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Generac Continues Leadership in Spark Ignited Solutions through Expansion of 350 kW

2/1/2014

Generac Continues Leadership in Spark Ignited Solutions through Expansion of 350 kW
Generac is pleased to announce the introduction of our 350 kW natural gas standby/prime generator set.
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The Better Bi-Fuel™ Solution

10/1/2013

The Better Bi-Fuel™ Solution
Generac’s commitment to provide its dealers and customers with the best available products and technologies is taking another leap forward with the expansion of the company’s Bi-Fuel™ product offering.
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7x24 Exchange Spring Conference

4/29/2014

7x24 Exchange Spring Conference
Generac Industrial Power will be exhibiting at the spring 2014 7x24 Exchange Conference, June 1 - 4, at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, Fla.
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Why Generac’s Earning Report Matters to You

9/10/2014

Why Generac’s Earning Report Matters to You
Generac’s positive earnings in the Commercial and Industrial markets are a win for you as well as Generac.
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Generac Generators Available for BIM Software

1/20/2015

Generac Generators Available for BIM Software
Generac has created 3D commercial generator models specifically for Building Information Modeling (BIM) software programs.
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Generac Expands & Enhances Industrial Product Portfolio

3/17/2015

Generac Expands & Enhances Industrial Product Portfolio
Generac Industrial Power has revamped its large kW product line with three new power generators, and a new integrated paralleling control. Additionally, two existing models received system upgrades, improving performance, functionality, and competitiveness.
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Generac Power Systems Earns Frost & Sullivan’s Company of the Year Award

6/2/2015

Generac Power Systems Earns Frost & Sullivan’s Company of the Year Award
Generac receives honors for contribution to the North American Natural Gas Generator Set Industry
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Generac City—The Trusted Destination for Industrial Power Solutions

8/20/2015

Generac City—The Trusted Destination  for Industrial Power Solutions
When you’re working on a project and want to know whether Generac has completed a similar project, you can go to Generac City--a dynamic and interactive software application designed specifically for engineers and contractors.
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Enhancements and Expansion of Diesel Nodes Provide Ease of Use, More Application Flexibility

10/27/2015

Enhancements and Expansion of Diesel Nodes Provide Ease of Use, More Application Flexibility
Many companies are looking to harden their facilities and each requires unique backup/standby solutions. To provide engineers and contractors with more options to meet these needs, Generac is launching a new 1750kW Industrial Diesel Generator.
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New 500kW Spark-Ignited Generator Set Expands Natural Gas Offering

12/17/2015

New 500kW Spark-Ignited Generator Set Expands Natural Gas Offering
The demand for larger, natural gas-powered products continues to grow both domestically and internationally. To meet this growing need, Generac unveiled its new 500kW natural gas gen-set.
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Diesel Power Combined with the Benefits of Natural Gas

3/23/2016

Diesel Power Combined with the Benefits of Natural Gas
As a result of providing the power of diesel with the many environmental benefits of natural gas, Generac has seen an increase in the interest and installation of its Bi-Fuel™* generators, largely due to their many advantages.
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Codes & Standards: Hospital Emergency Power Design Considerations Part 2

6/23/2016

Codes & Standards: Hospital Emergency Power Design Considerations  Part 2
This multi-part article is designed to help engineers, contractors, and other specifiers understand the stringent requirements for hospitals—as people’s lives are on the line when the power goes out. In Part 2, Generac will highlight Separation of Circuits and Disconnect at Point of Entry.
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A Healthcare Install in Action

3/23/2016

A Healthcare Install in Action
Located in Hamilton, Bermuda, construction of the acute care hospital wing was completed in 2013 and includes 2 x 1600kW diesel generators. One year after construction, Hurricane Gonzalo hit Bermuda...
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Customers Turning to Natural Gas Generators

6/23/2016

Customers Turning to Natural Gas Generators
With the high demand of connectivity and dependability in our 24/7/365 world, combined with an intense focus on being ‘green’, customers are demanding more from their standby power solutions. An obvious solution is a natural gas generator or natural gas MPS generator.
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West Valley Detention Center Upgrades to a Medium Voltage Solution

12/17/2015

West Valley Detention Center Upgrades to a Medium Voltage Solution
The West Valley Detention Center (WVDC) opened in 1991 and is one of the largest county jails in the State of California. More than 600 civilians work at the facility.
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Case Study: Red Ventures Gains the Reliability, Scalability of MPS

