Tesco has strengthened its zero-emission home delivery fleet with the addition of 30 new fully-electric refrigerated vans, equipped with E-200 units from Thermo King. The E-200 electric refrigeration units come with multi-temperature performance which is autonomous from the vehicle and intelligent power source optimization. The units, which feature patented power management, also comply with strict noise level standards, enabling access to low emission zones and night-time deliveries. David O’Gorman, regional sales director at Thermo King, said: “The E-200 units were […]
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