Stories tagged: generators
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 7:33 p.m.
Massive generators kept hospitals going during last year’s windstorm
Massive generators kept the region’s largest hospital operating for nearly 17 hours after last year’s windstorm.
Fri., Nov. 13, 2015, 5:24 p.m.
Teen inventors win MIT grant
Eight students from the Riverpoint Academy won a grant from MIT to build a device that will help refugees power portable electronics. They will present their final project at MIT …
Sun., Jan. 6, 2013
Do It Yourself: The pros, cons of propane generators
Q. We are considering a propane generator with 20-gallon tank to run our sump pump and refrigerator during power blackouts. We feel gasoline gets stale too quickly. What size generator …
Sun., Dec. 11, 2011
Do It Yourself: Generator purchase requires homework
Q: Our electric power was out for four days after a recent storm and it was a real hassle. I’m considering a home generator but know very little about them. …