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What You Should Know About Marine and Offshore Generators

Many different industries that operate offshore need energy to meet their needs, and generators are one way to do that. There are no power lines or other such resources in the middle of the ocean. People who live and work on the sea need power to perform everyday tasks and some industries require a way to power their equipment as well. Why Generators Are Needed Generators are one of the top ways that companies and people get electricity. However, not…

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Why the Mining Industry Relies on Diesel Generators

The mining industry relies heavily on diesel generators to produce the power needed to keep operations running smoothly and efficiently. Mining uses many different types of heavy machinery that need to be run using electricity. Diesel generators provide this with ease. The Mining Industry Mining is a vital industry, extracting valuable resources from the Earth. Resources such as coal, gas, iron ore, and precious metals are needed to keep our society running as it should. Mining uses large equipment to…

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Generator End Basics

When selecting a generator, knowing about the specifications of the generator end, or alternator, is a crucial component. A generator end is the portion of the generator which produces electricity. A quality generator end is essential to a quality generator, as without it the rest of the generator is useless. A modern generator that is typically used today relies on the principle of electromagnetic induction, discovered in 1831 by Michael Faraday. This principle states that electrical charges can be created…

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Generator Use in Data Centers

What is a Data Center? A data center is typically a building that houses servers and other data storage. These centers are the powerhouse for different company’s IT network and have to be continually running. There are different types of data centers for various applications, and each one is unique. Some are dedicated to large corporations, such as Google, while some house smaller businesses that are typically browser-based. All data centers have to maintain the center, operations staff to keep…

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Generator Uses In Deserts

Remote locations are often prime places to use generators. Without a typical power source, people and companies need to find alternate ways to generate power. Deserts are one of these locations. Here are just a few ways that generators make life easier when it comes to living or operating in desert locations. Why Alternate Power is Needed Deserts make up one-third of the Earth’s total land mass, so it makes sense that there would be a need for power. However,…

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