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What are Portable Generators and What Do They Do?


Portable generators range from smaller tow-able 15kw generators to forty-foot ISO contained 2000kw generators. Most commonly, these portable generators are used in places that do not have access to the power grid or as an emergency unit when the grid fails.

Generators for temporary power are used by many different industries.

Most commonly seen on construction sites, rental generators can be moved around the project to provide temporary power for an on-site trailer, construction tools, lighting or security cameras.

As standby power, rental generators are used to provide backup utility power when power is critical.

These portable generators can provide emergency power at hospitals or medical facilities, warehouses or distribution centers, or even large computer server rooms. A power grid failure at any of these facilities could cause a catastrophe, loss of perishable products, loss of revenue, or loss of data. These stand-by portable generators will automatically turn on when the power goes out, protecting patients, profitability, and data. They are a critical piece of operating any of these businesses.

During an emergency power outage the generator rental company must move quickly to deploy the portable generator and restore power for the customers.

Faced with an extended power outage caused by weather, fire, or accident can be very challenging for businesses. Having the ability to rent a portable generator in these times is critical to a business’s bottom line.

Portable rental generators have many uses and are trusted by many businesses when the power grid fails or is not available.

When a power need arises, contacting a reliable generator rental company like Power Plus is the key to providing temporary power, back-up generator power or emergency power. Whatever the power need, portable generators can provide the solution and keep the lights on.


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