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NATURAL GAS VS. DIESEL GENERATORS

Los Angeles, CA ― (May 22, 2015) ― The most basic difference between generators is the fuel that is used to power the units. In present times, when it comes to making choices regarding fuel, the most important factor is price. With the constantly increasing demand and steadily decreasing supply, fuel choice has become the… Continue Reading

MARINE ENGINE DUTY RATINGS

Understanding Marine Engine Rating Classifications – Los Angeles, CA – (April 30, 2015) Simply put, duty ratings define the power and annual hours of usage that are expected of an engine.  More specifically, a duty rating for marine engines is the power available under normal varying electrical load factors for an unlimited number of hours… Continue Reading

2015 HURRICANE SEASON – OPPOSING FORECASTS

You Can’t Predict the Weather, but You Can Keep the Power On – Los Angeles, CA – (April 22, 2015) – On April 9th, The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) released a report predicting a low activity storm season this year (50% lower than the 2005-2014 average).  This could have you breathing a bit… Continue Reading

DOI FRACKING RULE- GOOD FOR ENVIRONMENT, BAD FOR JOBS

Los Angeles, CA – (March 20, 2015) – The Obama Administration and the US Department of the Interior have passed new rules on the fracking industry that will place more overhead on an already thin Oil & Gas profit-margin.  If history is any indicator, the ever-pragmatic oil executives will certainly look to disperse those losses… Continue Reading

OIL-PRICE COLLAPSE LEADS TO DOM. O&G LONG WINTER

Los Angeles, CA – (January 29, 2015) – The oil-price collapse will certainly have a positive effect in many industries, however in the oil & gas energy and exploration sector, companies are already preparing for a long winter.  Industrial Motor Power Corporation, a leading new-surplus and used power gen company, has already witnessed downward trends… Continue Reading

What is Cogeneration?

Cogeneration is the process of generating both electrical and heat energy from a single fuel source.  Also known as Combined Heat & Power (CHP), cogeneration makes use of the commonly discarded thermal energy which is generated from the combustion of fuels such as diesel, natural gas, bi-fuel, and even heavy fuel oil (HFO).  The entire… Continue Reading