10/27/2015

Case Study: Red Ventures Gains the Reliability, Scalability of MPS
Today’s global marketplace requires many businesses to be able to operate 24/7/365. This was the case for Red Ventures, the country’s largest technology-enabled platform for growing sales and marketing businesses.
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Enhancements to Power Design Pro™ Improve Functionality and Integrate Cloud Storage Capabilities

6/2/2015

Enhancements to Power Design Pro™  Improve Functionality and Integrate Cloud Storage Capabilities
Enhancements to Power Design Pro™ Improve Functionality and Integrate Cloud Storage Capabilities
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Study for Department of Defense Suggests that the US Natural Gas Infrastructure Could be Considered Onsite Storage

3/17/2015

Study for Department of Defense Suggests that the US Natural Gas Infrastructure Could be Considered Onsite Storage
Federal, state, and local regulations, and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) codes require backup power systems to have onsite fuel storage for safety and security purposes.
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Top 10 AHJ Points of Confusion - Part 1 of 2

9/10/2014

Top 10 AHJ Points of Confusion - Part 1 of 2
Generac has created a Top 10 list so that during an inspection, you can be prepared to address these issues.
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Requirements of Critical Operations Power Systems (COPS) - Part 2

1/20/2015

Requirements of Critical Operations Power Systems (COPS) - Part 2
This article is a continuation of the article from the previous issue of PowerConnect regarding the requirements of Critical Operations and Power Systems (COPS).
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Generac Relaunches 800 kW to 2 MW Generators

10/31/2014

Generac Relaunches 800 kW to 2 MW Generators
Generac is relaunching its new single-engine generators from 800 kW to 2 MW, and multi-megawatt integrated onboard paralleling systems.
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New Paralleling Options Boost Application Flexibility

3/1/2014

New Paralleling Options Boost Application Flexibility
Generac is providing Modular Power Systems (MPS) enhancements for: Off-Board Paralleling, Large Diesel Products, and Multiple Breakers.
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Symbiont Partners with Generac and Wolter

7/22/2014

Symbiont Partners with Generac and Wolter
Businesses that operate wastewater treatment systems deal with a lot of variability in the wastes coming into the system. At the same time, the effluent discharged into streams, lakes and other bodies of water must be incredibly consistent and meet appropriate limits to protect fragile eco-systems.
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The Value of Offering Design Flexibility

5/28/2014

The Value of Offering Design Flexibility
Now that Generac provides single-engine diesel generators up to 2 MW, it’s more important than ever to remind customers of the variety of ways they can achieve the backup power capacity they need. Maybe they require a single engine generator, and if so, Generac can certainly provide it.
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Move Projects Forward with GE’s New Financing Program

6/23/2014

Move Projects Forward with GE’s New Financing Program
Move Projects Forward with GE’s New Financing Program GE Capital Equipment Finance teams with Generac to provide loan and lease financing options for commercial and industrial end-users.
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Download Archive

December 2012
Redesign of 400-600kW Diesel Products | University of Utah Install is MPS Showpiece | New Spark Ignited Engines Mean Longer Life | IBC 2009 and 2012 Seismic Certification

December 2011
Code Changes Difficult to Interpret | Power-Gen International | EGSA Testing Requirements | Emergency Systems Webcast

April 2011
CCI Improvements | Power Design Pro Enhancements | Product of the Year Award | Case Study - Peak 10 | 2011 Engineering Symposium

November 2010
Gaseous Fuel Genset | Power Design Pro Enhancements | Generac Wins CSE Award | POWER-GEN in Orlando | Case Study - College of William & Mary | Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel FAQ’s

July 2010
Generator Reliability | Case Study: Gordon Food Service | Selecting Breakers for Fire Pumps | Engineering Power Symposium | Dan Barbersek at EGSA Conferenece

April 2010
Application Engineering Group | Generac Engineering Symposium | Republic Bank and Plaza Case Study | GENprotect Defends in Two Ways | Experience the Power Demo Trailer

December 2009
Introducing Generac Industrial Power | Power Design Pro | E2E: New EPA Requirements

August 2009
Generac Complies with New EPA Regulations | The Generac 2009 Engineering Symposium | Coosa Valley Medical Center Case Study

June 2009
Generator Sizing Pitfalls | Engineer to Engineer (E2E) | Case Study

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