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KOHLER Backup Home Generators: How They Work

December 11, 2021

Learn how KOHLER generators and transfer switches provide electricity to your home when normal utility power is interrupted. Contact us today for more information


Demand for standby generators is surging

December 7, 2021

Joseph Schwartz and his family live in a wooded part of Delaware County, Pa., where they say power outages occur too frequently for comfort. Without power, his family also loses water and sewer service because their private well and wastewater...


Genrac Mobile Generators are The Perfect Power Solution

December 3, 2021

Generac Mobile offers a comprehensive line-up of mobile diesel generators, providing 8kW to 250kVA of reliable prime power. So, you can get the perfect power solution to meet your specifications or preferences. Durable, sound-attenuated enclosures provide quiet operation, suitable for...


Backup Power for Schools and Educational Facilities

November 29, 2021

Educational facilities can face weather events, grid failures, or potential threats from outside parties. Power outages can cripple schools with impacts on class schedules, as well as the potential for data loss and critical equipment damage. For universities, this could...


Thanksgiving Greetings From South Shore Generator

November 23, 2021

Very warm Thanksgiving greetings from all of us at South Shore Generator. As business owners, clients, prospective clients, friends and family, and suppliers our sense of appreciation for all of you has never been higher. Like us, each of you...


Generators for Large Scale Data Applications (4 MW and Below) Webinar

November 8, 2021

Large scale data center applications tend to create a tremendous amount of interest due to their very significant scope, but from a power generation design standpoint they are rather basic. The base of design for large scale data is 2.5...


Want a Home Backup Generator? Get an In-Home Assessment

November 5, 2021

Find out what happens during your Generac free, in-home assessment to find the best home generator for your needs. Want more information? Contact South Shore Generator in Wareham, MA.


KD Series EPA-Certified Tier 4 Generator Solutions

November 1, 2021

THE FUTURE OF TIER 4 FINAL Most Tier 4 genset solutions require massive, expensive aftermarket parts. Not KOHLER® KD Series™ generators. No DPF. No DOC. With only a SCR, we’ve removed all those complicated aftertreatment specifications. Not only that, since...


Reliable Backup Power for Large Residential or Small Business

October 25, 2021

Reliable power for large residential or small business needs. When the power goes out during a bad storm or power failure, your 24 kW KOHLER® generator with industrial-grade engine keeps your home or business – from central air to sump...


Industrial Generator Transfer Switch: Touch One Button. Transfer Load.

October 22, 2021

This isn’t your typical transfer switch. KOHLER transfer switches are designed to interface perfectly with KOHLER generators and paralleling switchgear. As part of our Total System Integration package, our electrically operated bypass-isolation transfer switch is so advanced it features single-touch...


Home Backup Power Means Comfort, Security, Convenience

October 18, 2021

A permanently installed Generac home backup generator protects your home automatically. It runs on natural gas or liquid propane (LP) fuel, and sits outside just like a central air conditioning unit. A home backup generator delivers power directly to your...


The Backup Power to Work

October 15, 2021

Utility power isn’t always available where and when you need to tackle home improvement projects. Take a Generac portable generator to that far corner of your property instead of running lengthy extension cords. Or rely upon portable power if you...


Data Center Backup Power with Kohler

October 11, 2021

Meet your Global Power Partner. 24/7 generator support worldwide. Exclusively for data centers. Want more information? Contact South Shore Generator in Wareham, MA.


KOHLER® Propane-Powered Mobile Generators

October 4, 2021

Kohler innovation drives the development of clean-emissions, fuel-saving portable power plants – used in emergencies or at sites that aren’t connected to the grid – with help from the Propane Education and Research Council (PERC). Want more information? Contact South...


Maximize Profits For Your Rental Business with Generators

September 27, 2021

Generac Mobile helps maximize your profitability by developing cost-effective products that streamline operations and improve productivity. We consider your bottom line when developing products. And emphasize efficiency in product performance as well as low maintenance requirements to help provide you...


KOHLER Effortless, Durable eFRAME Enclosure for Generators

September 24, 2021

Kohler has designed a range of exclusive eFRAME enclosures specifically geared to accommodate KOHLER® generators Want more information? Contact South Shore Generator in Wareham, MA.


