CG170-20 2000 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 2000 ekW 2000 ekW Less

Generator Set Specifications

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

Generator Sets Specifications

Maximum Electrical Efficiency 43.7% 43.7% Less
Maximum Standby Rating 2000 2000 Less
Frequency 50 / 60 Hz 50 / 60 Hz Less
RPM 1500 1500 Less

Engine Specifications

Engine Model CG170-20 CG170-20 Less
Displacement 3240.0 in³ 53.1 l Less
Aspiration TA TA Less
Bore 6.7 in 170.0 mm Less
Stroke 7.7 in 195.0 mm Less

Generator Set Dimensions

Length 294.0 in 7467.6 mm Less
Width 67.0 in 1710.0 mm Less
Height 86.0 in 2190.0 mm Less
Dry Weight - Genset 43651.1 lb 19800.0 kg Less

High Efficiency, Lower Operating Costs

Miller cycle timing with combustion chamber and spark plug improvement help on saving up to 15% fuel gas per year
CG170 (non-miller) is optimized for Island-Mode capability
Gearbox helps limit wear and tear on engine components, lowering operating costs and increasing availability

Low installation, Building and Operating Costs

Extended maintenance intervals thanks to sooth-free combustion and enlarged oil tank
Low fuel consumption due to improved combustion chamber and pre-chamber spark-plugs
Flexible fields of application also with fluctuating gas qualities due to Total Electronic Management (TEM)
Optimized oil management

Optimized Lubrication Consumption

Consumes up to 1900 liter less lube oil per year than comparable models
Longer lubricant change and oil change intervals

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