Deutsche Post DHL Group to introduce fuel-saving TRAILAR solar panels to fleet

TRAILAR founders Aaron Thomas and Denny Hulme
 

Solar panels that cut fuel consumption by 5% could become a regular feature on UK trucks after Deutsche Post DHL Group started the roll-out of the technology. Following a trial of the TRAILAR flexible solar matting on the roofs of DHL Supply Chain’s UK fleet, the operator said a global roll-out within the group was underway. The technology – showcased at this year’s Microlise Transport Conference – is also being made available to third-parties to purchase. The energy harnessed by […]