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Hurricane Safety Tips During a Power Outage

May 31, 2023

How do you plan to make the best of what could be a stressful situation? ANTICIPATING A POWER OUTAGE There is something primitive to living through a power outage. No power means slowing life down by living in candlelight, self-entertaining....


NOAA predicts a near-normal 2023 Atlantic hurricane season

May 29, 2023

El Nino, above-average Atlantic Ocean temperatures set the stage NOAA forecasters with the Climate Prediction Center, a division of the National Weather Service, predict near-normal hurricane activity in the Atlantic this year. NOAA’s outlook for the 2023 Atlantic hurricane season,...


South Shore Generator Sales & Service, Inc. Acquires Baystate Generator LLC

May 25, 2023

May 22, 2023 In a recent acquisition, Eric Clark and Bernadette Braman, co-owners of South Shore Generator Sales & Service, Inc. have purchased Baystate Generator LLC. The acquisition brings together two of the areas family owned and operated generator sales...


NOAA to announce 2023 Atlantic hurricane season outlook

May 24, 2023

NOAA will issue its outlook for the 2023 Atlantic hurricane season during an in-person news conference on Thursday, May 25 at the NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction in College Park, Maryland. Leaders at the Department of Commerce and...


Keep the Power On and Basements Dry

May 23, 2023

Kohler’s home improvement expert Ed Del Grande has advice on keeping basements dry and the power on during summer’s stormy weather in this podcast show. For more information, contact South Shore Generator Sales & Service today.


Reasons To Buy A Standby Generator

May 15, 2023

One of the most common questions we receive is, “when should I buy a generator?” The short answer: now. Let’s dive into why planning ahead and purchasing your generator as soon as possible is always a smart idea. WHY TO...


How Standby Power Generators Work

May 8, 2023

Got a minute? That’s all it takes to learn how a standby generator responds during a power outage. For more information, contact South Shore Generator Sales & Service today.


Hurricane Preparedness: Take Action Today

May 6, 2023

Are you ready for hurricane season? Take action TODAY to be better prepared for when the worst happens. Understand your risk from hurricanes, and begin pre-season preparations now. Make sure you understand how to interpret forecasts and alerts, and know...


Hurricane Preparedness: Use Caution After Storms

May 5, 2023

Dangers remain even after the skies turn blue. This is NOT the time to put your guard down. Nearly half of hurricane fatalities occur after the storm. If you evacuated, only return home only when told to do so Return...


Hurricane Preparedness: Stay Protected During Storms

May 4, 2023

During a storm, whether you’ve evacuated or are sheltering in place, know what to expect from the hazards you may face. Remain vigilant, stay up-to-date with the latest forecasts and alerts, and continue to listen to local officials. Source:


Hurricane Preparedness: Get Moving When a Storm Threatens

May 3, 2023

When a storm is forecast to impact your area, take action immediately to be ready. Ideally, longer-term preparedness actions such as having disaster supplies and an evacuation plan will have already been done before hurricane season, when the stores are...


Commercial Generators For Small Business 101

May 2, 2023

What is a commercial generator? A standby commercial generator keeps your power on and your business open during an outage. It's installed outside your business (like an AC unit) and comes on automatically - whether you're open or closed. All...


Hurricane Preparedness: Understand Forecast Information

May 2, 2023

National Weather Service forecast products can tell you a lot about what is expected to happen with a storm, including the storm’s paths, rainfall amounts, wind speeds, and more. There is a lot of information available days ahead of a...


Hurricane Preparedness: Prepare Before Hurricane Season

May 1, 2023

The best time to prepare is before hurricane season begins. Avoid having to rush through potentially life-saving preparations by waiting until it’s too late. Get your disaster supplies while the shelves are still stocked, and get that insurance checkup early,...


Hurricane Preparedness: Know Your Risk - Water & Wind

April 30, 2023

Find out today what types of wind and water hazards could happen where you live. Hurricanes are not just a coastal problem. Impacts from wind and water can be felt hundreds of miles inland, and significant impacts can occur regardless...


26RCA Available for Orders

April 28, 2023

Kohler Co is pleased to announce that our 26kW RCA generator is now available for orders. The 26kW models extend our popular RCA product line by offering 30% more power from the same footprint as our other RCA models. 26RCA...


Beginners Guide to Portable Generators

April 24, 2023

These beasts can back up your home in the midst of a power outage, power a campsite or weld a house without breaking a sweat. If you're thinking of buying one, we're sure you have questions. So, let's break it...


Backup Generator Installation Costs: Are They All the Same?

April 21, 2023

The simple answer to that question is no. Since standby generators are custom fit and permanently installed into your home, no two installations are alike. A site visit must be made by an authorized generators dealer to inspect your property...


