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Idling

June 2017, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Drivers Key to Cutting Idle Costs

Fleets must balance the need to reduce idling with the need to attract and retain drivers. Photo:  Randy Heinitz via Flickr/creative commons license

By Deborah Lockridge

No single technology has emerged as a winner in the idle reduction market, but driver satisfaction and comfort are key factors in finding solutions.

Tags: Idling, Idle Reduction, Reducing Fuel Costs

September 2015, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive

Start Reliably and Reduce Idling This Winter

Photo: Maxwell Technologies

By Jeremy Cowperthwaite, Maxwell Technologies

Every driver with experience operating heavy-duty diesel trucks knows that batteries have their limitations in cold weather-- they can’t maintain their cranking power when temperatures drop. Extreme cold is their enemy.

Tags: Maxwell Technologies, Idling, Winter

June 2006, TruckingInfo.com - Cover Story

Fuel: The Double Whammy

By LCT Staff

We explore the ramifications of government regulations, market-driven cost increases, the future of biodiesel and liquid natural gas, as well as anti-idling solutions.

Tags: Idling, Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel, Diesel Prices, Idle Reduction

March 2006, TruckingInfo.com - Editorial

Idle Conversation

By Deborah Whistler, Editor

Best way to conserve fuel? Shut those engines down.

Tags: Idling, Fuel Prices

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