Important – Florida Generator Sales Tax Exemption Update!

FL Department of Revenue: Sale Tax Exemption for Emergency Energy Equipment Purchases The Florida Department of Revenue (DOR) has issued Emergency Rule 12AER18-02, F.A.C. to provide a sales tax exemption for equipment used to generate emergency electric energy for Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities. The rule states that sales tax exemption must be redeemed…

Guide to Get Compliant with Florida’s Emergency Generator Rule

ALF Facilities: Get Code Compliant Today! The Compliance Deadline for Florida’s Emergency Generator Law is Right Around the Corner, on June 1st, 2018 – the official start of Hurricane Season! Required under rules, 59A-4.1265 & 58AER17-1, Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) should have their Emergency Power Plans implemented on June 1st, 2018. AHCA (the Agency for Health Care Administration)…

Attn FL Healthcare Facilities: Act Now to Meet Deadline For Generator Plans!

Time is Running Out Required under rules, 59A-4.1265 and 58AER17-1, Skilled Nursing Homes & ALFs (Assisted Living Facilities) located in Florida should have their emergency power plans implemented no later than June 1st, 2018. AHCA (the Health Care Administration Agency) may grant extensions up to January 1st, 2019 depending on certain circumstances. * ATTN Nursing Homes & ALFs  ‒ Does your…

Winter Back-up

When we think about the Sunshine State and electricity consumption, we are inclined to picture high demand for energy on a steamy July afternoon. It seems logical to pay special attention to safeguarding your business from power outages during the summer months. While it is important to make sure that energy demand on an exceptionally…

The Power to Save Lives

Today’s post is dedicated to the ability that generators have to save lives. Yes, they can absolutely save businesses money, but in many instances they can do more. Think about all of the facilities that people depend on for life sustaining services. In addition think about all of the ways that backup or portable power…