What is a Commercial Generator?

April 18, 2023

A standby commercial generator keeps your power on and your business open during an outage. It's installed outside your business (like an AC unit) and comes on automatically - whether you're open or closed. All within seconds of a power...


4 Reasons To Buy A Standby Generator

April 14, 2023

One of the most common questions we receive is, “when should I buy a generator?” The short answer: now. Let’s dive into why planning ahead and purchasing your generator as soon as possible is always a smart idea. Why To...


Benefits of Installing a Home Generator During Construction

April 10, 2023

Building a new home is exciting, and there are so many decisions to make. From flooring to countertops to appliances, you pick every item with care. One item you may not have considered is a standby generator. If you live...


Understanding Industrial Generator Purchases and Operation Costs

April 7, 2023

Industrial and commercial generators are utilized in many different ways in today's high tech environments, from hypercritical power that can't be down for seconds to backup power for manufacturing facilities and small buildings, to mobile power modules used in remote...


Generac Certified Technicians: Job Opportunity at South Shore Generators

April 4, 2023

Click here to to send your resume and be a part of South Shore Generator team!  


Power Design Pro™ for Mobile Sizing: Webinar Series

April 4, 2023

Watch a 30 minute webinar on Generac’s next generation sizing software, Power Design Pro™. This webinar will discuss the importance of proper sizing and give a top level overview on how to use Power Design Pro™ to size mobile generators....


Backup Power for Urban and Remote Cell Towers

March 31, 2023

Cell tower space is becoming crowded with so many other industries vying for the rented space. You need backup telecom generators that can deliver the needed kWs, while fitting into a smaller footprint. Generac Industrial Power provides rugged diesel and...


Reliable Backup Power for Your Home

March 24, 2023

PowerRush™ ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY delivers 40% more starting capacity allowing you to do more with less. Generac's OHV engine with splash lubrication provides a long engine life. Hour meter tracks maintenance intervals. Large-capacity steel fuel tank with an incorporated fuel gauge...


My Portable Generator Won't Start, What Should I Do?

March 22, 2023

If your portable generator won’t start, there are several steps you can take to get your unit running again. First, check the fuel level and add some if needed. Next, set the valve properly. Check and fill the oil as...


Home Backup Generator FAQs

March 17, 2023

What is an automatic backup generator? An automatic backup generator is a backup electrical system that operates whether you are home or away. Within seconds of an outage, it automatically supplies power directly to your home’s electrical circuit breaker box....


Most Common Questions About Home Generators

March 14, 2023

Do you know how much a power outage costs? When the power goes out, it affects more than just your ability to watch TV or read with the lights on. Food and medicine in your refrigerator and freezer can go...


Generac Generators: Innovative Industrial Power Solutions

March 6, 2023

GASEOUS GENERATORS Continuous Power without the Hassle of Refueling Featuring extended run times, cost-effective engines and environmentally friendly emissions, Generac’s clean-burning gaseous fuel generators can be used to meet local code requirements and the unique backup power needs of each...


Backup Generator for Your Entire Home or Business

February 28, 2023

PROTECTOR 22KVA 60Hz in 3-PHASE STANDBY GENERATOR FEATURES AND BENEFITS Automatic Backup for Large or Custom Homes Looking to back up your entire home, or more items than usual? Consider the Protector Series gaseous automatic backup generator line. These units...


Keep Your Event Running Smoothly with Backup Power

February 28, 2023

We provide mobile solutions to help power, light and heat a variety of events. From festivals to fairs and even large golf outings, Generac Mobile products are built for long lasting use. Trusted Solutions Our solutions include a broad portfolio...


Generac National Sales Event

February 27, 2023

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Generac Industrial Power Provides “Backup” For Manufacturing Facilities

February 17, 2023

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...


Backup Power for the Hospitality Industry

February 14, 2023

Hospitality has gone high tech, backup power systems have too. Not long ago, hospitality needs were simpler: nice room, clean sheets, more towels. Today expectations are much different, and they’re driving a huge need for next-generation backup power. Whether traveling...


KOHLER Generators for Health Care

February 13, 2023

High-tech care requires reliable power Health care is changing rapidly, and hospital and clinic staff are working hard to improve patient outcomes while simultaneously controlling costs. It’s not a simple task, and it’s one that’s brought even more high-tech solutions...


More Commercial Power in a Variety of Configurations

February 7, 2023

Generac Industrial Power offers an extensive product line—from 15 kW through 3.25 MW single generators—and as much as 100 MW through our innovative MPS technology. Our brawny diesel gensets can be paralleled with our natural gas and BI-FUEL™ units, providing...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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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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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