mtu Onsite Energy at Agritechnica with enhanced-efficiency biogas engine
Posted on November 10, 2013
From 10 to 16 November, in Hall 22 (Stand 20) at the Agritechnica exhibition in Hanover, Tognum will be showcasing its advanced Series 4000 biogas engine under its mtu Onsite Energy brand.
- Series 4000 engines with increased electrical efficiency up to 43.3%
- For operation with biogas, sewage gas and landfill gas
Friedrichshafen/Hanover, November 10, 2013. From 10 to 16 November, in Hall 22 (Stand 20) at the Agritechnica exhibition in Hanover, Tognum will be showcasing its advanced Series 4000 biogas engine under its mtu Onsite Energy brand. The engine´s electrical efficiency rating has been increased from its previous peak of 42.5% to a new maximum of 43.3%. An additional variant is also available which facilitates operation at a higher cooled mixture temperature of 53°C with only a slight drop in efficiency. This variant is primarily intended for operation in countries with higher outside temperatures and high humidity. The mtu Onsite Energy stand will feature a Type GB 776 B5 genset with an electrical power output of 776 kW.
Systems powered by Series 4000 biogas engines are available in 8, 12, 16 and 20-cylinder configurations with an electrical power output range from 776 kW to 1,948 kW. The units are earmarked for operation in agricultural applications, sewage treatment facilities and landfill sites.
mtu Onsite Energy´s reputation as a reliable partner is founded both on its products and on its mtu ValueCare service program. Whatever the demands may be, this program is designed to be structured to match the customer´s individual specifications. The services available include precision-tailored maintenance contracts and extended warranties as well as the fast and reliable supply of high-quality, original-brand spare parts. The mtu ValueCare service program is available at more than 1,200 service locations throughout the world.
At Stand F217 in Hall 1, Tognum will also be showcasing its mtu-brand Series 1000, 1100, 1300, 1500 and 1600 diesel engines for agricultural and forestry machines.