Many Florida Nursing Homes, Assisted Living Facilities Lack Generators As Storm Season NearsJust weeks before another hurricane season, large numbers of Florida nursing homes and assisted living facilities in the storm-battered state continue to struggle to meet requirements that they have backup power generator to keep facilities cool.
FPL Proposes Program To Offer GeneratorsFlorida Power & Light has proposed a three-year pilot program in which it would offer to install and maintain backup power generators for customers.
Nursing Homes Look For State Money For GeneratorsFlorida's largest nursing-home association has one question: Will the state help foot the costs of generators at nursing homes?
Group Legally Challenges Nursing Home Generator Requirements An industry group is legally challenging Gov. Rick Scott's new requirements that nursing homes and assisted living facilities have generators to power air-conditioning systems.
Power Of Social Media Lands Suspected Generator Thief Behind BarsDuring Hurricane Irma, most in our community chose to rise up to the challenge. But a few decided to go lower than low.
Florida To ‘Aggressively” Enforce Generators At Nursing Homes After Irma DeathsFlorida will "aggressively" enforce new rules that require nursing homes and assisted living facilities to have generators.
Generators: Picking The Right OneA short power outage can be inconvenient, but a big storm that takes your home off the power grid for days or even longer can cause real problems. The right portable generator can help keep you and your family safe, comfortable, and also keep all the food in your fridge from spoiling if there’s a long power outage.
Powering Up After A StormAnyone who has gone through a hurricane remembers the endless days without power and long lines for gasoline and food.
Guide To Storing Gasoline For GeneratorsNow that the storm has passed, and your lights are still on, if you are among the lucky South Floridians with a generator you're likely to be wondering, "What do I do with all of this gas?"