Capstone Receives UL Certification

Chatsworth-based Capstone Turbine, a developer of microturbine energy systems, said that its generators have received UL certification for its new 30-kilowatt product for hazardous oil and gas applications. The Underwriter Laboratories certification states that the product meets stringent standards for equipment placed in hazardous environments. The company is targeting its generator for offshore platforms and other hazardous areas for oil customers who need energy generators on site.