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Shorepower adds locations

| November 05, 2012

Shorepower Technologies has added electric plug-in power pedestals to 17 more truckstops.

Four more truck stops get electrification

| June 30, 2012

Plug-in-power stations have been installed at four truck stops: Southern Pride Truck Plaza at Exit 16 on I-24 at Paducah, Ky.; Big Easy Travel Plaza at Exit 239 on I-10 in New Orleans.; The Tennessean ...

Three Midwest truckstops add Shorepower

| April 23, 2012

Shorepower Technologies has added its services, which lets drivers plug in to grid power instead of idling, to three truckstops: Sapp Bros Travel Center, at Exit 440 on Interstate 80 in Omaha, Neb.; Broadway Flying ...

Shoemaker’s offers electrified parking spots

| September 05, 2011

The Linoln, Neb., travel center is one of a planned 50 truck stops to add electrification under a federal program.

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Overdrive Staff | September 01, 2011

New regulations will increase truck cost, owner-operator pay expected to rise, natural gas trucks catching on and other industry news items are featured.

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 ...

Electrified truck stop opens

| July 28, 2011

Baker Truck Corral is first truck stop as part of the national STEP program funded by the U.S. Department of Energy.

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