Monthly Archives: September 2012

20 Kilowatt Standby Generators

Standby home generators capable of producing a constant 20 kilowatts of electrical power are among the most popular generators available for home use. Installed in combination with the correct automatic transfer switch, they can supply enough power for homes that … Continue reading

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Choosing a Location for Standby Home Generator Installation

Choosing a location for your new standby generator is usually straightforward, but there are factors you must consider. A good location is one that allows the generator to operate efficiently and safely without endangering the lives of people living in … Continue reading

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Briggs & Stratton Portable Generators

An ideal time to buy a Briggs and Stratton generator is before you need one. Before you run into the difficult situation of being left without power at home or at your business, you may want to look into your … Continue reading

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Living Off Grid: The Ecogen Standby Generator

Producing your own electrical power has its own set of headaches. Cloudy weather with low levels of direct sunlight directly affect solar panel output, and low winds lower production from wind turbines. Periods during which both methods of power production … Continue reading

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The Generac Nexus Controller

Standby generators from Generac are equipped with the Nexus Controller, a state-of-the-art, digital controller that gives the generators a wide range of features. The controller handles a number of generator functions, including turning it on and off, monitoring safety sensors, … Continue reading

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