Power Generation

Gas Generator Sets

Backed by decades of experience and complete system expertise, we provide reliable gas gensets for a wide variety of applications.

Industries and locations may vary, but the need for constant power never changes.

mtu gas-powered generator sets provide you with a continuous, economical, reliable and sustainable source of power. Utilizing natural gas, biogas or other gases, mtu generator sets feature cutting-edge technology that provide combined heat and power (CHP), as well as combined heat, power and cooling (CHPC) solutions. All of our gas gensets combine the highest performance with the lowest emissions in the 128 kWe - 2,535 kWe electrical power range.


Low lifecycle costs from extended maintenance intervals and reduced oil consumption.


Proven technology, with thousands of successful installations worldwide.


Low emissions, up to 50% less CO2 produced than by conventional power plants.


Supply guarantee if local grids fail or are unreliable.

Our gas generator set range

Our product portfolio covers gas gensets for 50 Hz markets up to 2,535 kWe and for 60 Hz markets up to 2,520 kWe.

Natural Gas

50 Hz: 250-2,535 kWe
60 Hz: 250-2,514 kWe
Our natural gas systems range from the Series 500 with a high degree of reliability, efficiency and flexibility, to the Series 4000, which features an extremely high power density and proven mechanical components.

Biogas and Other Gases

250-550 kWe
763-1,948 kWe
Our biogas generators range from the Series 500 with a high degree of reliability, efficiency and flexibility, to the Series 4000, which features extremely high-power density and proven mechanical components.

Natural Gas and Liquid Propane

60 Hz: 30-650 kWe
Standby power natural gas and liquid propane generators are exhaust optimized, ranging from 30 kWe to 650 kWe. Prime power natural gas gensets are also exhaust optimized and range from 130 kWe to 355 kWe.

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Whether you need continuous or standby power applications, we have optimum solutions for a range of requirements.

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The mtu Natural gas-powered Series 4000

Economical, sustainable, reliable and flexible. Power range 776 - 2,535 kWe (50Hz) / 762 – 2521kWe (60Hz)

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