What is Power Generation and How Do Gems Products Support It?


Power generation or electricity generation is the process of generating electric power from sources of primary energy. Those sources include: heat (thermal) energy, wind energy, solar and chemical energy.

At Gems Sensors we have served the power generation industry for decades providing innovative sensors and controls solutions for demanding power generation applications.  From rugged pressure switches and transducers to reliable capacitive level sensors, Gems is a trusted partner for some of the world’s leading power generation equipment manufacturers.


But how do Gem’s products help generate power?

  • CAP-300-LeadWire_Angled_3-230x160 (1)Our CAP-300 Capacitive Level Sensor is compatible with coolants and is the ideal OEM solution for power generation. The CAP-300 is a compact level sensor that allows for maximum flexibility designed to sense liquid and harsh chemicals while ignoring foam, coating and condensation.
  • 3600-Group-w-ETCHED-LabelOur 3600 Series Electronic Pressure Switch offers great accuracy in rough environments and is factory or field programmable to serve demanding power generation applications.
  • xls-1-final-e1480521055790 (1)Our XLS-1 Ultrasonic Level Sensor utilizes unique ultrasonic sensing technology that helps it stand up to oil, harsh chemicals, shock and vibration.


Gems will be at the 2017 POWER-GEN International in Las Vegas, Nevada December 5-7. As the world’s largest Power Generation event, POWER-GEN International is the industry leader in providing comprehensive coverage of the trends, technologies and issues facing the generation sector. If you’re attending, stop by to see Gem’s products and speak to our experts in booth 1622.