To fulfill our commitment to be the leading supplier and preferred service provider in the Power Generation Industry, the Central Power Systems & Services team maintains up-to-date technology and information standards on Power Industry changes, regulations and trends. As a service, our Information Sheets are circulated on a regular basis, to existing and potential Power Customers to maintain awareness of changes and developments in engineering standards, electrical codes, and technology impacting the Power Generation Industry.

Generator Information Sheets

  • Importance of Grounding Standby Generator Systems
  • Lubrication Oil Make-up Systems
  • Generators in Oil and Gas Applications
  • Agricultural Applications for Generator Sets
  • Bi-Fuel Natural Gas & Diesel Generator Systems
  • Trouble Shooting Diesel Generator Sets
  • Gas Scrubbers for Gaseous Fueled Generator Sets
  • Importance of Clean Diesel Fuel Supply for Generator Systems
  • Water Separators for Diesel & NG Generator Systems
  • Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Emissions with Diesel Generator Systems
  • Alternator Winding Temperature Rise in Generator Systems
  • Exhaust Emission After-treatment Devices for Generator Set Systems
  • The Importance of Maintaining a Generator’s Cooling System
  • The Effects of Power Factor On An Electrical System
  • Battery Charging Systems Recommended for Standby Generator Sets
  • Maintenance of Generator Set System Batteries
  • EPA Emissions Standards for NON - Emergency Standby
    Diesel Generator Sets
  • EPA Emissions Standards for Emergency Standby Diesel Generator Sets
  • Types of ATS’s and Application in Generator Set Systems
  • Monitoring Systems for Generator Set Systems
  • Coolant Fluid Options for Generator Set Systems
  • Guide to Delivering Gas to Gas Fueled Generator Sets
  • Vibration Isolation used on Engine Generator Sets
  • (IBC) 2000, 2003 and 2006 for Generator Systems in Areas of Seismic Activity
  • Cold Climate Considerations for Generator Sets
  • Thermal Imaging Tests on Generator Set Systems
  • Engine Block Heaters for Generator Sets
  • Testing Standby Generator Sets - Resistive Versus Reactive
  • Service Entrance - Rated Transfer Switch
  • Differences Between 80% and 100% - Rated Circuit Breakers
  • Considering Instantaneous Voltage Drop Versus Sustained Voltage Drop
  • The Effect of Power Factor On An Electrical System
  • Concrete Platforms and Mounting Arrangements for Generator Systems
  • UPS Power Systems with Generator Sets
  • The Paralleling of Generator Systems- Basics, Applicable UL Codes and When to Use
  • Wet Stacking and How to Avoid It
  • Ground-Fault Circuit Interrupters
  • Short Circuit and Overload Protection Devices Within an Electrical System
  • Three Cycle vs. Series Rated Automatic Transfer Switches
  • The Key to Standby Generator System Reliability: Planned Maintenance
  • Sound Attenuation of Generator Sets
  • When Should the Neutral be Switched
  • Stationary Generators Covered by UL 2200
  • Protected Above Ground Tanks for Flammable & Combustible Liquids