Utility power companies have reason to shut off electricity to tens and hundreds of thousands of customers at a time, whenever conditions of overload are present.  They ask consumers to reduce their loads during peak usage periods.

In California and places subject to wildfires, grid power is blacked out to the masses to prevent power distribution lines from sparking and igniting the next wildfire.


Harvester48 supplies power to the home from battery, solar and wind, while grid power is held in stand-by status, not used.  The home goes off grid most every day, reducing the load on the grid during peak usage hours.

Day-time power blackouts have no
effect on your home.

Blackout relief