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 set out to solve this problem by delivering turn-key distributed energy assets such as generators, battery storage systems, and smart thermostats, that can be interconnected and operate together. The collective energy is controlled centrally and dispersed as needed to stabilize the grid during periods of peak demand.  Generac product equipped with Smart Grid Ready technology, you can join in this innovative solution to help maintain grid stability and increase your energy independence.

Products Equipped with Smart Grid Ready Technology Include*:

  • Generac home standby generators
  • Generac commercial and industrial generators
  • PWRcell solar + battery storage systems


1.After you are approved to participate and enrolled in a VPP program, your local electricity provider will notify Generac when demand for power is high, and the grid needs support.

2.Generac will access your Smart Grid Ready product remotely, along with a network of other Smart Grid Ready products in your community, to help maintain the grid’s reliability and affordability. You don’t need to do a thing and you won’t notice any difference in your product’s performance. You will continue to retain a portion of your stored backup power, so your home will maintain some power reserve, even after participating in a VPP energy event.

3.Once the grid is regulated, typically within a couple hours, your product will go back to its normal functionality.

They are utilized to keep crucial appliances, lights, and equipment functioning during blackouts, emergencies, or natural disasters. MasterTex Home Services is one of the few certified Generac installers and ready to help!