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2014 Tropical Storm Risk Update

Prepare Now for the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season

The National Hurricane Center reminds us that the hurricane season is just a few months away, and the time to prepare for that season is now. Although the direct force … Continue reading

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Snow and Ice prediction by NWS for Georgia and Atlantic Coast

Generator Safety During Winter Storm Power Outages

As the United States records 2014 as one of the coldest and snowiest winters in recent memory, the number of winter-weather-related power outages may also be one for the records. … Continue reading

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Map showing snowfall prediction for the NE

Winter Storm Impacts South and Northeast States

By 9am Wednesday, the winter storm impacting the south had already accumulated more than 1/2 inch of ice in some areas. Ice accumulation rates of 0.1 inches per hour were … Continue reading

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A Generac 750 watt inverter that connects to a 12-volt battery and produces 115 volts.

Inverters: Electrical Power From Your Vehicle

We drive around in vehicles that produce quite a bit of power. Most of the power is mechanical and is used to propel the vehicle in whatever direction we want … Continue reading

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Generac Guardian Home Standby Generator

Generac Standby Generators for Homes and Businesses

Generac Power Systems began building generators in 1959 and over the last 55 years, they have become the largest manufacturer of residential standby generators in the world. The Generac standby … Continue reading

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New York City streets clogged with cars and drivers after a snowstorm.

On Vacation: Winter Road Travel

Winter. Cold, freezing rain, sleet, and snow. And while these characteristics might seem counter-intuitive to fun and good times, the opposite is often true. Skiing or snowboarding, snowmobiling, ice fishing, … Continue reading

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Winter road during a snowstorm. Image via Pixabay.com

Major Ice Storm Kills Power – Locks Down Central USA

A major ice storm is paralyzing a wide swath from Northern Texas through Kentucky and Tennessee and has made travel extremely hazardous. The blast of frigid air moving in behind … Continue reading

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Image by NASA of Hurricane Ingrid

2013 Hurricane Season Ends but Awareness Still Important

The June through November hurricane season has ended for 2013. Even though the season runs from June 1st through November 30th, hurricanes and other tropical cyclones can still form and … Continue reading

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Make Sure Your Generator is Ready for Winter

Winter brings colder temperatures and everything from ice storms to blizzards. Your standby or portable generator has to operate when you need it. In winter, that means starting and running … Continue reading

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Generac standby connected to automatic transfer swtich

You Ordered a Standby Generator – What Comes Next?

The last time you went without power you promised yourself it would never happen again. The decision was made and now you’ve taken action by ordering a new standby generator … Continue reading

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