Code Quiz: Ampacity of Generator Conductors

NEC guidelines on determining the minimum ampacity of the conductors from the generator terminals to first distribution device containing overcurrent protection

Excluding any exception(s), what is the minimum ampacity of the conductors from the generator terminals to first distribution device containing overcurrent protection?

A. Not less than 100% of the nameplate current rating of the generator.

B. Not less than 115% of the nameplate current rating of the generator.

C. Not less than 125% of the nameplate current rating of the generator.

D. Not less than 135% of the nameplate current rating of the generator.

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