Hurricane Ian Devastates the Fort Meyers Area

Hurricane Ian makes landfall at Fort Meyers, Florida on September 28, 2022. The category 4 Storm had 150 MPH Winds and a 7-8 foot storm surge that devastaged the Fort Meyers Beach and surrounding communities. NOAA GOES16 Satellite ImageSecond Hurricane Ian Landfall on...

Stop Using Male-to-Male Extension Cords—Consumer Product Safety Commission

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Male-to-male extension cords like the one shown here pose a risk of electrocution, burns, injury, and even death. Do Not Use.Products Sold on Amazon Pose Risk of Electrocution, Fire, and Carbon Monoxide...

Recall Notice: Cummins RA112L1 Automatic Transfer Switch with Load Center

Schneider Electric's QO Plug-On-Neutral Load Center Recall Includes Certain Cummins Inc. Transfer Switches RA112L1 RA112L1 Automatic Transfer Switch Recall Cummins Inc. has notified Norwall PowerSystems that it is recalling certain RA112L1 Residential Automatic...

New Generac, Briggs & Stratton 26kW Generator Models

Briggs and Stratton's Most Powerful Home or Small Business Standby Generator with up to 26kW of Continuous Power.26kW Generator Models Lead Home and Commercial Air-Cooled Generator Market Last Summer, Briggs and Stratton announced their new 26kW Generator as the most...

The Climate Change and COVID Pandemic Perfect Storm

Planet Earth wears a face mask as hurricanes and tropical storms spin over the Pacific Ocean, Hot Dry Windy Weather prevails in the West while Severe Weather Threatens the Great Lakes, and another Hurricane in the north central Atlantic Ocean.Image by Alexandra Koch...

Hurricane Sam Forecast to Reach Category 4 over Weekend

Hurricane Sam over the central tropical Atlantic on September 24, 2021. Forecasters expect the category 1 hurricane to rapidly intensify and become a category 3 or category 4 storm over the weekend. NOAA GOES East Satellite Imagery 18th Storm of 2021 Could Impact...

Freight Embargoes and Service Interruptions Continue in Wake Hurricanes Ida, Nicholas

A FedEx Aircraft on the tarmac. FedEx is one of many carriers including local and national companies and experiencing service interruptions to New Orleans and southeast Louisiana following Hurricane Ida and Hurricane Nicholas. FedEx image. Lingering Power...

FEMA Offers Reimbursements for Generators and Chainsaws to Hurricane Ida Survivors

Utility poles and damaged power lines line the streets following Hurricane Ida, a category 4 hurricane with sustained winds up to 150 MPH. IDA took out all eight main transmission lines feeding southeast Louisiana. As of Sept 15, 80,000 utility customers still do not...