Tips to know before starting your generator during a power outage
In the aftermath of a storm, a generator can be a crucial part of your recovery. It can power a fan, turn on some lights and keep your food cool. But many people only use a generator in an emergency and don’t operate them properly. This can lead to serious injury or death.
Residents in Ida-battered southeastern Louisiana brace for weeks without power
She and her husband have a generator, but Tregre said it can only do so much. She mostly uses it to keep her refrigerator powered, and said she is also storing food for her father, who is staying with the couple after losing his home in Grand Isle to the storm.washingtonpost.com