art CHP module from MTU Onsite Energy in Augsburg.
Electric power and heat for the world’s largest indoor water park
Two CHP plants have been supplying heat and power since the end of 2016 to most of the Tropical Islands theme park close to Berlin.
CHP plant ensures that roses thrive all year long
A CHP plant from MTU Onsite Energy has been generating electric power and heat in the greenhouses of the family-run Wimceco Rose Nursery.
MTU heats it up for Sinalco
RheinfelsQuellen uses a compact cogeneration plant supplied by MTU Onsite Energy.
MTU Onsite Energy showcases standby power systems at Data Centre World in London
Leading online companies put their trust in MTU Onsite Energy
Backup power for MTU
If everything else fails – new emergency genset goes into service in MTU Plant 1
High- and Medium-speed gas and diesel generator sets at Middle East Electricity 2017
New: Higher output MTU Onsite Energy 20V 4000 diesel genset
Shelter from the Storm
Cambridge-South Dorchester High School serves as primary emergency shelter in case of natural disaster and was recently upgraded.
In Spain, Spanish power plant manufacturer Gamesa is currently testing a combination of diesel, wind and solar energy.
Standby power to top bank’s data center
MTU Onsite Energy is to supply 15 gensets based on 20V Series 4000 DS 2650/3F units to the Agricultural Bank of China by the end of this year.
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.
New upgraded Series 400 engine from MTU Onsite Energy.
Ensuring grid stability
What is already near-commonplace in Germany is on the rise fast across Europe: we refer here to what are known as “renewable energies” – creating electricity from sources like wind and solar power.
Making bottles from bottles
Vogtland PET GmbH re-processes PET drink bottles using a containerized CHP module based on a Series 400 natural gas engine from MTU Onsite Energy.
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.
Reaching for the sky
Borj-e Milad, the “Tower of Birth” rises 435 meters into the sky above Tehran. A natural-gas-powered combined cooling, heat and power system with its Series 4000 MTU engine delivers 1,948 kW of electrical power.
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.
Backup power for Peruvian seaport
MTU Onsite Energy recently provided three 20V 4000 generator sets to be installed at the Port of Callao.
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.
CHP supplies balancing energy
Stadtwerke Amberg has been supplying load-balancing energy since June 2016 using a combined heat and power plant from MTU Onsite Energy.
Data center power
MTU Onsite Energy has received an order to supply a total of 23 emergency generators with an aggregate rating of 57 MW for a data centre in Amsterdam.
Heat and power for leisure center pool
The municipal works department in the town of Winsen supplys its leisure center pool with electricity and heat using a combined heat and power plant from MTU Onsite Energy.
South African Premiere
MTU Onsite Energy supplied four plants generating cooling, heating and electric power for two new data centers near Johannesburg.
New power plant in Ghana
MTU Onsite Energy has delivered 36 natural-gas-powered gensets for a gas power plant in Accra, Ghana.
Hybrid power plants combine the benefits of diesel gensets and photovoltaic power generation in a single system.
Tough task in sludge and slime
Series 1600 engines prove themselves in a quarry.
160 gensets for VPower
MTU Onsite Energy and the VPower Group have recently signed a strategic agreement that strengthens their partnership in power generation markets across China and the rest of Asia.
Energy fair in Africa
Rolls-Royce will be presenting its high-speed and medium-speed power generation products at Power & Electricity World Africa in Johannesburg from 15 to 16 March 2016.
First genset for Argentina
First MTU Onsite Energy genset for Argentina goes to meat product manufacturer.
Rolls-Royce to showcase high- and medium-speed gas and diesel engines at Middle East Electricity
Rolls-Royce will be showcasing power generation products on Stand S1 F30 at the Middle East Electricity trade fair between 1st and 3rd March 2016.
Power generation by public utilities
Energy suppliers become energy producers: a Combined Heat & Power Module from MTU Onsite Energy has just been delivered to the public utility company of Neuburg an der Donau.
Onsite Energy Cogeneration Plant takes Podium Place
An MTU Onsite Energy gas-fuelled genset has taken the coveted “CHP of the Year 2015” award.
23 MTU Onsite Energy natural gas generator sets will provide power to traffic lane monitoring systems on Chicago’s Interstate 90.
Continuous power from MTU for Turkcell
Four 20V Series 4000 gensets and one 18V 2000 genset are to be supplied to Turkcell, a new customer, in November.
Licence to keep
Backup power for subterranean data center in Stockholm.
Backup power for hospitals in Kuwait and Turkey
Hospitals in Kuwait and Turkey rely on emergency backup gensets from MTU Onsite Energy.
MTU Onsite Energy commissions first BDEW-approved genset at industrial bakery
MTU Onsite Energy is so far the only manufacturer of diesel gensets in Germany to have been awarded accreditation by the BDEW (German Association of Energy & Water Industries).
