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Brownout vs Blackout | What is a Power Brownout?

by 22. May 2018 06:51
A brownout occurs when the power grid does not have enough power to meet demands. A dip in voltage that lasts anywhere from seconds to hours causes lights to dim. This is where the term brownout comes from. Power blackouts are a complete loss of powe... [More]

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Florida’s Eldercare Facilities Brace for New Nursing Home Generator Requirements

by 15. May 2018 06:39
Last fall's hurricanes wreaked havoc on communities across Florida, including nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Without power, nursing homes were unable to run air conditioning. During Hurricane Irma, residents overheated, resulting in lo... [More]

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