On the strength of the increasing demand for onsite power, Kohler Power Systems recently signed a supply and market development agreement with Bowman Power Systems Limited that will allow the company to distribute high-efficiency, low-emission microturbine power generation systems in the United States.

Under the terms of the agreement, Kohler, Wis.-based company will begin marketing a full range of Southampton, U.K.-based Bowman’s microturbine-based combined heat and power systems in North America in the fourth quarter of 2002. The systems will carry the Kohler brand name.