The emergency generator for Spanish Main Yacht Club is located on the
North side of the clubhouse. †The generator is powered by natural gas.
On a weekly basis, the generator kicks on automatically and runs an emergency
test of the system.
In the event of a power outage to the clubhouse, the emergency generator
will automatically come on and will continue to run until power is restored to the
clubhouse. †The generator will not run if natural gas is not available to the generator.
†A complete maintenance check of the generator is done at least twice a year.
†The emergency generator runs the following:
††††††††† Clubhouse inside lights
††††††††† Clubhouse outside lights
††††††††† Kitchen lights
††††††††† Menís and womenís restroom lights
††††††††† Clubhouse air conditioning, including offices
††††††††† Electrical outlets in the clubhouse and kitchen
††††††††† Stove, refrigerator and microwave
††††††††† Water heater
††††††††† Pool pump