What the Heck is a CarGenerator, Anyway?

If you've seen any of our videos, or followed us on Facebook or Instagram, you may already know how CarGenerator came to be. During the big Toronto ice storm of 2013, CarGenerator's founder Jonathan Schloo was without power for three days. Understanding that a modern gas furnace doesn't need much more than 400W to operate [...]

2018-03-26T16:04:41+00:00March 26th, 2018|

Can CarGenerator Really Run My Old Furnace?

Heck yeah it can! We often have people on social media tell us that "there is no way a furnace draws less than 1000W of power, so you ain't gonna run it on no stinkin' car." These armchair critics haven't actually done any research mind you, but in this day in age, how important are [...]

2018-03-21T09:24:01+00:00March 15th, 2018|

CarGenerator™ vs Goal Zero™ Yeti, Round 2: Hot Food

Last week we looked at the popular Goal Zero™ Yeti 400 portable power pack, and compared it to CarGenerator™, which offers considerably more power and exponentially more run time than the smallest 400W Yeti model, in a package of similar size and nearly-identical weight. But what does this mean in the real world? What can [...]

2018-03-05T00:55:57+00:00March 4th, 2018|