Diesel Service & Supply, Inc. - POWER UPDATE - E-newsletter bringing you information on the hottest trends in the power generation industry as well as current news items.

August 2008

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Industrial Generator FAQ
At Diesel Service & Supply, many of our customers rely upon us to provide them with accurate and informative answers to their electrical, engine, and generator related questions. This results in numerous questions every day, some of which are quite common and we answer quite frequently.  In order to better inform our customers and website visitors alike on some of the most popular topics and issues we encounter, we have decided to begin a list of Frequently Asked Questions.  We have just published the first draft of this new section on our website and plan to expand upon it over time and add any other commonly asked question that we encounter.  If you have any additional questions you would like to see showcased here please email us with your suggestions and we will do our best to answer and incorporate them.     
Whether converting kW to kVa, sizing a generator, or figuring out whether you can change the voltage of a genset please visit our new article that contains some of the most frequently asked questions about industrial diesel generators.
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Cummins 375 kW - $32,000
Cummins 375 kW
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Katolight 1750 kW - $229,000
Katolight 1750 kW
168.3 Hours, 60 Hz, 2631 Amps @ 277/480 Volt, 3 Phase, 6 Lead Non-Reconnectable, Air Cleaner, Circuit Breaker, Block Heater, Std Generator & Engine Panel, Radiator, Enclosed. Click here to view more info >>
In the News

Diesel Fuel Prices Affect School Budgets - DNRonline.com (8/26)


The Rockingham County schools budget falls short to cover the rising cost of diesel fuel.  Actual fuel prices rose 39 percent from fiscal year 2008 over the amount budgeted. Click here to read more >>

Indian Refiners to Receive an Influx of Diesel Fuel Bloomberg.com (8/19)


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Nigeria Relies on Gensets for PowerThe Punch (8/23)


Due to a power crisis in Nigeria, businesses can be without power for up to twenty two hours per day. Business owners agree a lack of backup power can lead to losses in reveune and jobs. Click here to read more >>

National Grid Fails Performance Standards Electricity Forum (8/24)


A Long Island power company will be penalized for an increase in power outages.  Experts believe the trend will be very difficult to reverse, Click here to read more >>

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