Power Generation Engines

High efficiency, maximum uptime and easy installation

The low cost of ownership with Volvo Penta diesel power comes from high efficiency engines that offer exceptional reliability for maximum uptime. Easy installation and worldwide support are also reasons why world leading generator set producers choose Volvo Penta. High quality with built-in reliability keeps the power production running.


Volvo Penta engines are designed for the most demanding commercial operations thinkable: powering heavy-duty trucks, all types of vessels at sea and of course gen sets. When you add long service intervals, quick service and low oil volume – you have a winning equation



Independent Power

At Volvo Penta we don’t build gensets. It’s our business to build and service engines made to optimize OEM’s designs. We are dedicated to the business success of our OEM partners, not to competing with them.

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 Any climate, any condition   

Any climate, any condition

Gensets powered by Volvo Penta engines supply the power for a scientific research station in Antarctica as well as an irrigation project in a Middle-East desert.

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Platform commonality


The same engine layout, same controls, same specs, same spare parts all over the world. Plus a wide range of optional equipment.

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 acceptance load  

Unmatched load acceptance


With Volvo Penta engines, you have access to the full power output the second you start up the machine. It fulfills G3 demand on all power nodes.

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   total cost of ownership  

Total cost of ownership

Fuel is the single largest cost item over the service life of a diesel engine. The superior fuel efficiency of Volvo Penta engines makes the big difference on your bottom line.

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