Advantages and Disadvantages of Diesel Gensets:


  • Most efficient
  • Less maintenance- usually only need to change the oil, fuel, air filter, and oil filter
  • Fuel is safer to store
  • Long lasting


  • Usually  more expensive
  • Fuel may not be accessible during widespread blackout
  • Keeping up with maintenance is very important to the life of the system
  • Louder systems, may need sound barrier