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A Generac GP 5500-Watt Portable Supplying Emergency Power During an Outage Following a Storm

Generac Portable Generator Starts Easy—Runs Strong after 20 Years

A Y2K Just-In-Case Purchase Becomes the Go-To Tool for Power Outages and Portable Electric Power Everyone has either heard a story like this or has one of their own to … Continue reading

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Quiet Connect Home Standby Generator by Cummins Power Generation

New for 2017: Cummins Quiet Connect Air-Cooled Home Standby Generators

Cummins Power Generation introduces four new home standby generator models to the Quiet Connect Series. Designed for residential homes, the Quiet Connect Air-Cooled Home Standby offers a range of updated … Continue reading

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A view of flooded homes from a helicopter with a National Guardsman in the open helicopter doorway.

Replacing your Home Standby Generator after a Flood

Flooding is a common, annual occurrence throughout the United States and few places are entirely immune. Tropical Storms and hurricanes can inundate an area with many inches of rain and … Continue reading

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Generac Protector Series

Generator Engines: Naturally Aspirated vs Turbocharged

As fuel efficiency and air quality standards take center stage in nearly every engine design, manufacturers look to increase efficiency and reduce emissions. Since it’s development, internal combustion engine designers … Continue reading

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Generac PowerPact 6518 showing automatic transfer switch with wiring whips for installation.

Generac PowerPact Replaces CorePower for Essential Emergency Power

Generac discontinued the CorePower standby generator system. The CorePower system was a 7000-watt, standby generator that ran on either natural gas or propane and included an automatic transfer switch with … Continue reading

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

Standby Generators Protect Your Home During Winter Power Outages

The winter of 2013-2014 was brutal for much of the United States. Several ice storms locked down the South and the East Coast, while the northern tier east of the … Continue reading

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