How big of an electric generator do I need?

Answer You will need a generator large enough to handle all of the equipment that you will operate at the same time. The kilowatt (kW) rating of a generator determines its output. You can choose between p... Read More »

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Who invented the electric generator?

Michael Faraday created the first electrical generator in 1831. Faraday created the electrical generator by combining a magnet with a spinning copper plate. With the help of a steam engine to kee... Read More »

How does an electric generator work?

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How to Make a Simple Electric Generator?

This article would benefit from step-by-step photos. You can help wikiHow by adding photos to this article. Click here for instructions. Notice added on 2010-06-02.Building a simple, low powered el... Read More »

Is it possible to eliminate monthly electric bills with a one time purchase of a powerful generator?

Yes, but you would spend more for the fuel to run it that what the power company would charge for the same power. They sell the power to you more inexpensively than you could produce it yourself un... Read More »