How Hurricanes Harvey and Irma Impact the Electric Grid

If you’ve been paying attention to the news, it’s clear that many states and Puerto Rico have been hit hard by recent storms. Aside from loss of life and property damage, a number of questions have been asked and answered related to the electric grid. The grid has been tested more than other times in… Continue Reading

Keeping the Lights On: 3 Benefits of Purchasing Used and Surplus Generators

The demand for industrial generators is growing. The global diesel generator market is set to increase by nearly $4 billion through 2020. Meanwhile, the natural gas generator market will reach almost $10 billion by 2018. The industrial sector is responsible for most of the growth. In fact, it commands more than 50% of the diesel… Continue Reading

Harvey Hits: Portable Generators Ready for TX, LA Delivery

Los Angeles, CA – (August 25, 2017) – As Hurricane Harvey makes landfall, Industrial Motor Power and its subsidiaries, Rental Power Solutions and IMP Latin America, have pooled their fleets of portable power modules for immediate delivery to clients in Texas and Louisiana.  “We’re prepared for immediate and emergency deliveries,” says IMP Latin America’s Managing… Continue Reading

How Trump Is Impacting the Diesel Industry

Wondering how the Trump administration is going to impact the diesel industry? You’re not alone. Here are some of the key changes that Trump’s administration is making to loosen regulations on the gas, oil, and diesel industry. 1. Permitting drilling in environmentally sensitive areas Trump’s administration plans to open paths to oil drilling in some areas… Continue Reading

What to Consider When Planning For an Industrial Generator

Choosing the right industrial generator for your business requires careful planning. Supply capacities can range from just 50kw to over 3 Megawatts. Age, hours, and fuel type also play significant roles in your decision-making process. However, even after you decide on a set, it’s important to ensure you get the most out of it. Both… Continue Reading

Industry News: Diesel Production Soaring in 2017

For this time of year, the diesel market in the U.S. has been unusually bullish. In fact, the soaring global demand for diesel is forcing refiners to restrategize their production schedules. Typically, refiners start building their diesel inventories around April when the weather is warmer and more cars are on the road. But the increasing… Continue Reading