Shorepower Technologies has expanded a growing network of electric plug-in power pedestals by installing power connections to more than 150 truck parking spaces at six truck stops in Iowa, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wyoming. Plug-in power allows truck operators to pocket more of their hard-earned money rather than burn it with idling truck engines.
Plug-in and recharging stations for truck stops. Shorepower Technologies, through its suite of integrated technologies to electrify truck parking spaces, helps truckers reduce fuel costs and emissions produced by long hours of idling. Shorepower also opens new opportunities for truck stop owners and operators to offer services to existing and potential customers. Story ideas include: federal grant enables truck stops and plazas to have all hardware installed on their site and join the growing Shorepower network for little or no out-of-pocket investment; truck stop parking space electrification creates greater efficiency in the North American electical grid by encouraging more electricity use during off-peak hours; how truck operators are benefitting from truck stop electrification; tips on equipping a cab with basic Shorepower equipment for under $200. Media contact: Doug Siefkes.