Some articles on generators, generator set, generator:
... Generators must provide the anticipated power required reliably and without damage and this is achieved by the manufacturer giving one or more ratings to a specific generator set model ... A specific model of a generator operated as a standby generator may only need to operate for a few hours per year, but the same model operated as a prime power generator must operate continuously ... When running, the standby generator may be operated with a specified - e.g ...
... (REEV) where they are designed to be run mostly by the battery, but have a petrol or diesel generator to recharge the battery when going on a long drive ... system, the combustion engine drives an electric generator instead of directly driving the wheels ... The generator provides power for the driving electric motors ...
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