What Does a Generator Do? Learn How a Generator Work to Power a House

A generator is a device that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy. An electrical generator aims to provide backup power to electrical appliances in an emergency when the local grid fails.  Following the invention of the first generator in 1831 by the British scientist Michael Faraday, generators of all kinds are available in the world... Read more →

How Much Does A Whole House Generator Cost To Install?

A whole house generator, or standby generator, is a versatile and powerful machine that can be used to power up your entire home when the grid goes down. What differentiates it from a portable generator is that it comes with an automatic transfer switch (ATS) – which enables your home’s breaker panel to automatically switch... Read more →

5 Best Indoor Generators for Apartment: Safety Tips and Reviews

Not all apartments have access to reliable power sources in case of emergencies like blackouts or storms. Most apartments don’t come with onsite backup generators so when the power goes out, you’ll have to wait until the electricity comes back. Gas-powered generators are the first thing that comes to mind in this type of situation,... Read more →

Rockpals 500w Updated Design PS500 Review

Rockpals was nice enough to send me their newly designed 500W li-ion battery pack, the PS500. This new design has a much curvier look than their previous 500W model. It is a budget price for the capacity of 505Wh. While I like the ergonomics and price point of the PS500 – it still can’t match... Read more →

Nitecore FSP100W Review + New NES 300 Battery Pack

For the last few weeks, I have been playing with the new NES 300 Li-Ion Battery Pack from Nitecore. I was given the pack along with a foldable 100W solar panel from Nitecore. I had never used a Nitecore battery or solar product before, so this was my first exposure to the brand. I previously... Read more →