Quality. Chocolate. Gas-powered.
Heat and power for the production of three million chocolate bars per day will soon be provided by a gas engine genset from MTU Onsite Energy due to go into service in early 2016.
Eco-friendly learning environment
The Series 400 CHP system has yielded more than $80,000 in annual savings in electricity costs in a highschool in Ohio.
Energy for Australian dairy
Australian dairy company Bulla Dairy Foods has two CHP modules from MTU Onsite Energy at its Colac location.
Rolls-Royce launches new MTU Onsite Energy compact generator sets featuring converted On-Highway engines
Rolls-Royce today announced the availability of new generator sets from MTU Onsite Energy with a power output range of 80-200 kWe.
MTU Onsite Energy provides combined heat and power system to expanding Wisconsin farm
Rolls-Royce has been selected by Wisconsin-based Statz Bros., Inc to provide an MTU Onsite Energy Series 4000 combined heat and power system for its newly developed dairy facility.
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 emergency water supply.
Rolls-Royce provides power generation solutions to telecom industry and data centers in China
MTU Onsite Energy has received significant orders for the delivery of MTU Series 4000 diesel engines.
Lights on in Lomeiro
Four natural-gas fueled MTU electricity gensets ensure the power supply in many rural areas of Bolivia
Power helpers: MTU drives in firewater pumps on Norway's Johan Sverdrup oil platform
Norway has plans to tap into a new oil field. Oil field operator Statoil is commissioning the construction of a field centre where five Framo firewater pumps powered by MTU Series 4000 units will be deployed.
Bodensee-Wasserversorgung covers demand for emergency power with new MTU genset
On 23 June 2015, the Lake Constance Water Supply Authority started up the new emergency standby genset from MTU Onsite Energy.
MTU emergency power for the bright minds of Luxembourg
From July, the new Maison du nombre building of the University of Luxembourg in Esch-sur-Alzette will house emergency gensets from MTU.
Heating, cooling and power for Bavarian Osram plant
A trigeneration gas genset from MTU Onsite Energy has been in service at the Osram plant in Eichstätt since January 2015.
City of San Francisco selects MTU Series 2000 engines to repower Auxiliary Water Supply System
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission has chosen MTU to repower the San Francisco Fire Department’s Auxiliary Water Supply System.
Rolls-Royce showcases engines and electricity generating sets at Powergen Europe
From 9. to 11. June 2015, Rolls-Royce will be showcasing its portfolio for power supply solutions at the Powergen Exhibition in Amsterdam (Stand 1C20).
MTU Onsite Energy Series 1600 backup power solution selected to power underground data center
Three MTU Onsite Energy diesel generator sets support Cavern Technologies recent 100,000-square-foot expansion, making it one of the largest data centers in the Kansas City region.
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.
Three Questions for… Christoph Bendzko about the 8-cylinder 4000 gas engine
The centerpiece of MTU Onsite Energy’s stand at the 2015 Hanover Trade Fair is the new 8-cylinder 4000 gas engine.
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.
Hanover fair: new MTU 8-cylinder gas engine for power generation
The 8-cylinder version of the power-enhanced Series 4000 gas engine is being unveiled to the public at the Hanover industrial trade fair and will be available to deliver from this December.
Glues, dyes and fragrances
Combined heat and power plants from MTU Onsite Energy supply energy for Follmann Chemie.
South Africa: MTU Onsite Energy Rentals
Jozi Power has been using MTU engines for its containerized genset rental business in Africa since 2007.
MTU Onsite Energy supplies six Black Start Diesel Gensets to gas turbine power plant in Kuwait
Some 100 km north of Kuwait City, the State of Kuwait, Ministry of Electricity and Water is building a new gas turbine power plant.
The town of Norderstedt puts its faith in district heating when it comes to supplying its population with domestic heating.
Crane lifts 67-ton powerhouse: MTU's most powerful genset ever arrives at Lake Constance waterworks
Today, a special haulage truck brought a brand new MTU Onsite Energy genset to the premises of the Lake Constance Water Supply Authority.
MTU Onsite Energy delivers 32 gas generator sets for Myanmar´s national grid
Gas generator sets from the MTU Onsite Energy brand are the power underlying Myanmar’s National Grid.
Rolls-Royce and Kirloskar cooperation on standby power for NPPs in India
Rolls-Royce and Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd., the Indian engine and genset manufacturer, have signed a declaration of intent for exclusive cooperation on the building and commissioning of emergency gensets for Nuclear Power Plants in India.
Middle East Electricity 2015: MTU Onsite Energy and Bergen Engines products for power generation at one booth
For the first time, MTU Onsite Energy and Bergen Engines products will be showcased together at booth S1 F30 at the Middle East Electricity exhibition in Dubai from 2 to 4 March.
