idle reduction

Electrical connector kits available

| March 02, 2012

Free kits to connect your truck to the electric grid are available through a federally funded program. Shorepower Technologies and Cascade Sierra Solutions are providing 1,300 connector kits through the U.S. Department of Energy Recovery Act ...

APU rebates, Leslie train horns for East Tennessee’s Sams TruckingImage Gallery

| September 08, 2010

Check out my story in the September Overdrive magazine on various financial incentives -- rebates, grants, various low-interest loan programs -- state governments are making available to owner-operators and carriers to encourage the purchase of ...

West Virginia begins anti-idling rules

| June 10, 2010

State’s anti-idling rule will require operators of diesel-powered vehicles to idle no more than 15 minutes an hour.

IdleAire goes idle for good

Jill Dunn | January 29, 2010

The major provider of shore power to truckers closed Jan. 29 after its owners failed to find a buyer.

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