Plan to Protect Your Home and Family

September 20, 2021

Any home is susceptible to power outages, especially when it comes to severe weather. Being prepared is your best defense. We’ve got tips to help keep you, your family and your home safe and secure during the next power outage...


Glynnt Music Festival!

September 15, 2021

We are proud and excited to be supporting the Glynnt Music Festival on October 2 in Plymouth. It promises to be a great day of Music + Art + Heart for a great cause with 7 bands on two stages,...


‘Smart Grid Ready’ Generators for Backup Power Offer Return on Investment

September 14, 2021

Customers will now “have the opportunity to obtain additional return on investment by leveraging their Generac units to contribute energy to the grid, support grid stability and receive payment for their excess power.” Current PWRcell and home standby generator customers...


‘Smart Grid Ready’ Generator Changes Game for Backup Power

September 10, 2021

Residential applications for smart grid technologies continue to grow as electricity customers take more control of their energy usage and costs. Homeowners with rooftop solar have been selling power back to the grid for years, and more opportunities for power...


Power Generation Design for Data Center Applications (4 MW and Below)

September 7, 2021

Large scale data center applications tend to create a tremendous amount of interest due to their very significant scope, but from a power generation design standpoint they are rather basic. The base of design for large scale data is 2.5...


KOHLER Generators vs The Other Guys

September 3, 2021

There are a lot of generator options out there. This generator dealer helps point you in the right direction. Want more information? Contact South Shore Generator in Wareham, MA


Generator Safety Tips During an Outage

August 30, 2021

Learn to use generators safely to prevent fires, carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning and electrocution. Generators can be helpful when the power goes out for an extended period of time. It is important to know how to use them safely to...


Generac Home Backup Generator Overview

August 23, 2021

Learn how a home backup generator works as well as the product innovations to make Generac home standby generators the choice for 7 out of 10 homeowners. Want more information? Contact South Shore Generator in Wareham, MA.


Prepare Your Family for the Next Blackout

August 20, 2021

It’s no secret that the U.S. has a serious grid issue. From New York City sending emergency texts to its 8.4 million residents to limit air conditioning and avoid the use of major appliances to California issuing conservation alerts for...


Power Outage While on Vacation, Home Generators Can Help!

August 16, 2021

After returning home from a vacation with his family, Rich L. learned that a storm had knocked out the power. His home had significant damages. That won't happen again, now that Rich has an automatic standby generator. Want more information?...


Are You Prepared?

August 9, 2021

How disruptive to your business is a loss of power? To minimize the impact of disasters on employees, property, and operations, businesses must take the right preparations. This includes creating a comprehensive emergency power plan. Don't know where to start?...


Home Backup Generators: What do I Need to Know?

August 5, 2021

A home backup generator is a big investment. Here's what you need to know to make an informed decision about your Generac home backup generator purchase. How Do I Choose the Right Generator? Generac has an online sizing calculator that...


Kohler Industrial Generator Fluid Analysis Program

August 3, 2021

The Kohler Fluid Analysis program is a preventative maintenance tool that gives you a look at exactly what’s going on inside your generator. It tells you the condition of both the unit and the fluid without disassembly. And since fluid...


Hundreds of Reasons to Choose KOHLER Industrial Generators

July 27, 2021

Introducing the KOHLER® 500REZXD Industrial Generator that is Perfect for Healthcare Facilities, Data Centers, and Commercial Buildings. Features and Benefits INNOVATIVE DESIGN High-ambient standard cooling system (50˚C) Onboard paralleling up to eight generator sets for redundancy, efficiency, and value Full...


Three Types of Backup Power Help Homeowners Prepare for Outages

July 20, 2021

The year 2020 has made it clearer than ever that our homes need to be offices, schools, and shelters. In today's environment, losing power could mean losing work, missing school exams, or even being unsafe; and that means backup power...


Why KOHLER for Backup Industrial Power?

July 16, 2021

Touch button. Transfer Load. This isn’t your typical transfer switch. KOHLER transfer switches are designed to interface perfectly with KOHLER generators and paralleling switchgear. As part of our Total System Integration package, our electrically operated bypass-isolation transfer switch is so...


