General Electric LM1500

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Type Gas turbine
National origin United States
Manufacturer General Electric
Developed from General Electric J79

The General Electric LM1500 is an industrial and marine gas turbine produced by GE Aviation. The LM1500 is a derivative of the General Electric J79 aircraft engine series.

The LM1500 delivers 10,000 shaft horsepower (shp) (7,420 kW) with a thermal efficiency of 33 percent at ISO conditions.


Applications include marine propulsion, and industrial use at Dusty Lake Station.[1]

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  1. ^ Fuel Flexibility in GE LM Engines, by Mark Lipton, GE Energy on 12 Oct 2005. Retrieved February 16th, 2010.

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