Going Green http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7881/more en Partnership will install, evaluate TES system http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/partnership-will-install-evaluate-tes-system <div class="node-body article-body">Viking Cold Solutions announced a collaboration between Salt River Project (SRP) and Bashas’ Family of Stores to install and evaluate the performance of Viking’s environmentally friendly Thermal Energy Storage (TES) system at the Bashas’ distribution center in the Phoenix AZ metro area.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/partnership-will-install-evaluate-tes-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/partnership-will-install-evaluate-tes-system#comments Equipment Grocery Foodservice Going Green Refrigeration News Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:57:00 +0000 45001 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com NASRC receives award for leadership http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/nasrc-receives-award-leadership <div class="node-body article-body">The North American Sustainable Refrigeration Council (NASRC) was recognized by the National Steering Committee of Small Business Environmental Assistance Programs (SBEAPs) and Small Business Ombudsmen (SBO) for its leadership nationwide.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/nasrc-receives-award-leadership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/nasrc-receives-award-leadership#comments Equipment Going Green Refrigeration News Thu, 08 Jun 2017 15:00:00 +0000 44851 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Ryder begins offering renewable diesel fuel at California location http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/ryder-begins-offering-renewable-diesel-fuel-california-location <div class="node-body article-body">Ryder System Inc has begun to offer renewable diesel (RD) fuel, at its San Francisco CA fueling facility, located at 2700 3rd Street.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/ryder-begins-offering-renewable-diesel-fuel-california-location" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/ryder-begins-offering-renewable-diesel-fuel-california-location#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Leasing Fleet Equipment Going Green News Mon, 22 May 2017 14:22:00 +0000 44511 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Toyota opens a portal to future of zero-emissions heavy-duty trucks http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/toyota-opens-portal-future-zero-emissions-heavy-duty-trucks <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota Motor North America Inc (TMNA) has launched Project Portal, a hydrogen fuel cell system designed for heavy-duty truck use at the Port of Los Angeles.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/toyota-opens-portal-future-zero-emissions-heavy-duty-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/toyota-opens-portal-future-zero-emissions-heavy-duty-trucks#comments Emissions Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment Going Green News Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:14:00 +0000 44131 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Penske Truck Leasing collects fifth consecutive EPA SmartWay award http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/penske-truck-leasing-collects-fifth-consecutive-epa-smartway-award <div class="node-body article-body">For the fifth consecutive year, Penske Truck Leasing has been given the SmartWay Affiliate Challenge Award by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Penske is one of nine organizations to receive this honor.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/penske-truck-leasing-collects-fifth-consecutive-epa-smartway-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/penske-truck-leasing-collects-fifth-consecutive-epa-smartway-award#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Leasing Fleet Equipment Going Green News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:00:00 +0000 44091 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Transplace helps shippers join SmartWay http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/transplace-helps-shippers-join-smartway <div class="node-body article-body">Transplace announced that Welch’s, Del Monte Foods Inc and other leading shippers have successfully completed 2016 emissions reporting with the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SmartWay Transport Partnership.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/transplace-helps-shippers-join-smartway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/transplace-helps-shippers-join-smartway#comments Business Tools Foodservice Going Green News Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:53:00 +0000 43861 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Prestolite to assist SuperTruck II program http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/prestolite-assist-supertruck-ii-program <div class="node-body article-body">Prestolite Electric and its parent company, Zhongshan Broad-Ocean Motor Co Ltd, have announced participation in the development of advanced efficiency and next-generation technologies to support initiatives of the SuperTruck II program.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/prestolite-assist-supertruck-ii-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/prestolite-assist-supertruck-ii-program#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:51:00 +0000 43651 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Maersk orders 100 containers chilled by NaturaLINE system http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/maersk-orders-100-containers-chilled-naturaline-system <div class="node-body article-body">Striving to further reduce the environmental impact of its global shipping operations, Maersk Line has ordered the first 100 of a total of 200 refrigerated containers to be chilled by Carrier Transicold’s NaturaLINE natural-refrigerant-based system.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/maersk-orders-100-containers-chilled-naturaline-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/maersk-orders-100-containers-chilled-naturaline-system#comments Emissions Equipment Going Green Refrigeration News Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:32:00 +0000 43351 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com C R England joins PIT Group http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-joins-pit-group <div class="node-body article-body">Refrigerated transporter C R England has become a fleet member of the testing organization PIT Group, a research and engineering group supporting the North American transportation industry.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-joins-pit-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-joins-pit-group#comments Business Tools Fuel Savings Carriers Going Green News Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:21:00 +0000 43141 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com University project focuses on cutting fuel consumption http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/university-project-focuses-cutting-fuel-consumption <div class="node-body article-body">Purdue University is leading part of a national effort to reduce vehicle fuel consumption by 20% through automated systems that interconnect trucks and cars and the transportation infrastructure using sensors and online cloud technology.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/university-project-focuses-cutting-fuel-consumption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/university-project-focuses-cutting-fuel-consumption#comments Components Fuel Savings Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:26:00 +0000 42581 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com <p>Former Purdue graduate students Sylvia Lu, left, and Mayura Halbe work in the Cummins Power Laboratory at Purdue&rsquo;s Ray W Herrick Laboratories. (Purdue University photo/Charles Jischke</p>