Please contact Steve Agan at BCEW to schedule a training session.
Director of Business Development
Phone: 1(866) 938-8200 x 319
Rule 1470 for SCAQMD Effective 1-1-13
We are into 2013 and the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) 1470 rule changes are in effect. Diesel Particulate Filters (DPFs) are required on emergency standby engines at certain locations. The new rule requires Tier 4 Particulate Matter level after treatment for some engines that are closest to sensitive receptors . The distance requirement is 50 meters from a sensitive receptor (100 meters from a school) and measured from the engine exhaust stack to the property line of the receptor.
Register for BCEW's Technical Data to Access a Library of Information
Register today for BCEW technical data base to access an extensive selection of specification sheets and drawings in Adobe Acrobat format. Logically organized, each section directs you to the specific model generator, transfer switch, etc. and lists all of the associated accessories. You can download specification sheets, dimensional drawings, wiring diagrams, and schematic drawings.
Guide to Delivering Gas to Gas Fueled Generator Sets
Gas is a common choice of fuel for standby generator sets. The two types of gas used are Natural Gas (NG) or Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG). To ensure proper operation the gas piping must be installed correctly.
Power outages have increased 124 percent since 1990. As many as 500,000 customers in the United States experience a power outage every single day, and the grid runs with half the capacity margin it had only 20 years ago.