Summit Energy Systems Products

C30: High­ pressure Natural Gas Microturbine

33% smaller than equivalent generators. Offers ultra­low emissions and reliable electrical generation from raw natural gas.
  • Ultra­low emissions
  • One moving part – minimal maintenance and downtime
  • Patented air bearings – no lubricating oil or coolant
  • Integrated utility synchronization – no external switchgear(1)
  • Compact modular design allows for easy, low­cost installation
  • Multiple units easily combined – act as single generating source
  • Remote monitoring and diagnostic capabilities
  • Proven technology with tens of millions of operating hours
  • Various Factory Protection Plans available
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Can be paralleled up to 30MW of power


  • Rating: 30 kw
  • Electrical Efficiency LHV: 26%
  • Combined Heat And Power Efficiency: Up to 90%
  • Frequency: 50/60 Hz, Grid Connect 10­60 Hz, Stand Alone
  • Electrical Service: 3­Phase, 4­Wire
  • Width: 0.76 m (30 in)
  • Depth: 1.5 m (60 in)
  • Height: 1.8 m (70 in)
  • Weight: Grid Connect ­ 405 kg (891 lb); Dual Mode ­ 578 kg (1,271 lb)
  • Net Heat Rate LHV: 13.8 MJ/kWh (13,100 BTU/kWh)
  • Exhaust Temperature: 275ºC (530ºF)
  • Exhaust Gas Flow: 0.31 kg/s (0.68 lbm/s)

1. Nominal full power performance at ISO conditions: 59°F, 14.696 Asia, 60% RH
2. Height dimensions are to the roofline. Exhaust outlet can extend up to 7 inches above the roofline.
3. Specifications based on high pressure natural gas systems. Values may vary with other fuel types.

Specifications are not warrantied and are subject to change without notice.

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