The Association of Manufacturers and suppliers of Power Systems and ancillary equipment


The Technical committee has identified the big technical questions that tend to surface again and again and provided a detailed response to save you time and headaches.

If the answer to your questions is not covered below then Ask AMPS (If you have a question about Power Generation, AMPS has the answer)

The questions below are all clickable:

Questions on grid codes and embedded power

Questions on standards and directives

Questions on engines

Questions on fuel

Questions on emissions and noise

Questions on specifying a generating set


10 points to consider when specifying a generating set

The essential facts you need to know

Jargon Buster

The no-nonsense guide to all the technical jargon that matters

Member Directory

All current AMPS members in an easy to use directory

Are you a member? If you are a member, you can use this form to ask AMPS.

If you are not an AMPS member click here to find out more about how to join.