Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Where is your manufacturing taking place?
A. CEGEN Green Energy units are manufactured by Noise Solutions Inc (USA) in Sharon PA and Alberta, Canada.
A. Class 1, Zone 2
- CSA C22.2 No. 145-11 => Electric motors and generators for use in hazardous locations. This standard is harmonized with the NEC and so it covers motors and generators in both Canada and the US.
- CSA C22.2 No. 14 => Industrial Control Equipment (for Canada); UL 508a => Industrial Control Panels (for the US).
Q. Current backlog?
A. Current backlog of manufacturing would mean that a PO today would be delivered in 14-16 weeks, including design and approval process.
Q. Delivery Schedule? (i.e. duration from PO to delivery on site)
A. 14-16 weeks for single unit. Multiple units would be manufactured in parallel with each, should have space for up to three units on the shop floor at any one time.
Q. QA practices
A. A full QA/QC manual will be included as an attachment.
Q. OEM warranty?
A. One-year Warranty.
Q. Can the installation be performed by our General Contractor, or do we have to use yours?
A. Your general contractors could be used, we would recommend we provide supervision for the first units.
Q. Control/switchgear specs?
A. This will be site design specific
Q. How can we minimize the impact on cost to support the CEGEN unit?
A. Depending on application, most installs do not need additional support. Larger cooler applications will be assessed by CEGEN’s engineering based on structure, wind and snow loads and if needed, seismic requirements.