Electric utilities can fail or be shut off for safety concerns — forest fires, earthquakes, civil unrest, snowstorms, bad lines, utility testing, terrorism, and more. Are you prepared to lose power to your home or business for several days?

Peterson Cat is California and Oregon's source for Cat backup power and the industry’s best power accessories. Indicate your need below—we proudly serve homeowners through our subsidiary, Cresco—and we’ll put you in touch with the right person to make sure you're ready for any power interruption.



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New Cat Generators Now Available for Sale!


XQ Series Generator

XQ Generator Features

  • Multi-Voltage
  • Tier 4 Diesel Engine
  • Trailer Mounted
  • Integral Fuel Tank
Stock # Model # kW Location
NE16809 XQ60 47.5 San Leandro, CA
NE16812 XQ230 200 San Leandro, CA
NE16813 XQ230 200 San Leandro, CA

Contact Kevin Kent at 707-321-5795 or Thao Maw at 510-206-2114 for additional information and pricing.


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from Modern Wellness Guide

What You Can Do to Prepare for a Blackout

When the power goes out, essential items in your home will no longer work, which can prove costly or even fatal. We asked a couple of industry experts about what you can do to brace for an outage.

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