Genie Insights develops solar panels to power fridges, tail lifts and ancillaries


 

Fleet technology supplier Genie Insights said it had taken advantage of new solar panel technology to develop a range of custom-designed panels for commercial vehicles. The solar products use Copper Indium Gallium Selenide (CIGS) technology instead of glass-based panels, meaning they are lightweight, flexible and robust without fracturing or cracking. It said the panels charge batteries powering equipment including fridge units, tail lifts and electrical ancillary equipment. “This technology clearly has major benefits but during early trials we realised that […]