CabAire

Plugged In

Max Kvidera | August 07, 2011

In an era of idling prohibitions and $4 fuel, the power switch is back on for truck stop electrification.

IdleAire changes name to IdleAIR

Jill Dunn | November 08, 2010

IdleAIR provides electrification at 16 truck stops and plans to have the service at six additional locations.

LogBook

Overdrive Staff | August 01, 2010

Truck electrification services are spreading, FMCSA seeks better reporting of convictions, Arrow foresees used truck shortage, the hours rule proposal is advanced and more industry issues are featured.

LogBook

Overdrive Staff | July 01, 2010

The FMCSA changes hours policy, Obama orders heavy-truck fuel standards, an owner-operator recognition program and much more are featured.

Truck electricity services expand

Jill Dunn | June 18, 2010

Several companies are providing truck electrification services in a market boosted by recent government grants, new or stricter idling laws and trucker demand.

Pennsylvania opens electricity unit

John Baxter | June 09, 2010

The cost to use an electrification module per hour is about the same as a gallon of diesel fuel.

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