Greener Trucking . The “Trucking Industry”. Eclectic Mix of Industries 96\% Small Businesses, < 20 Trucks 80+\% of Communities Depend Exclusively on Trucks Diesel is Lifeblood. Freight Tonnage Projections (2006 to 2018). 70\%. 2018 Market Share. Billions of Tons. 13\%. 9\%. 6\%. 2\%. <1\%.
2018 Market Share
Billions of Tons
Sources: ATA and Global Insight
May not equal 100% due to rounding
Diesel-powered generators provide cab heating, cooling, electrical, charging and engine heat.
To date, 50 APUs have been installed and nearly $225,000 in rebates have been issued.
All emission reductions were calculated using the EPA’s Diesel Emission Quantifier with data submitted by participants. All reductions are based on an estimated 80% reduction in idling hours.
Small diesel-fired furnace for heating cab when engine is off.
Heat engine coolant keeping engine and cab warm.
Off-board heating and cooling solutions. Removable ductwork connects to tractor.
($2.18 - $1.85/hr)
Offers power for heating, cooling and convenience appliances with a plug-in device.
Controls engine start and stop based on set time period, ambient temperature, or other parameters.
Utilizes existing tractor air conditioning to charge a storage system. Discharged during breaks.
Provide incentives through programs to encourage idle reduction where appropriate.