Emergency Power Q&A

Many questions arise when beginning your first emergency power connection equipment project. ESL has put together some Frequently Asked Questions from customers throughout the years to assist as you move forward with choosing your back up power solution. General Q: How do I know what product will best work with my specific needs? A: ESL’s…

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Public Safety Power Shutoff: The Power of Being Prepared

Is your business ready when the next Public Safety Power Shutoff occurs? Do you have a plan to get your business up and running if the power is out for days? Emergency back-up power contingencies must be at the core of your business power shutoff plans now that local energy companies may need to turn…

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Power U: As Utility Power Outages Rise, 3 Universities Keep Emergency Backup Costs Down

  Emergency Backup Case Study May 2019 Client Profiles Auburn University Built in 1969, the Haley Center at Auburn University is home to the College of Education classrooms, bookstore, administrative offices, computer labs, and a dining hall. As the tallest building on campus, it has a labyrinth of corridors that regularly confuse new students. It houses…

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ESL Announces “OSP” Special Seismic Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ESL Announces OSHPD “OSP” Special Seismic Certification of StormSwitch™ and TripleSwitch™ Emergency Power Products Date: March 25, 2019 Corona, CA — ESL Power Systems, Inc. now features Emergency Power connection equipment that is Special Seismic Certified from the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD). This approval is intended to assist specifiers…

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Florida Legislation Ensures Preparations for Hurricane Season

On March 26, 2018, Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed Legislation SB 7028 and HB 7099 requiring Florida state nursing homes and assisted living facilities to have an emergency backup generator capable of keeping facilities at 81 degrees Fahrenheit or lower for at least four days. According to the new legislation, all Florida state facilities have…

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