Diesel generators are used in providing power at times of strong power blackouts. For example, a construction site that needs regular power supply for continuous work and operation but doesnt have electricity at the place. In countries like India where power supply is totally unpredictable, diesel generators can be used to provide electricity to offices, business areas, hotels etc. Diesel generators can also be used as a strong backup option at times of power cut due to grid failure or natural calamity disaster.
Continued… Diesel generators can also be used to help utility grids. In some countries like United States , UK , people practice a system known as peak lopping. The aim of this system is to provide continuous power supplies during peak hours like Christmas, New Year.
How to Choose Diesel Generators? The need of diesel generators is different from home to home, business to business, industry to industry depending on the power requirement. Select a specific unit considering the fact whether you want to install it in your house or industry. Always check the size, output and speed delivered by the diesel genset of the manufacturing company. If you have higher speed and higher output, the more powerful your genset is. For home 5KVA generators is ideal but for industrial usage 2500 KVA can work the best.