About Us

Industry-Leading Expertise and Knowledge

Coastal Power is a diversified company that specializes in all phases of data center demolition, liquidation and sales of both I.T. and facilities equipment.

With headquarters in Santa Barbara, California, Coastal Power has active projects, partners and customers throughout the world. Since 2010, Coastal Power has strived to provide outstanding products and services, with customer satisfaction and environmental responsibility being primary concerns. Whether you are a customer, partner or vendor, we look forward to working with you to build a better and safer world today for generations to come.

Why Choose Us?

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30+ Years of Collective Experience

Coastal Power and its employees boast an impressive 30+ years of cumulative experience in asset liquidation, equipment removal, and data center decommissioning. Our experience and honest business practices have led to a strong network of customers and vendors alike, which in turn gives way to our buying power and ability to find unique avenues for liquidation that others may not be familiar with.

Comprehensive Solutions for Project Success

At Coastal Power, we go beyond the equipment. Our dedicated team works closely with customers, ensuring a seamless fit and aligning with project goals. We create detailed plans tailored to their specific needs, eliminating the hassle of searching for individual buyers. With our wide interest in equipment, we offer market value returns on all assets, even the most undesirable ones. Trust us to provide comprehensive liquidation solutions that leave no equipment behind.
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Removing heavy equipment

Nationwide Resources and Reliable Vendor Network

Beyond our buying power, we have nationwide resources, countless contracted vendors, and accomplished project managers to ensure every project deliverable is met on time. Through our detailed planning, technical knowledge, passion and experience, we make the process easy, gaining our customers’ loyalty as their trusted partner for all equipment change-outs, current and future.

Environmental Responsibility

Coastal Power takes a multifaceted approach to ensuring that all equipment and materials we obtain and purchase from projects is handled in the most efficient way possible to minimize our carbon footprint. We are responsible and committed to environmental safety, guaranteeing that everything we work with is either resold, reused or recycled.

Regardless of the method, everything we acquire will eventually have a second life. Contact us today to create a responsible, positive, profitable plan for your used assets.

Our Leadership

Tony Torres | President and CEO

Tony Torres

President & CEO
Tony excelled in telecom equipment since 2000, from purchasing and negotiation to leading accounts payable. He transitioned to used equipment, rising to VP of Sales at a reputable So-Cal dealer. In 2010, he founded Coastal Power, specializing in used generators. Today, Coastal Power is a leading used equipment buyer globally.
Josh Katzele | VP of Project Development

Josh Katzele

VP of Project Development
Josh, a seasoned professional with 10+ years in the critical facility industry, began as an apprentice before venturing into electrical manufacturing and mechanical assembly. Now a project manager, he oversees complex decommissioning projects, totaling $1.7M in his first year. With a focus on excellence, customer satisfaction, and safety, Josh aims to establish Coastal Power as a trusted nationwide organization.
Joey Arroyo | Project Development Lead

Joey Arroyo

Project Development Lead
Joey, a vital member of Coastal Power since high school, began as a part-time data entry assistant. Leveraging his computer science expertise and passion for facility services, he rose to a lead role in project development. Joey manages customer relations, service coordination, logistics, timelines, and communications, propelling Coastal Power to national recognition.

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Whether you need data center decommissioning, waste disposal & remediation, or equipment removal, we’ve got you covered. Start the process today by filling out the form below, including as many project details as you can provide. One of our experienced team members will be in touch promptly to discuss how we can transform your surplus assets into liquidity.

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Refrigerant Recovery

Refrigerant Recovery is the process of safely extracting harmful refrigerant gases from HVAC systems. The challenge lies in ensuring proper disposal to prevent environmental damage, as improper handling can contribute to ozone depletion and global warming.

Fire Suppression Gas

Fire Suppression Gas
Fire Suppression Gas is a solution used to extinguish fires in data centers without causing harm to electronic equipment. However, its disposal poses a challenge as improper handling can lead to environmental harm, necessitating responsible recycling techniques.


Batteries power our world, providing essential energy to devices and machinery. However, their disposal poses significant environmental challenges. Proper handling is crucial to prevent harmful substances from polluting our ecosystems. This is a complex task that requires expert management.

Fire Suppression

Fire Suppression Gas
Fire Suppression systems are vital for safety in data centers, using various methods to extinguish fires. Their removal can be complex due to hazardous materials, intricate setup, and the need for careful handling to prevent environmental harm.

Raised Flooring

Raised Flooring
Raised floors are modular platforms installed above the actual floor, offering space for services like cabling and cooling. Removing them can be challenging due to the intricate network underneath and the need to avoid disruption to these critical systems.


Transformers are crucial power infrastructure devices, converting energy between circuits. Their removal is challenging due to their heavy weight, complex de-energizing process, and the need for safe disposal of oils and other materials in an environmentally-responsible manner.


Switchgear are essential power distribution equipment for controlling, protecting, and isolating electrical circuits. Their removal poses significant challenges due to size, complexity, and the need to ensure electrical safety and environmentally-conscious disposal.

UPS & PDU Units

UPS Unit
UPS & PDU units are vital components in data centers, ensuring constant power supply and distribution. Their removal poses challenges due to their heavy weight, delicate parts, and interconnected nature with the system. Properly de-installing them requires skilled personnel and careful planning.

CRAC Units

CRAC Units, or Computer Room Air Conditioning Units, are crucial for controlling the environment in data centers. Their removal is challenging due to their size, weight, and potential for environmental harm if improperly decommissioned. The process requires specialized skills and meticulous planning.


Boilers are complex heating systems often integral to industrial operations. Removal poses challenges due to size, weight, intricate connections, and potential environmental hazards. Ensuring safe, efficient, and compliant decommissioning is vital.

Cooling Towers

Cooling Towers
Cooling Towers are heat rejection devices that expel waste heat to the atmosphere. Their removal poses challenges due to their massive size, complex structure, and hazardous materials. Coastal Power provides expert solutions, ensuring safe, efficient, and environmentally-responsible dismantling.


Chillers are complex cooling systems pivotal to data centers. Their size, weight, and integration with other systems make removal a formidable task. Successful dismantling requires expertise, proper equipment, and careful planning to minimize disruption and maximize asset recovery.

Generator Sets

Generator Sets
Generator Sets are self-contained power sources that combine engines with electrical generators. They’re key for backup power, but their heavy weight and complex connections make their removal a demanding task, requiring professional expertise and equipment.