SOURCE: Americas Generators

August 27, 2011 18:25 ET

Americas Generators Sends Mobile Response Unit to Mid-Atlantic & Northeast Regions to Assist With Hurricane Irene Power Outages

Miami-Based Company Specializes in Disaster Area Power Loss

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - Aug 27, 2011) - Americas Generators, the largest commercial generator distributor in North and South America, announces it has deployed a special emergency shipment of commercial-grade backup power generators, sizes 5kw - 200kw, to the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions in response to Hurricane Irene.

"Hurricane Irene power outages are expected to be an extremely widespread problem following this dangerous storm," said Eric Johnston, CEO and president of Americas Generators. "We have plenty of experience helping people and businesses following hurricanes and other weather-related disasters and we are mobilized and ready to help immediately following the hurricane's path."

Based in Miami, Fla., Americas Generators has helped tens of thousands of businesses of every size, as well as homeowners, in the wake of some of the most powerful and devastating hurricanes in history, including Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans and Hurricane Wilma in South Florida. Hurricane Irene power outages are expected to cripple businesses, organizations and homeowners, and backup power generators can provide reliable access to important electricity needs following the storm.

Any companies or groups interested in emergency generator assistance from Americas Generators are urged to call 800-434-0003. Additionally, the Americas Generator emergency mobile unit will be in multiple locations throughout the North Carolina, Maryland, and Greater New York areas throughout the weekend.

Eric Johnston, CEO and president of Americas Generators, and his staff of emergency generator professionals have a combined 200 years of generator experience, including disaster relief for backup power needs following devastating weather. The Americas Generators team is also available to offer assistance for installation and generator safety, which year after year serves as an unfortunate reason for injury and even death in many cases.

About Americas Generators

Americas Generators is the largest independent commercial generator distributor in North and South America, serving generator resellers, electrical contractors and builders. The company has a full stock of quality commercial and industrial generator sets, transfer switches, fuel tanks, trailers and a full line of accessories for all power needs, available for immediate shipment. For more information, visit

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