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industrial backup generator

How to Choose the Right Industrial Backup Generator for Your Business

Over 70% of the U.S.’s electricity grid is 25 years old. So, it’s important that you’re prepared for any disasters if they occur, such as a power shortage or electrical damage. That’s why you need an industrial backup generator. There are several types of generators that vary in size and capability, which means you need to research…

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Electric Vehicle Charging Station Contractors Tips For Max Quality

As of early 2023, there are more than 3 million electric vehicles out on the road in the U.S. There are also 130,000 electric vehicle charging stations situated throughout the country. Are you a property manager who is interested in installing an EV charging station outside of your commercial building? If so, you’re going to need to…

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industrial backup generator

5 Benefits of Installing an Industrial Backup Generator

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) estimates power outages cost businesses $150 billion annually. If you want to prevent your business from losing money in a power outage, you may want to install an industrial backup generator. While installing a backup generator will cost you, it could be well worth it. A backup generator will give you…

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commercial electric recessed lighting

The Ultimate Guide for Commercial Electric Recessed Lighting

With so many trending light ideas, it can be difficult to choose which one to use. If you are designing a space and thinking of lighting for a commercial building, you have to think in terms of what you are using the building for. Lighting matters in this case. One of the trending types of lighting…

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Ensuring Quality When Hiring a Commercial Electric Contractor

A commercial electric contractor is a professional who specializes in the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems for commercial buildings. Commercial electrical contractors are typically highly knowledgeable and experienced in all aspects of electrical work, from wiring to lighting to power distribution. Businesses may want to work with a commercial electric contractor because they…

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commercial backup generator installation

The Importance of a Commercial Backup Generator Installation

According to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), power outages cost U.S. businesses around $150 billion per year. In any industry, even a short-term outage can result in a costly amount of downtime.  With a commercial backup generator installation, you can rest assured that your mission-critical projects will not suffer, even in the event of severe weather….

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commercial electrical maintenance

Why Regular Commercial Electrical Maintenance is Critical

Commercial buildings consume about 35% of electricity in the U.S. Regardless of the kind of industry you are in, it is an integral part of the daily operations of your business. This is why having a safe and reliable electrical system is necessary. Due to its availability and increased dependence, you can sometimes take your electrical system…

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M.T. Kelley Electric Honored to Light City of Chicago’s 2021 Christmas Tree in Millennium Park

This year, M.T. Kelley had the incredible honor to light the City of Chicago’s 2021 Christmas Tree in Millennium Park.

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Why Choose M. T. Kelley Electric

Are you looking for superior quality electrical services for your commercial or industrial property in the Chicagoland area? Look no further than M.T. Kelley. We are a full-service electrical contractor dedicated to helping you complete your electrical project, whatever the size. We know you have many options when it comes to your electrical needs, so…

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