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Dec 18, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Cost-Saving Winter Preparedness Tips to Keep Your Family Safe this Holiday Season

Each winter homeowners look forward to the joys the holiday season brings, but they also stress over the extra costs associated with Christmas...

Dec 11, 2014, 20:31 ET
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Diesel Progress Names Generac a 2014 Newsmaker of the Year

 Diesel Progress North American Magazine named Generac Power Systems a 2014 Newsmaker of the Year, notably proclaiming that 2014 was a "coming...

Nov 12, 2014, 15:39 ET
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Winter Storm Preparedness in 10 Easy Steps

 Each winter homeowners look forward to the joys the holiday season brings, but dread the impending storms of ice, snow and sleet that put...

Nov 10, 2014, 16:02 ET
New Generac PowerPact Generator Now Available for Sale

New Generac PowerPact Generator Now Available for Sale

After unveiling its breakthrough new PowerPact™ automatic home standby generator at this year's International Builders' Show on Feb. 4,...

Sep 29, 2014, 16:26 ET
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Five Ways a Power Outage Can Cost You Money

 Despite increases in their frequency and severity, many people who have never experienced a power outage still view outages as merely...

Sep 10, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Bracing for Disasters Can Protect Millions

Year after year millions of Americans face danger, from major storms to natural disasters and threatening power outages. The increasingly...

Mar 04, 2014, 16:26 ET
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Prepare for Power Outages During Severe Weather Preparedness Week

As the nation continues to endure unprecedented winter weather, Generac joins the Federal Emergency Management Agency and National Oceanic and...

Feb 12, 2014, 16:01 ET

Severe Ice Storm Powers Down The Southeast

If you have a backup generator and you live in the Southeast, you're going to need it. The National Weather Service warned residents in the...

Jun 07, 2013, 18:19 ET

The Best Time to Prepare for a Hurricane is Yesterday

Powerful storms and hurricanes turn ordinary life upside down, and Tropical Storm Andrea reminds us all to plan ahead to stay safe from the storm....

Feb 07, 2013, 17:15 ET

History-Making Blizzard Could Leave New England Powerless

WHO: - Millions of Americans who may face a power outage - Waukesha, Wis.-based Generac, a leading manufacturer of power generation...

Nov 02, 2012, 18:46 ET

More than 3 Million Homeowners Still in the Dark in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy

Earlier this week, Hurricane Sandy ravaged the coast and knocked out power for more than 8.2 million homeowners in 22 states. Even five days after...

Oct 31, 2012, 19:01 ET

Power Outages Remain High Across the East, Southeast

Although Hurricane Sandy has passed, millions are still without power across the east coast.  Power restoration is progressing slowly;...

Oct 30, 2012, 13:24 ET
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Generac Helps East Coast Residents Facing Long-term Power Outages

 Hurricane Sandy has left millions of East Coast residents without power, many for days, potentially weeks. The powerful storm knocked down...

Oct 27, 2012, 13:26 ET

Power Outage Alert/Update: Generac Increases Production, Prepares for Frankenstorm Power Outages

WHO: - Millions of residents along the East Coast could be affected by this powerful storm system - Waukesha, Wis.-based Generac, a...

Sep 02, 2011, 07:00 ET

Power Outages Don't Have to Provoke a Last-Minute Scramble

Even before Hurricane Irene made its way up the East Coast last weekend, 21 million people in the United States had suffered through a power outage...

Jul 13, 2011, 16:51 ET

More than 750,000 People in Chicago Region Without Power Yesterday, According to Generac

The Chicago region is paralyzed by power outages following this week's severe weather, just two weeks after storms ravaged the region in late June....

Jul 13, 2011, 16:44 ET

Tips For Dealing With Power Outages - Now And In The Future

WHO: - Hundreds of thousands of Chicagoland residents without power - Waukesha, Wis.-based Generac, a leading manufacturer of power...

Feb 28, 2008, 00:00 ET

South Florida Power Outages Demonstrate Need for Backup Power Source

WAUKESHA, Wis., Feb. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent power outages in South Florida resulted in over three million people living without power and...

May 08, 2007, 01:00 ET
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Standby Power Is Now an Affordable Option for Home and Business Owners

WAUKESHA, Wis., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- With tornado and hurricane season approaching, smart home and business owners are preparing for the worst....

May 07, 2007, 01:00 ET
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Standby Power Is Now An Affordable Option For Home And Business Owners

WAUKESHA, Wis., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- With tornado and hurricane season approaching, smart home and business owners are preparing for the worst....