Gas Generator G3512H

Product Description

From natural gas to biogas, coal mine gases, or hydrogen fuel blends to support combined heat and power (CHP), emergency power, and local grid support applications, Caterpillar has a wide range of reliable gas power solutions.

Generator Set Specifications

Continuous Rating
1515 ekW / 1505 ekW @1.0pf
Fuel Type
Natural Gas, Hydrogen Blend (up to 25%)
Maximum Electrical Efficiency
50 / 60 Hz
1500 rpm

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
Governor Type

Generator Set Dimensions

Dry Weight - Genset

Standard Equipment

  • Air Inlet
    • Package Mounted Air Cleaner with service indicator
  • Cooling
    • Jacket water and SCAC thermostats
    • 2nd Stage CAT Flange
    • ANSI Class 150 JW Connection
    • Engine driven pumps for jacket water and aftercooler cooling
  • Control Panels
    • Dedicated customer wiring terminals
  • Control Panel
    • EMCP4.3
  • Exhaust
    • Dry exhaust manifolds insulated and shielded
    • Center section cooled turbocharger with Cat flanged outlet
  • Generator
    • High efficiency low voltage Cat generator, permanent magnet excitation, digital regulation, IP23 water ingress protection, & form wound construction.
  • Starting/charging
    • Electric Starter
  • General
    • Paint - Caterpillar Yellow except rails and radiators gloss black
    • Crankshaft vibration damper and guard

Optional Equipment

  • Air Inlet
    • Mounting brackets and piping
    • Air cleaner with precleaner
  • Control Panels
    • Remote annunciator
  • Circuit Breakers
    • Frame mounting circuit breaker orientation
    • 2500A 3-pole IEC rated circuit breakers
    • Rear Mounted Circuit Breaker
    • 3000A/3200A/4000A UL100% Rated Masterpact circuit breaker (60 Hz only)
    • LSI Long-Time, LSI-P Long-Time, LSIG Long-Time, LSIG-P Long-Time,
  • Control Panel
    • Language Options
    • Cable Shroud Location
    • Engine failure relay
    • Discrete I/O module, 12 digital points, 8 'Form C' relay
    • 16 point/32 light annunciator with NFPA99-110/CSA282 configuration
    • Empty Upper Box Right/Left
    • Local Alarm module
    • Synchronization module
    • Cat Connect: Ethernet, satellite, or cell telematics
    • Local/Remote PC Monitorring
    • Right/Left/Rear Extension Box
  • Cooling
    • Remote radiator for JW and SCAC circuits
    • 220V (50Hz), 240V (60Hz), 480V (60Hz) JW heater
  • Exhaust
    • Flexible fitting [305mm x 305mm (12in. X 12in.)] w/ 12 bolt-flanges
    • 406mm (16in.) sparking-arresting muffler with companion flange
    • Exhaust expander [250mm-329mm (10in-12in)]
    • 305mm (12 in.) flange
    • Muffler options
    • Elbow exhaust
  • Fuel System
    • 1/2" NPT gas train conduit connectors
    • 3, 0-100kPag 4-20mA gas train pressure sensors
    • Fuel Filter
    • Gas knockdown regulators
  • General
    • Digital Diagnostic tool
    • US Aid emblem
  • Generator
    • Generator air filter
    • Manual voltage control
    • Cable access box
    • RTD Monitorring
    • Bearing temperature detectors
  • Governing System
    • ADEM A4 4-20mA (0-5V) speed input
  • Starting/charging
    • Battery with cables and rack
    • 24V Starting motors
    • 20A, 24VDC battery charger
    • 45A, 24V charging alternator (requires engine driven pumps)
    • Jacket water heater
  • Grid Code Compliance
    • 60 Hz: USA
    • 50 Hz: Germany, Great Britain, Belgium, Romania, Italy, Ireland, Poland, Netherlands, Spain, France, and European Standard