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August 2017

4 Factors That Influence Generator Rental

By | Generator Maintenance and Information

There’s a tendency to think of mobile rental generators as being used primarily for disaster recovery, but there are several more ways that these portable power units can be used. They can be used at any remote site from concerts and festivals to construction sites. They’re also used when the power is down for maintenance or site renovation in addition to unplanned outages like natural disasters.

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What Impact Do Solar Eclipses Have On Solar Power?

By | Renewable Energy

On August 21, 2017, much of the U.S. will be able to see a total or near-total solar eclipse. While the phenomenon has been met with excitement by many, it also raises the question of how solar eclipses impact solar power generation. This is a situation we haven’t really faced before, since the widespread use of solar power and total eclipses have rarely overlapped.

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Legalization Of Marijuana Is Impacting Power Consumption – And Not The Way You Expected

By | Renewable Energy

How’s this for an unintended side effect of so many states legalizing the sale and consumption of marijuana? A dip in power consumption.

While many thought that marijuana legalization would overwhelm the power grid, and we did see a spike in demand when states first legalized it, demand is leveling off for a totally unforeseen reason: more growers are taking their crops outside.

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