Generac Accelerates Its Energy Technology Capabilities

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Generac is a leading energy technology company that provides advanced power grid software solutions, backup, and prime power systems for home and industrial applications, solar + battery storage solutions, virtual power plant platforms and engine- and battery-powered tools and equipment. Generac is committed to sustainable, cleaner energy products poised to revolutionize the 21st century electrical grid.

Generac is committed to revolutionizing the 21st century electrical grid. We plan to do this in three steps:

  • Improve energy resilience and independence
  • Optimize energy efficiency and consumption
  • Protect and build critical infrastructure
Generac Accelerates Its Energy Technology Capabilities

Acquisitions Pushing Generac Towards a Energy Technology Company

ecobee’s solutions are an important addition to Generac’s extensive residential energy technology portfolio,” said Aaron Jagdfeld, president and chief executive officer of Generac. “Residential HVAC systems represent the largest energy-consuming device in the home today and ecobee’s smart thermostats and sensors offer the most intelligent way to balance comfort with conservation. In addition, the ability to combine ecobee’s cutting-edge technologies with Generac’s power generation, energy storage and energy management devices will allow us to create a clean, efficient, and reliable home energy ecosystem that will not only save homeowners money, but also help grid operators meet the challenges of an electrical grid under enormous stress by providing solutions to better balance supply and demand.”

Tank Utility: Both generator and fuel dealers are seeing increased demand for various power products to support consumers’ off-grid power needs and to protect from grid instability. Generac’s propane-powered backup generators, battery storage, and home energy management offerings paired with Tank Utility’s monitoring and analytics help dealers expand their expertise as total home energy advisors for homeowners and adapt to changing consumer demands for off-grid and backup capabilities.

Off Grid Energy is a leading innovator in the energy storage industry, Off Grid Energy offers a diverse range of energy storage solutions that provide cleaner and more flexible energy for industrial and mobile applications. Their products and mission are focused on developing innovative solutions that improve efficiency and minimize environmental impacts by reducing fuel consumption and cutting CO2 and NOx emissions. Off Grid Energy serves the construction, utility, event, electrical vehicle charging and behind the meter storage markets.

For more information about Generac’s Builder Alliance program click here. For more information regarding Generac’s recent acquisitions click here.


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