Texas snowstorm leads to power outages

What We Can Learn From Texas’ Power Outages

Texas’ Power Outages Lead to South Carolina’s Preparation Millions across Texas are suffering from the effects of extreme weather across the state. Snow, ice, and freezing temperatures led to millions of power outages, a statewide electrical grid failure, and extreme …
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Robert Sessions Cooper Electrical Services

Robert Sessions Retires as Generator Services Manager

All at Cooper Electrical Services wish to thank and congratulate Robert Sessions for his years of dedicated service and leadership as he retires on December 31, 2020. Robert’s expertise with generator services is unparalleled in the Grand Strand area. His …
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Top 10 commonly asked generator questions

Top 10 Most Frequently Asked Questions About Generators

Smart Consumers Ask Questions and Educate Themselves Any big home improvement project is bound to come with questions. If your only experience with a generator is the noisy, portable kind, you’ll likely have some questions about what makes a standby …
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Generac Generators in Myrtle Beach

Generac Generator Sales, Installation, and Service

Expertise Across Generator Brands and Manufacturers Cooper Electrical Services is an authorized Cummins partner, but our expertise extends well beyond this brand. The Cooper generator team brings a wealth of knowledge to residential and commercial generator projects. Generac, one of …
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Is it ok to let a portable generator run out of gas? No.

Portable Generator Safety Tips That Can Save Your Life

Recent Deaths Tied to Improper Portable Generator Use Portable generators are helpful tools that can keep you safe and comfortable during a power outage. Those of us in the Southeast have reason to take them out of the garage each …
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Commercial Generator for a Hotel or Resort in case of power outages

Surviving Myrtle Beach’s Hurricane Season During a Pandemic

Can Your Business Handle an Outage During a Pandemic? The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged businesses to adapt to changing state and federal guidelines, travel restrictions, and a volatile consumer market. For businesses in Myrtle Beach, the early months of the …
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extreme heat myrtle beach

Extreme Heat in Myrtle Beach and How to Stay Safe

Extreme Heat in Myrtle Beach is Dangerous Sadly, climate change is real, and extreme weather is becoming all too familiar. Summer temperatures are climbing all across the world. Climate change in South Carolina has many negative effects on our health, …
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Thermal imaging in generator inspection and maintenance

Using Thermal Imaging in Generator Maintenance

Thermal FLIR Cameras for Generator Inspections A thermal imaging camera is a helpful handheld tool for generator maintenance. The FLIR thermal cameras that the Cooper team keep on board are sophisticated thermographs used to analyze fluctuations in temperature. While our …
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