The Goal Zero 23000 Yeti and the Yamaha EF2000iS are good, quiet generators, recommends My Gen Set. Other low-noise models include the Porta Source IG800W, the Champion Power Equipment 42436, the DuroMax XP4400E and the Trades Pro 838014.
The Goal Zero 23000 Yeti is a portable solar generator with three charging modes. This 28-pound generator may be connected to a solar panel, plugged into a standard electrical outlet or charged with a 12-volt vehicle adapter.
The Yamaha EF2000iS is a gas-powered generator that automatically adjusts its output based on the amount of electricity required. This minimizes engine noise and promotes fuel efficiency. The Yamaha EF2000iS weighs 50.9 pounds.