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  • News Equipment

    Making the case for solar

    September 11, 2018 2:29PM by James Menzies

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Just 200 trailers with solar panels on their roofs would generate enough power to supply 3,200 residential homes if that power were fed back into the grid. Jeff Kauffman of Tahoe Ventures, speaking at the FTR Transportation

  • Product Equipment

    Carrier using solar power to charge reefer units

    September 26, 2014 8:24AM by Truck News

    ATHENS, Ga. — Carrier Transicold has announced the availability of solar panels that can be used to charge its transport refrigeration units (TRUs). The new solar panels were developed specifically to maintain TRU battery charge and mount onto the roof