Weathering Disaster with KOHLER Generators

July 12, 2021

KOHLER generator supports an Oklahoma community featured on The Weather Channel. Want information on how KOHLER generators can keep your business up and running in a weather disaster? Contact South Shore Generator in Wareham, MA.


How a Business Standby Generator Works

July 9, 2021

How commercial Generators work. The transfer switch is a big part of keeping your business open during a power loss. For additional details, contact South Shore Generator.


Generac moves toward clean-energy option for homes

July 7, 2021

If you're a homeowner, the next energy-minded purchase you make from Generac might have nothing to do with its namesake product. In 2019, Generac Power Systems experienced a particularly busy 60th birthday as it made a clean start for its...


Diesel Fuel Management

July 5, 2021

Today’s diesel fuel contains many types of contaminants; all of them harmful to fuel or engine systems. For this reason, it is critical to have a fuel maintenance plan. Most of us are familiar with common petroleum diesel fuel, but...


Generac Emphasizes the Importance of Energy Security for Homeowners

June 28, 2021

Backup power solutions more critical than ever for hurricane preparedness WAUKESHA, Wis., May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Weather outlets are forecasting an above-average hurricane season this year and combined with an aging electrical grid, the potential for widespread power outages...


More Than a Dozen Free Resources That Will Make You a Better Homeowner

June 18, 2021

Considering all the associated responsibilities and costs, homeownership can sometimes seem like a full-time job. But your home should be a place where you can unwind and enjoy life, not a source of stress, worry, and hard work. You can...


Simple Tips for Homes

June 14, 2021

Energy Saving Tips During the winter months, keep your thermostat between 65° and 70°. Dial your thermostat down when you’re away or asleep. Better yet, install a programmable thermostat to automatically lower the temperature according to a schedule you set....


New England’s Electric Power Grid Is Undergoing A Transformation

June 7, 2021

Dan Dolan, president of the New England Power Generators Association, says the region has a problem: “It's really hard to be half pregnant, but we're trying.” The problem: We're creating a hybrid power grid, an electric-generating network that runs on...


Features and Benefits of the WINCO Towable Generators RP50

June 1, 2021

The RP50 towable generator not only looks awesome, but that all of its capabilities and features are too! Check it out! For additional details, contact South Shore Generator.


Bringing More Power with WINCO Generators

May 28, 2021

WINCO recently expanded the diesel line by offering new Volvo powered models. This provides more power without the need of paralleling two units. The four new models provide 450kW, 500kW, 550kW, and 600kW. The Engine - VOLVO, 16L, Tier II...


Remove the Anxiety Involved with Medium Voltage Generator Systems

May 21, 2021

With the unquenchable thirst for more power, we are finding more data centers are considering medium voltage solutions that use a medium voltage alternator and ANSI C37.20.2 gear. At the same time, many staff members and contractors are hesitant to...


The Only Automatic Emergency Generators with a Honda Engine

May 17, 2021

The PSS12 is the only automatic emergency unit that is powered by a Honda engine. It can also be placed in both prime and standby applications. For additional details contact South Shore Generator.


Hurricane Preparedness: Complete A Written Plan

May 15, 2021

The time to prepare for a hurricane is NOW, before the season begins. Once you’re under pressure, having a written plan will take the guesswork out of what you need to do to protect you and your family. Know where...


Hurricane Preparedness: Help Your Neighbor

May 14, 2021

Many Americans rely on their neighbors after a disaster, but there are also many ways you can help your neighbors before a hurricane approaches. Learn about all the different actions your community can take to prepare and recover from the...


Standby Generators for Residential or Industrial Use

May 14, 2021

This PSS Standby generators are built for residential use, with quality industrial components. The PSS8 can be placed in both prime and standby applications so it is just as appropriate for a remote pump as it is for your house....


Hurricane Preparedness: Strengthen Your Home

May 13, 2021

If you plan to ride out a hurricane in your home, make sure it is in good repair and up to local hurricane building code specifications. Have the proper plywood, steel or aluminum panels to board up the windows and...


Hurricane Preparedness: Get An Insurance Checkup

May 12, 2021

This Hurricane Preparedness Week, call your insurance company or agent and ask for an insurance checkup to make sure you have enough homeowners insurance to repair or even replace your home...and remember, standard homeowners insurance doesn’t cover flooding. Whether you’re...


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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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