More than one way out

Sauer, Bruce
July 2008
Trailer / Body Builders;Jul2008, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p4
Trade Publication
The author focuses on the search for solutions for the rising petroleum prices which is affecting truck body and trailer manufacturers. He says that the increasing fuel prices impact the profits of customers and their ability to purchase trucks and trailers. He notes some of the environmental issues raised by electric trucks, such as how to dispose worn out batteries and how to meet the additional demand for electricity. He cites the need for some cooperation between those who want to explore energy resources and those who want to conserve energy.


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