Fowler Welch introduces kinetic energy recovery reefer


 

Fowler Welch is using a new eco trailer that uses kinetic energy recovery to power the vehicle’s refrigeration unit. The operator worked with International Refrigeration Cooling and Thermo King on the design of the new trailer, which it said emits 50% less CO2 than a standard one. It does this by storing previously lost energy generated from the trailer axle to power the refrigeration unit. Fowler Welch expects the trailer, which is operating out of its Spalding, Linconshire depot, to […]