35 years' runtime and still going strong
The MTU emergency genset in service at the Ministry of Finance in the city of Kuwait has been running for 35 years – and the plan is for it to stay in operation. Next milestone: 40 years´ runtime.
Quiet, compact and efficient: Rolls-Royce introduces new MTU Onsite Energy genset
Rolls-Royce is introducing an MTU Onsite Energy genset based on the new 12, 16 and 18-cylinder versions of the Series 2000 engine.
Powerful, Quiet, Safe, Clean
MTU Onsite Energy ensures power to critical surgeries at top U.S. healthcare system.
In Heiko Hagdorn’s greenhouse it is summer all year round – thanks to a Combined Heat and Power module from MTU Onsite Energy.
How MTU genset operators can support the energy turnaround and earn money.
Combined Heat and Power for dairy production
Milk, cheese and yoghurt production at the Kalinkavichy Dairy Combine in Kalinkavichy, Belarus, now takes place using a CHP module from MTU Onsite Energy.
A CHP module provides electricity and heat for the Unterweser nuclear power plant now that it is to be phased out.
Rolls-Royce subsidary MTU supplies ten emergency diesel gensets to nuclear power plant in Belarus
Rolls-Royce subsidiary MTU Friedrichshafen has won an order for supplying Ostrovets 1&2, the Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant (NPP), with ten emergency diesel gensets (EDGs).
Genset from MTU Onsite Energy supplies Good Hope hospital in Sutton Coldfield with heat and power
The Good Hope hospital in Sutton Coldfield, UK, has just modernized its 35-year old power generation installation.
Rolls-Royce launches new MTU Onsite Energy 18V 2000 Generator Set
Rolls-Royce announced the availability of the all-new MTU Onsite Energy 18V 2000 Generator Set with a power output of 1,250 kWe, increasing the power range of its family of Series 2000 products.
New applications for MTU Onsite Energy diesel gensets
MTU Onsite Energy now has four new application categories for its diesel engines and gensets built for 50-Hz power generation.
MTU Onsite Energy gensets provide power to make semi-conductors
The Micronas company makes semi-conductors and uses in production a CHP plant based on MTU Onsite Energy gensets for heat, electrical power and cooling.
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.
Three first-class hotels on the Turkish Riviera contribute their share to saving the environment by relying on several combined heat and power plants.
MTU Onsite Energy announces new power generation rating for data center industry
New rating meets Uptime Institute Tier III and IV Certification, offering unlimited runtime and increased usable power for data center applications.
MTU Onsite Energy gas generator sets compliant with medium-voltage directive
Series 4000 gas generator sets built by MTU Onsite Energy have been certified as compliant with the medium-voltage directive issued by the Federal Association of the Energy and Water Industry in Germany.
Turning heat into rich ice cream
Germany's largest ice cream producer relies on an MTU Onsite Energy combined heat and power plant.
MTU Onsite Energy creates the perfect climatic conditions for tobacco at Italian cigar manufacturer Sigaro Toscano.
Clean water for Morocco
Three emergency backup gensets supplied by MTU Onsite Energy ensure that there is always fresh water available in the Moroccan city of Fes.
New CHP plant for thermal baths in Gaggenau
Since mid-April, a new compact cogeneration plant (CHP) from MTU Onsite Energy run by the local public utility company has been supplying heat and electricity to the Rotherma thermal baths in southern Germany.
CHP system supplies power, heat and savings to Ohio high school
Medina City School District recently selected a combined heat and power (CHP) system from MTU Onsite Energy to power and heat its only high school and reduce utility costs.
New in the product range: Diesel gensets from 30 kVA
MTU Onsite Energy introduced two new diesel-powered system series for the lower power range operating at 50 Hertz.
Emergency power for children’s hospital
The Nemours children´s hospital installed a new central power plant equipped with four 2,250 kW MTU Onsite Energy generator sets.
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.
MTU Onsite Energy introduces further developed Series 4000 natural-gas engine
MTU Onsite Energy is introducing the further developed Series 4000 natural gas engine in April 2014.
Combined heat and power unit for deconstruction of a nuclear power station
MTU Onsite Energy Gas Power Systems supplied a combined heat and power unit (CHP) incorporating a 20-cylinder Series 4000 engine to E.ON.
Clean and efficient: Stadtwerke Pirna gets a new CHP plant
The local public utility in Pirna, near Dresden, recently expanded its energy supply capacity with the addition of a new combined heat and power plant (CHP) driven by a gas engine from MTU Onsite Energy.
New distributor in Saudi Arabia
Since January, products of MTU Onsite Energy are to be marketed in Saudi Arabia by distributor Sawary Energy.
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.
Gensets from MTU Onsite Energy supply emergency power, peak power and control energy.
Emergency power gensets stand ready to ensure that the computer center is never offline, even if the public grid fails.
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.