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Cummins Inc. has just announced that Brian Mormino, Director of Environmental Strategy and Compliance at Cummins, has been named to a top advisory committee to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Mormino will join the EPA’s Clean Air Act Advisory Committee, a senior-...

Cummins Power Generation is introducing a new line of high horsepower generator sets:

  • EPA Tier 2 emissions-regulated 60 Hz models  from 1250-2250 kW
  • EPA Tier 2 and TA Luft emissions-regulated 50 Hz models...

As you are probably aware, the EPA requires all generator sets sold after January 1, 2011 for non-emergency applications such as peak shaving, rate curtailment or prime power, to be Tier 4i-certified, but if you are using your generator exclusively for emergency purposes, Tier 4i certification...

Cummins Power Generation has implemented a new diesel generator power output ratings category especially for data center applications. The Data Center Continuous (DCC) rating designates generator sets rated for unlimited hours of operation, with no restrictions on average...

When is a power plant not a power plant?  When it is a data center!  But to many pollution control agencies data centers look like power plants when they are evaluated by the amount of onsite power provided.  Larger data centers (> 20MW) may come across this situation when...

Many customers ask: Why does the Tier 4i-certified solution cost so much more than aftermarket non-certified compliant solutions? Many manufacturers provide products that reduce individual harmful pollutants from engine exhaust. Local requirements may necessitate reduced particulate matter (pm...

Here's a great story about how Cummins Power Systems, our distributor on the East Coast, went above and beyond the call of duty to provide assistance before and after Hurricane Sandy. The story, written by Blair Claflin, Director of Sustainability Communications at Cummins Inc., is posted...

Recently, the Uptime Institute asked Terry Seger from Cummins Power Generation to do a presentation on Tier 4 Emissions Solutions at their Fall Conference. More than 120 Uptime members attended Terry’s presentation, as well as members of...

We have all been confused over this topic at one point or another.  Just today I received an industry update and many engine manufacturers were announcing new EPA Tier 4 products for various equipment types (mining, trucking, etc…).  It reminded me about how stringent the Tier...

As we know, “DEF” is short for diesel exhaust fluid, but there are some other common names for DEF, such as “AUS32,” “AdBlue®,” “Urea,” “NOx reduction agent” and “catalyst solution.” Nonetheless, the storage and handling...