shore power

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 ...

Baker Truck Corral opens shore power location in Oregon

| August 16, 2011

Baker Truck Corral, off Interstate 84 near Baker City, Ore, has equipped 24 truck parking spaces with electrical service. The stop is the first of 50 that will be outfitted with plug-in and recharging stations ...

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.

Webasto offers shore power option

| March 24, 2010

The shore power option extends Webasto’s focus to help truck owners significantly reduce or eliminate engine idling.

IdleAire may be restarted

Jill Dunn | March 14, 2010

The Tennessee-based company made a brief announcement on its website, but offered no other information.

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