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KOHLER® Industrial Power Systems: Total System Integration

January 30, 2023

Every detail down to the last bolt. This isn’t your typical power system. It’s a KOHLER® industrial power system—which means it’s designed, tested and manufactured with KOHLER components—including generators, transfer switches, paralleling switchgear, and controllers. But the best part? We...

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With Kohler Home Generators, Life Goes On

January 20, 2023

HOME GENERATORS Keep your power on — even when the power's out. In just 10 seconds, your KOHLER® generator can power your entire home, including AC, heat, sump pump and major appliances like your refrigerator and oven. Contact South Shore...

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Small Business Generator: How it Works

January 13, 2023

When the power goes out your generator does everything so that you don't have to. BEFORE THE POWER GOES OUT. Your automatic transfer switch (ATS) monitors the electricity coming from the utility. It's working 24/7 to protect your business. Power...

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Enhancing Generator Systems Reliability: Webinar Series

January 10, 2023

The reliability of a generator system is dependent on multiple factors. This 30 minute webinar will present the key factors necessary to ensure the highest degree of reliability in emergency power system design and application. It will explore strategies for...

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Five Reasons You Need a Generator

January 6, 2023

There’s no getting around it: Adding a generator to your home is a significant investment. Buffalo, NY was a great, but terrible example of what can happen when winter hits with a vengeance. Needless to say, you want to make...

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New Year’s Greetings

December 30, 2022

We hope calendar year 2022 was memorable for all the right reasons and leaves you with only life-long heart-warming memories. As the dawn of the new year approaches, we extend our best wishes for the same throughout 2023. It is...

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An Appreciative Happy Holidays Wish from All of Us

December 20, 2022

The holidays have arrived. As we write this, we continue to do our very best to meet and exceed your expectations. Simultaneously, our hearts are filled with Holiday joy, too many to itemize fully. One of our greatest joys is...

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Making Your Home Safe And Winter Storm-Ready with Generac Power Systems

December 14, 2022

Weather drives the majority of power outages in the U.S., and winter is prime time for ice, snow, wind and freezing temperatures to create hazardous conditions that lead to utility power failures. Without proper preparation, winter storms can also have...

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TutuChallenge for Friends of Jack Foundation

December 12, 2022

#TutuChallenge Friends of Jack Foundation It's the Friends of Jack Tutu Challenge! Our first time being involved and we're happy to join the fun. We challenge Jamie Liddell Derouen at Keller Williams Realty Cape Cod & Colonial Partners your tutu...

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Understanding Generator Reliability: Webinar Series

December 9, 2022

The reliability of a generator is strongly dependent on the interaction of the following factors: design, testing and operational requirements, operational history, inspections, maintenance and the personnel qualifications of operators. During this 30 minute interactive webinar, we’ll take an advanced...

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Designing Genset Solutions For Fire Pumps: Webinar Series

December 6, 2022

Having a reliable source of power for a building’s fire protection systems is critical for providing a safe environment. Therefore when it comes to supplying backup power to fire pumps, it’s crucial that required codes are properly understood and followed...

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Backup Power Generators Keep Community Government Running

November 28, 2022

You Need Power to Keep People Safe Standby generators ensure you have power to help serve and protect your communities. Generac generators can help you through planned projects or sudden emergencies. Generac offers: Scalability. Generac has generators for small needs...

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Backup Power Generators for Gas Stations

November 25, 2022

Gas Stations are a refuge for Drivers in a power outage During a power outage, gas sales increase. Whether people need gas to get to work, continue on a long road trip, or need a quick snack, they rely on...

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Warm Thanksgiving Wishes to You All

November 21, 2022

Our path to personal and professional success is paved by- and with- the quality souls with whom we have surrounded ourselves. And, we consider you a member of our extremely valued fraternity of customers, vendors, service providers, mentors, and friends....

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Backup Power for Grocery Stores During an Outage

November 14, 2022

As a grocery store owner, you take pride in offering customers a variety of fresh food. From produce to baked goods and snack foods, dairy to deli meat, you know how to store food for optional freshness. In addition to...

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KOHLER Small Business Generators for Backup Power

November 11, 2022

One of our most popular generators for backup power provides award-winning reliability and performance. When you lose power during an outage or storm, a hard-working 14/20 kW KOHLER® generator keeps your appliances working, the heat or AC running and your...

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GENERAC Industrial Power Generators Provide Backup for Manufacturing

November 8, 2022

The backbone of America relies on power generator manufacturers. Everything from vehicles to medical equipment to furniture to electronics to aerospace to pulp and paper mills to plastic molding, and so much more. When the power goes out due to...

