As North Carolina’s Generac generator specialist, Alternative Power has been serving residential, commercial and industrial clients in Chapel Hill, NC and beyond for more than a decade.

When it’s time to provide your home or business with a standby generator in case of a power outage, turn to Alternative Power for comprehensive generator services — from sales to installation to maintenance, we can do it all. Get in touch with us for a free assessment and price quote to learn more about our Generac generators and find out which one is best for your Chapel Hill home or business.


Each Generac generator installed by Alternative Power in Chapel Hill comes with a service contract available for purchase. Taking advantage of this service and preventative maintenance plan is a great way to protect your investment and ensure the longevity of your backup generator.

No matter what brand of generator you have or where you purchased it, our licensed, factory-certified technicians are capable of providing required maintenance and repairs. Give us a call anytime, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and our prompt, courteous team will be there to assist you as soon as possible.


Disaster Recovery

When an ice storm, severe thunderstorm, blackout, or any other disaster hits the Chapel Hill area, Alternative Power is there to assist you. With a history of 100% power regeneration while providing emergency power to areas across the Southeast, our disaster recovery team is equipped to handle any situation because of our:

  • Right-of-first-usage contracts with other national rental companies to secure additional generators when needed
  • Mobile command centers that can be transported with minimal notice
  • Fleet of four-wheel drive vehicles
  • Equipment to access blocked sites, such as chainsaws and winches
  • Fueling trucks with a capacity up to 1,800 gallons that draw from a mobile reserve of 20,000 gallons
  • Experience in gaining access to restricted areas from local and federal law enforcement agencies

Custom Generator Warranties

Each of our customers in Chapel Hill use our Generac standby generators for different reasons, and that’s why we offer custom generator warranties to meet the unique needs of their home or business. Alternative Power’s backup power professionals would be happy to give you information about our generator warranty options and help you determine which is best for your Generac generator.

Generator & Fleet Rental

Let us power your next big event! Alternative Power provides Chapel Hill generator rental services, as well as rental vehicles to help you tow our portable Generac generators. Give us a call today at 919.467.8001 to learn more about the features and available power capacities of our rental generators.

Alternative Power takes care of backup power needs across the state of North Carolina, including Chapel Hill and surrounding areas. Contact us today if you’re in need of a new Generac generator, generator repairs or a rental generator.