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GE17 General Electric: 17kW and 20kW Generators


General Electric Generator - 17kW

State-of-the art power management technologies and advanced safeguarding features combine in our quiet, durable 17kW and 20kW standby generators to ensure that even the most sensitive electronics and appliances in your home remain powered up.

Key Features:

  • Automatic Start Up
  • Automatic Shut off
  • Powered by premium grade engines
  • Wireless Monitor
  • Electronic friendly
  • 5 year limited warranty
  • Hour Meter
  • Battery charger
  • Synthetic Oil


(CARB Compliant)
17kW1 20kW1
Fuel Type Propane (LP Vapor), Natural Gas (NG)
GE Power Management Whole House Symphony™ II Automatic Transfer Switch
Watts1 LP/NG 15,120 (LP)
13,608 (NG)
17,000 (LP)
15,300 (NG)
20,000 (LP)
18,000 (NG)
Engine 993cc 993cc 993cc
Commercial-Grade Vanguard™ V-Twin
Operation Fully Automatic
Voltage 120/240V AC, Single Phase, 1.0 pf
Amps (240V) 63 (LP), 57 (NG) 71 (LP), 64 (NG) 83.3 (LP), 75 (NG)
Alternator Brushed
Voltage Regulation Automatic
Full Pressure Lubrication Yes
Electronic Governor Maintains consistent 60 hz power for UPS applications
Fuel Consumption3(at ½ Load ) 56 ft3/hr,
1.5 gal/hr (LP)
134 ft3/hr (NG)
59 ft3/hr,
1.6 gal/hr (LP)
151 ft3/hr (NG)
69 ft3/hr,
1.9 gal/hr (LP)
160 ft3/hr (NG)
Weekly Exerciser Yes
Sound Rating 69.1dB(A) at 7 meters, 3600 RPM, per ISO 3744
Hour Meter Yes
Overcrank Protection Yes
Dimensions (L×W×H) 48" x 34" x 31"
Weight (Generator Only) 484 lbs. 484 lbs. 500 lbs.
Warranty2 Premium 5 Year Limited
Included Extras Each system includes a Whole House Symphony™ II switch, hour meter, battery charger, synthetic oil and basic wireless > remote monitor
Transfer Switches Package options include either a 100 Amp, 200 Amp or Dual 200 Amp/Split 400 Amp Whole Home Automatic Transfer Switch.

1 This generator is rated in accordance with UL (Underwriters Laboratories) 2200 (stationary engine generatorassemblies) and CSA (Canadian Standards Association) standard C22.2 No. 100-04 (motors and generators)
2 Warranty details available at
3 Fuel consumption rates are estimated based on normal operating conditions at ½ load. Generator operationmay be greatly affected by elevation and the cycling operation of multiple electrical appliances – fuel flowrates may vary depending on these factors.

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