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Emergency Preparedness Information
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Implement Your 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season Emergency Plan Now

Time is running short to finalize preparations for the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season. As Hurricane Alex proved in January, a hurricane can form at any time of year. Born out … Continue reading

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Hurricane Get Ready

Prepare Now for the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season

The official start of the Atlantic Hurricane Season is June 1, but as we’ve already seen this year with Hurricane Alex which formed in January, hurricanes and tropical cyclones can … Continue reading

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Portable Generators
The Electric Start GP Portable Series from Generac

On The Job Power: Portable Generators for Commercial Use

Portable generators bring electrical power anywhere it is needed. From job sites to emergencies to outdoor events, these work horses put in long hours and provide economical, reliable power for … Continue reading

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Generator Information
Generac Power Management Module PMM and Starter Kit 6199

Transfer Switch Importance in Standby and Portable Generator Systems

An important component of any generator system for backup power to a building that relies on an electric utility for its main source of power is the transfer switch. Transfer … Continue reading

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Five Small Portable Generators for Power to Take Anywhere You Go

Too often, the portable generator is envisioned as a large, heavy power tool that isn’t very portable unless you’re only moving it from the garage to the driveway. Most people … Continue reading

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Power Outage Tips
A Kohler Standby Generator and Automatic Transfder Switch

Preparing Meals During an Extended Power Outage

We live with electricity every day and don’t think about it very much. At one time it seemed almost miraculous. Now, most of us take it for granted. Then the … Continue reading

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Portable Generators
Generac general purpose 8000 watt portable generator

Use Generators Safely for Emergency Power During Winter Storm Outages

Just over two years ago, Hurricane Sandy roared up the coast and left millions in the dark. Most power outages took crews about a week to restore power. Others were … Continue reading

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Generac Portable iX Series iX2000

Six Portable Generator Features to Consider Before Purchase

A portable generator might be a convenience, a necessity, or a lifesaver, depending on the situation. Very often, they serve multiple purposes on job sites, camping trips, and around the … Continue reading

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Hurricane Arthur impacts the USA Coast over the Noth Carolina Outer Banks.

Quiet 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season Gives USA a Break

The 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season ended on November 30. As predicted by several agencies including The National Hurricane Center, The University of Colorado, and Tropical Storm Risk, the Atlantic Hurricane … Continue reading

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Portable Generators
The New York State Thruway South of Buffalo, NY with more than two feet of snow on an impassible road.

Is Your Portable Generator Ready for Winter Storms?

Winter storms have already begun to bury parts of the Northeast. This week alone, Buffalo, New York had already received about five and half feet of snow, with another two … Continue reading

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