Jenbacher Type 6 (1622 - 4491 kW)

The result of continuous enhancements and extensive experience, GE's Jenbacher Type 6 gas engines are an advanced and reliable addition to our product line. Serving the 1.5 to 4.4 MW power range, the 1,500-rpm engine speed results in a high power density and low installation costs. In addition, the Type 6 pre-combustion chamber achieves maximum efficiency with low emissions. Proven design and optimized components enable a service life of 60,000 operating hours before the first major overhaul.

Features & Benefits

  • Offers highest efficiency in its power class of up to 46.6% el.
  • High-tech components maximize reliability
  • LEANOX* lean burn control ensures minimal emissions.
  • Modern engine concept increases service-friendliness.
  • High-power turbocharger allows optimal operation at higher air intake temperature and altitude


GE’s Jenbacher Type 6 gas engines can be designed as generator sets, cogeneration systems, or a container. Depending on customer specifications, a variety of heat sources and gas types can be incorporated to increase overall efficiency levels and reduce industrial emissions.

  • Applicable heat sources include engine cooling water, oil, mixture gas, and exhaust gas
  • Customers can dispose of environmental pollutants from landfills, and agriculture, chemical, and mining sites, while using the gases for power generation simultaneously
  • Applicable gas types include: natural gas, flare gas, propane, biogas, landfill gas, sewage gas, coal mine gas and other special gases (e.g., steel gas, wood, and pyrolysis gases)

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