CG260-12 3000 kW

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Overview

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.

Generator Sets Specification

Units:
Maximum Continuous Rating 3000 ekW @1.0pf 3000 ekW @1.0pf Less

Generator Set Specifications

Fuel Type Natural Gas, Coal Gas Natural Gas, Coal Gas Less

Generator Sets Specifications

Maximum Electrical Efficiency 43.9% 43.9% Less
Maximum Standby Rating 3333 ekW 3333 ekW Less
Frequency 60 Hz 60 Hz Less
RPM 900 rpm 900 rpm Less

Engine Specifications

Engine Model CG260-12 CG260-12 Less
Displacement 12443.0 in³ 203.9 l Less
Aspiration TA TA Less
Bore 10.2 in 260.0 mm Less
Stroke 12.6 in 320.0 mm Less

Generator Set Dimensions

Length 315.0 in 8000.0 mm Less
Width 105.0 in 2660.0 mm Less
Height 110.0 in 2794.0 mm Less
Dry Weight - Genset 89617.0 lb 40649.6 kg Less

High Reliability

High Availability, High Profitability

Optimized Lubrication Consumption

CG260-12 Standard Equipment

Air Inlet
  • One-element single-stage air cleaner with enclosure and sevice indicator
  • Turbocharger with a water-cooled bearing case for all cylinder

Control Panels
  • TEM (Total Electronic Management)

Cooling
  • flange connections for JW inlet and outlet
  • Jacket water and SCAC thermostats
  • Electrical jacket water and aftercooler coolant pump

Exhaust
  • Exhaust waste gate for the CG132B-16
  • Closed crankcase ventilation system

Fuel system
  • Independently controlled cylinder monitoring and ignition system
  • Electronic fuel metering valve
  • Pre-chamber spark plugs

Generator
  • Busbar connections
  • closed-coupled generator result in no torque transmission to the base frame
  • Anti-condensation space heater
  • Reactive droop
  • 3-phase sensing and KVAR/PF control
  • grid code generator
  • Winding temperature detectors

Starting/Charging
  • 24V starting motors
  • Battery disconnect switch

General
  • Crankshaft vibration damper and guard

CG260-12 Optional Equipment

Cooling
  • CHP skid

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