Electric Power

  • Specs Summary
  • Fuel Type
    Natural Gas, Biogas, Coal Gas
  • Maximum Electrical Efficiency
    36.4%
  • Gas Standby Rating
    1041 ekW
  • Emissions/Fuel Strategy

Gas Generator G3516A

From natural gas-fueled combined heat and power (CHP) systems and emergency power for facilities, to renewable biogas energy to support the local grid, or electricity generated from coal mine gases, Caterpillar has a wide range of reliable gas power solutions.

Gas Generator Sets Specification

  • Fuel Type Natural Gas, Biogas, Coal Gas
  • Maximum Electrical Efficiency 36.4%
  • Maximum Standby Rating 1000 kw
  • Frequency 50/60Hz
  • Gas Standby Rating 1041 ekW
  • rpm 1200/1500rpm

Engine Specification

  • Engine Model G3516A
  • Bore 6.7 in (170 mm)
  • Stroke 7.5 in (190 mm)
  • Displacement 4210 in3 (69 L)
  • Aspiration TA

Generator Set Dimension

  • Length 193 in (4913 mm)
  • Width 68 in (1736 mm)
  • Height 76 in (1940 mm)
  • Dry weight genset 27670 lb (12549 kg)

Generator Set Configurations

Standard Equipment

Air Inlet

Control Panels

Cooling

Exhaust

  • Dry exhaust manifolds, insulated and shielded

Fuel system

Generator

  • SR4B
  • Caterpillar's Digital Voltage Regulator (CDVR) with 3-phase sensing and KVAR/PF control
  • Anti-condensation space heater
  • Permanent magnet excitation

Starting/Charging

  • 24V starting motors

General

  • Paint - Caterpillar Yellow except rails and radiators gloss black
  • Crankshaft vibration damper and guard
  • Operation and maintenance manuals
  • Parts book

Optional Equipment

Air Inlet

  • Air inlet adapters

Control Panels

Cooling

  • Inlet/Outlet connections

Exhaust

  • Flange
  • Exhaust expander
  • Elbow
  • Flexible fitting
  • Muffler and spark-arresting muffler with companion flanges

Fuel System

Generator

  • Low voltage extension box
  • Cable access box
  • European bus bar
  • Generator air filter

Start/Charging

  • Battery charger
  • Oversized battery
  • Jacket water heater
  • Battery with cable and rack (shipped loose)
  • Charging alternator

General

  • Engine barring group
  • EEC D.O.I and other certifications
  • Crankcase explosion relief valve