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Power GridOff-the- Power Grid: Our Country’s Aging Power Infrastructure The idea of going off the grid is an idea that can be traced back at least as far as 1845 and Henry David Thoreau, the American existentialist, who in his search to simplify his life, spent two years in a cabin near Walden Pond in Massachusetts. Folks today often want to go off the grid not necessarily only to distance themselves from the concrete jungle that is modern society, but also to protect themselves against any one of a myriad dystopian futures where our country’s power grid shuts down. Now even though you
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The Blackout of 2003

The Blackout of 2003 Thirteen years ago this month, a titanic power outage swept across the eastern United States and part of Canada that affected 50 million people. The New York Stock Exchange was able to stay open because of backup generators, while the rest of the city suffered. Following an investigation, it turned out that overgrown trees had struck a power line triggering a series of problems that led to a chain reaction that resulted in a massive cascade of power outages. This is just another unfortunate anecdotal illustration of why a residential backup generator or commercial backup generator is becoming the
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Aging United States Power Grid Could Pose Problems In Near Future

POWER GRID COULD POSE PROBLEMS IN NEAR FUTURE Non-disaster power outages have increased in length and frequency, 124% to be precise, since the 1990s in the US nationwide compelling experts to ask the question: Are these extraordinary circumstances isolated incidents, or signposts of an ominous future? More than 500,000 people are affected DAILY by power outages across the country, and severe weather blackouts have doubled since 2003. The US power grid is still operating today with technology from the 1960s and 1970s, with ancient wiring and outdated transformers. Failing to modernize the grid may even affect the US position as a world superpower,
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Kohler Commercial Generators

KOHLER COMMERCIAL GENERATORS It’s Hurricane Season again this year, and you have decided to add a generator at your place of business. And considering Hurricane Season lasts from June 1st to November 30th, you still have time to install your new unit before the end of season, and hopefully before there is a significant weather event that knocks out power at your office. But which generator is best for you and your business?Buy A Commercial Backup Generator From Kohler Generators Just like shopping for a vehicle, there are many makes and models to choose from. One of the best manufacturers on the market,
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Hurricane Matthew

Hurricane Matthew 2016Hurricane Matthew is Devastating The damage to Florida this time could be “catastrophic.” That’s the type of word experts are using to describe Hurricane Matthew. It destroyed parts of Haiti leaving at least 264 people dead in its wake, as it headed toward Freeport in the Bahamas like a swirling locomotive. Evacuations have now topped 2 million residents, who may not have much to go back to when they return. In addition to the dead in Haiti, 2 more lives were lost in the Dominican Republic. This is a deadly storm. Matthew will make landfall in Florida as a Category 4
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Generator Maintenance, Generators

Home Generator Maintenance

Home Generator MaintenanceHome generator maintenance is one of our priority Next to having oil and gas in your unit, the singular MOST important part of owning a generator is making certain that you are keeping the unit within routine manufacturer maintenance guidelines. Having a well-designed and well-maintained power system is your best defense against the next power outage, where we stand with you for all your home generator maintenance services. Each model has different maintenance requirements, so each is slightly different. But they all have the same basic idea which is to do mandatory test runs that basically turn on the unit, and
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Backup Power Solutions, Generators

What’s the Best Home Generator to buy for your residence?

Best Whole Home GeneratorWhat’s the best whole home generator to buy? Who makes the best generator? The top three generator manufacturers in any order are: Kohler Generators Generac Generators Cummins Generators Kohler GeneratorsKohler Generators are  the most popular brand at FPS in terms of numbers sold. Kohler appears at the top of the list in generator ratings reviews. These particular units (20RESAL-200SELS) come with a composite hurricane safety enclosure that also functions as a noise dampening device. This unit can be programmed for monitoring online or from a smart device. This particular generator is the best whole home generator and it is “reliable,
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Backup Power Solutions, Generators

Home Backup Power Solutions

Home Backup Power SolutionsHome Backup Power Solutions There’s still one month of Hurricane Season. And winter is on its way. Having backup power at your home is the peace of mind, and feeling safe, secure, and powered up most importantly, in the case of any type of power outage. Don’t be left out in the dark or the cold in the coming winter months following a hurricane or winter storm because you didn’t purchase an electrical generator again this year. Installing a home generator will be the best power solution you can make as a homeowner. If you’re going to get a home