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February

2015

Did you use your generator in the last storm?

“Oh Yeah! And thank heavens because we had a 12 hour outage.” Point Reyes Station Unit: Generac “Yes it worked seamlessly on Saturday and Sunday this weekend.” Mill Valley Unit: Kohler “Using it right now!” Winery site Unit: Onan “Yes for about 12 hours.” Sebastopol Unit: Generac “We did not have to use the generator in the recent storm (despite 15 inches of rain at my house), but there was a power outage in Mill […]
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December

2012

“Did you have a power outage?” Our survey results…

I e-mailed our customers with the question, “Did you have a power outage in the last three weeks and depend on your generator?” 41 customers responded “yes” and their generators worked well. Most outages were 6-8 hours long. More than a few customers were out of power for 40 hours. A gas station in Sebastopol was on generator power from 4:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. during the Sunday storm. 3 wineries depended on their generators. […]
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November

2012

Where will you get gas, $ and food?

You are prepared for an emergency. You have a generator. Do you know what gas stations, ATM machines and grocery stores in your area have backup power? This is brilliant! http://miami.cbslocal.com/generator-equipped-facilities/ Florida requires gas stations to have backup generators. I want a generator finder map for the Bay Area. I have met with emergency preparedness teams, city leaders, and other generator companies and they all think it is a great idea… but no one seems to […]
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June

2012

Welcome!

Liesl Ramsay is one of the woman owners of Leete Generators (right).  Liesl will be posting relevant information regarding emergency planning, question and answers, and interesting articles regarding backup power.