You could be the most prepared person in town and that may bring you more trouble than comfort. At night when the sun goes down that generator or those solar lights will stand out like a beacon and the longer the disaster lasts the more you will stand out. As things get worse the envy will as well. This article explains one of the best moves for assuring your security when everyone else is in the dark.
Blacking out your windows is the best way to assure no one knows about your dealings in the dark of night. I a serious situation you may even plan on going nocturnal altogether. This means you will have even more opportunity for light to peek out in the darkness. The article features many materials that can do this and some are even multipurpose.