The generator is a device used in many of the game's blueprints, as well as when constructing the base. This page of the Breathedge game guide will help you find it.
The generator is an object that is required to progress the main story. However, it's not indicated by a marker. It's possible to unlock it later in the game, but it is best to obtain it right away (and collect one free generator).
When you reach the communications module inside the asteroid's cavern, head inside the smaller ship (the one that was used as a battering ram).
When you go inside, you will see the generator lying on the table to the left. Collecting it will unlock the blueprint and one generator will be added to your inventory. To craft it, you will need:
- metal x2,