Sunswap receives £3m to boost use of solar powered transport refrigeration units


 

London-based Sunswap has secured a £3m investment to help roll out its plans to power transport refrigeration units (TRUs) with solar panels and electric batteries, in a move which could radically cut the cold chain sector’s carbon emissions and fuel costs. The  deal means Clean Growth Fund and Barclays become shareholders in the company as the haulage industry braces for the removal of the red diesel entitlement on 1 April this year for many commercial transport applications including refrigeration units […]