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Generac Guardian Home Standby Generator for All Your Home's Large Appliances

October 31, 2022

Generac’s 26kW home standby generator can start all of your home’s large appliances, ensuring your home remains a sanctuary for you and your family. Compact with a powerful punch. Takes up to 68% less space, all while offering 2.6X more...

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KOHLER Generators are Like Magic

October 28, 2022

What makes our customers say their KOHLER Generator is “like magic”? The fact that they automatically turn on within 10 seconds of a power outage and allow you to continue living your life as if nothing happened. For more information,...

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Maintenance Tips for your Automatic Home Backup Generator

October 25, 2022

You invested in a Generac automatic home backup generator, and now you’re never without power. But just like a car, air-cooled backup generators need to be properly maintained to perform as intended. With power outages taking place daily throughout the...

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Why Kohler Generators?

October 25, 2022

Proven reliability. Fast, strong power for your entire home. You can trust a KOHLER generator — for good reasons. For more information, contact South Shore Generator Sales & Service.

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Home Generators Keep You Prepared for Winter Storms

October 19, 2022

WHEN TEMPERATURES DIP, WILL YOU BE READY? Weather drives the majority of power outages in the U.S., and winter is prime time for ice, snow, wind and freezing temperatures to create hazardous conditions that lead to utility power failures. Arranging...

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Home Residential Generators for Large or Custom Homes

October 12, 2022

Looking to back up your entire home, or more items than usual? Consider the Protector Series gaseous automatic backup generator line. These units powers essential appliances and modern technologies during power outages, allowing homeowners and their families to continue living...

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Best Whole House Generators - 4 Are Generac

October 3, 2022

Whether you have a large home or property and want to untie yourself from the grid, or simply want to keep more than only your essential appliances operating on a portable or standby generator that’ll eventually peter out a few...

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Why California Residents Suddenly Can't Charge Their Electric Vehicles

September 28, 2022

California is suffering from a collection of naturally-occurring hazards. Extensive droughts have affected the state considerably, leaving many local government leaders to issue energy-conservation notices. As the Labor Day weekend begins, traffic will be even more troublesome than ever for...

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What To Do And Not Do During A Hurricane

September 22, 2022

During a hurricane When a Watch is issued: This means storm conditions are possible and could reach your location within 48 hours or less. Although a watch does not guarantee your location will be hit, it’s still best to prepare...

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Top Tips for Home Generator Battery Maintenance

September 16, 2022

Unless you have owned a generator before, it’s likely you don’t know a lot about generator battery maintenance. Yet, this is an important part of battery ownership. To get the best performance and greatest longevity from your battery, you must...

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How Often Should I Change the Batteries on my Generator?

September 14, 2022

A common question asked by our customers is “how often should I change my portable generator batteries”? The batteries need to be changed between 24 and 36 months – every 2 to 3 years. In a lot of cases we...

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Business Generator Batteries Role & Maintenance

September 5, 2022

Batteries are an essential piece of a generator set. Numerous generator specialist co-ops report the most widely recognized explanation behind generator disappointment is a fizzled battery. This article will give data on styles of batteries accessible, battery association (numerous batteries),...

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The Importance of Proper Battery Maintenance

September 2, 2022

Sometimes it’s the smallest components or the ones that you take for granted that can be the most important pieces in the entire complex machine. This is especially true for generators. It may surprise you to learn that when a...

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Ideal Time to Install a Standby Generator is During New Home Construction

August 29, 2022

The new home construction process is the easiest and most affordable time to install a Generac standby generator. When it’s installed during the wiring of the house, it allows the homeowner to save substantially on installation costs. Add these savings...

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KOHLER Portable Generators: Stay Up to Date and Keep the Power On

August 22, 2022

Get instant power, anywhere. This beast can back up your home or power a campsite without breaking a sweat. Customize it to fit your needs. Pro-Grade Engine. This portable generator is powered by a KOHLER® Command PRO engine, designed for...

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Portable Generators for Home and Recreation

August 19, 2022

Get the power you need, when and where you need it. Generac’s portable power products let you take your power with you, wherever you want to go. From the smallest power inverters to 17,500 watt portable generators - among the...

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Diesel Mobile Generator: Quiet, Easy Power in a Compact Package

August 15, 2022

The MDG25IF4 mobile diesel generator from Generac Mobile provides three-phase 25kVA prime power in a compact cabinet. The new cabinet design enables maximum space and transport efficiency while making the generator easy to maneuver and tow. The Final Tier 4...

