Electric Power

  • Specs Summary
  • Fuel Type
    Natural Gas, Biogas, Coal Gas
  • Maximum Electrical Efficiency
    43.4%
  • Gas Standby Rating
    1200 ekW
  • Emissions/Fuel Strategy

CG170-12 Gas Generator Set

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 43.4%
  • Frequency 50 or 60 Hz
  • Gas Standby Rating 1200 ekW
  • rpm 1500

Engine Specification

  • Engine Model CG170-12
  • Bore 6.7 in (170 mm)
  • Stroke 7.7 in (195 mm)
  • Displacement 3240 in3 (53.1 L)
  • Aspiration TA

Generator Set Dimension

  • Length 235.0389 in (5970 mm)
  • Width 70 in (1778 mm)
  • Height 87 in (2210 mm)
  • Dry weight genset 28659.8 lb (13000 kg)

Generator Set Configurations