Buying a generator: what you need to know


Nowadays, to buy a generator is a simple issue. You can easily get your generator in a specialized store, physically or online, without supplying this type of equipment.

Before acquiring your generator, you need to consider some requirements, since it needs to be adapted to your needs and context of application.

The generators are used to ensuring that there is a continuous supply of energy. In other words, if there is some instability in this supply, either by the electricity company or by conditions related to weather changes, the generators guarantee the necessary stability.

For example, in the case of large industries and hospitals it is not convenient to have power failures because they compromise the entire service delivery and can cause serious problems.

Buying a generator can be essential for this type of activities, like hospitals or industrial units, as other similar ones, that need to acquire these equipments to be able to ensure their services permanently.


Have you identified the need to purchase a generator?

Now depending on the type of use you want and the market segment in which you will use, you must choose the appropriate power. In the market destined to the sale of generators you will find equipment’s with different powers so you must opt for what is more relevant to satisfy your needs.

In the sale of generators, the most common are:

  • Benzin Generator
  • Diesel Generator
  • Industrial Generator
  • Solar Generator
  • Gas Generator


With so much offer regarding the sale of generators, how should I choose the ideal solution?

  • Determine how the generator will be used;
  • List all the equipment that the generator will have to support, calculate the number of watts it needs and thus determine the required power of the generator to buy;
  • Validate the technical characteristics of the generator to verify that it corresponds to the desired needs;
  • Check that the devices are all connected at the same time and, in this way, choose a solution that ensures adequate power supply;
  • After determining the power required to power the equipment, it is advisable to add another 25% to reach the required startup power and thus minimize faults.


Now that you have the list of the main selection criteria, it will be easier to find the right generator supplier for your needs.

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