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Generators for Gas Stations During a Power Outage

August 8, 2022

During a power outage, gas sales increase. Whether people need gas to get to work, continue on a long road trip, or need a quick snack, they rely on gas stations to refuel their car and their stomachs. A gas...

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Backup Power for Restaurants: What Size Generator is Needed for a Restaurant?

August 2, 2022

Power outages happen at any time, without warning. Construction workers hit power lines, car accidents knock down power poles, and storms wipe out electricity. To keep your workers and diners safe, as well as to protect your investment, you must...

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Emergency Power Generators for Your Home During Severe Hot & Cold Weather

July 26, 2022

Any kind of weather can interrupt the fragile chain of electricity connecting your house to the power station. The right home generator can keep all of your essential and favorite electronic items working. Emergency Power A home generator can keep...

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Industrial Generators for Industrial Applications

July 18, 2022

Generac generators provide innovative power solutions for a variety of commercial, industrial and life critical applications. Diverse generator options, high-tech mobile products as well as cutting-edge transfer switches and accessories complementing a distinguished product cataloge ensure power is always available,...

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Installing a Generator in Your Apartment Building? Here's What You Need to Know

July 12, 2022

Owners of countless residential buildings in even unaffected areas are rethinking their game plans when it comes to installing backup generators and relocating existing mechanical equipment. Taking on such a project is no easy task. Here is some insight and...

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Power Generators for Construction Sites

July 7, 2022

If you are a construction contractor, the electricity you need to power all your equipment is not readily available. A renovation project needs electricity, but you do not have access to it. Portable generators are the best option. The size...

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Generators for Healthcare: Two Natural Solutions

July 1, 2022

Two Natural Solutions Bi-Fuel is a great option for healthcare facilities because it provides the best of both worlds. You meet the on-site fuel requirements of NEC 700 and NFPA 110 because you have a diesel storage tank, but obtain...

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Emergency Backup Power Systems in Assisted Care Facilities Ensure Safety and Comfort

June 27, 2022

It’s no secret our population is getting older. Projections by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation indicate that by 2030, global female life expectancy will be 85.3 years and male life expectancy will be 78.1 years. This means more...

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South Shore Generator Sales & Services: 2022 Best Places To Work Honoree

June 24, 2022

South Shore Generator Sales & Service 2696 Cranberry Hwy #A, Wareham 508-295-7336 eclark@ssgen.com www.ssgen.com Company Culture: Employees’ opinions and ideas are often requested so the company can improve business processes and the way we work. This makes the team feel...

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Standby Power for Restaurants

June 21, 2022

When people want to unwind and don’t feel like cooking, they come to local restaurants to enjoy a good meal and maybe a few drinks. You can be that place to unwind during a power outage if you have a...

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Sizing a Generator for a Commercial Building

June 17, 2022

Whether it’s a home or office, consistency in power supply is a must. Particularly when you’re running the business in a commercial building, installing a good generator is a crucial part of your entire business plan. Commercial Vs. Residential Generator:...

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Business Continuity: Is Your Business Ready?

June 13, 2022

A business continuity plan is essential for all companies. When your business’ ability to operate is compromised, it can cost you money. Lost revenues plus extra expenses can seriously deplete profits. And while your insurance may cover your losses, it...

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Prepare for Hurricane Season

June 13, 2022

Creating and carrying out your hurricane preparedness plan doesn’t have to be complicated. Here are some tips to help you create a plan that works for your household. 1. Determine Your Risk The first step in preparing for any storm...

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Be Prepared for Hurricane Season

June 7, 2022

Hurricanes are dangerous and can cause major damage from storm surge, wind damage, rip currents and flooding. They can happen along any U.S. coast or in any territory in the Atlantic or Pacific oceans. Storm surge historically is the leading...

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Kohler Air-Cooled, Three-Phase Generator for Light Commercial Use

May 26, 2022

Kohler® Generators offers an air-cooled, three-phase generator specifically designed for businesses seeking a more economical, space-saving alternative to traditional liquid-cooled, three-phase generators. The KOHLER 14/20 kW provides award-winning performance and dependability in a smaller, budget-friendly design. An air-cooled, three-phase generator...

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Generators Case study: How one local business weathered a widespread power outage a few years ago

May 23, 2022

Where were you when the lights went out that March a few years ago? If you’re like many people, during that storm you were at home. Eventually, when the lack of power at home was too much and went out...

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Generator Products

Whether your need is to power your business to keep on your production schedule or your home to keep your family safe and sound;.South Shore Generator has the product diversity to meet all of your generator requirements. We are proud to sell and service generators from 2kW to 2000kW single set units and up to as large as 100MW utilizing Generac's innovative Modular Power Systems (MPS).

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