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gas engine

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(Automotive Engineering) a type of internal-combustion engine using a flammable gas, such as coal gas or natural gas, as fuel
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Noun1.gas engine - an internal-combustion engine similar to a gasoline engine but using natural gas instead of gasoline vaporgas engine - an internal-combustion engine similar to a gasoline engine but using natural gas instead of gasoline vapor
internal-combustion engine, ICE - a heat engine in which combustion occurs inside the engine rather than in a separate furnace; heat expands a gas that either moves a piston or turns a gas turbine
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Caption: GE's Jenbacher J624 model, shown here, is claimed to be the first two-stage, turbocharged gas engine in the world.
Algeria win for Clarke KNOWSLEY gas engine specialist Clarke Energy has clinched a signiicant supply contract in Algeria.
USPRwire, Mon Sep 21 2015] A gas engine is essentially an internal combustion engine that generates motive power by using a variety of natural gasses as fuel.
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The planter was donated to the Badger Steam & Gas Engine Club by the Curtis family of Lodi, Wisconsin.
1% electrical efficiency on its 10-megawatt (MW) gas engine platform in a test environment in Austria.
GE Power & Water's Distributed Power business has shipped its 33,000th gas engine since first production 90 years ago.
Summary: With more countries in Africa expanding their use of natural gas-fueled on-site power technologies to address their domestic energy demands, GE's Distributed Power business (NYSE:GE) today announced orders for eight trailer-mounted GE TM2500+ aeroderivative gas turbine-generators and the first Jenbacher gas engine project in Algeria.
The G3516 is a spark-ignited, gas engine specially designed to operate in commercial vessel applications.
Funk highlighted the company's recent strategic alliance with Minneapolis, Minnesota-based diesel engine remanufacturer Reviva to produce "drop-in" natural gas engines that utilize Omnitek's diesel-to-natural gas engine conversion kits for the widely utilized Navistar DT 466E and DT 530E heavy-duty truck engines as a convenient option for large fleets.
Today at Dubai's Al Qusais landfill a gas engine running on landfill methane produces all the power needs of the site and the municipality offices.
Offering a 3 per cent increase in gas compression compared to other machines in its class, a GE Waukesha gas engine, driving the largest gas compressor of its type in China, has entered full commercial operation at the Chongqing Gas Field.