IdleAire

Electrification of truck stop spaces revives

| August 30, 2011

As fuel prices spiked in 2007-08, a large majority of truckers' anti-idling interest was focused on dedicated auxiliary power units, which market expanded dramatically with a profusion of new manufacturers. This time around, with the ...

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.

IdleAire resumes services

| August 12, 2010

IdleAire is providing electrification at four truck stops, and expects to reopen three more this week and restart an additional 12 sites.

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.

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.

LogBook

Overdrive Staff | June 01, 2010

Truckers cope with flooding crisis, the FMCSA begins its Pre-Employment Screening Program, a cross-border trucking program with Mexico will be announced soon, steps toward sleep disorder screening are taken and many more industry issues are ...

IdleAire to restart 23 locations

Jill Dunn | May 18, 2010

Five of the planned locations would be in Texas and five more in Pennsylvania.

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