Project Info

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Project Title 
High Efficiency All-Electric Truck & Trailer Refrigeration Unit Plug Load Evaluation
Project Number 
ET19SCE1120
Investor Owned Utilities 
SCE
End-use 
Process Loads
Sector 
Commercial
Project Year(s) 
2019 - 2023
Description 

Work with local refrigerated truck fleet to demonstrate energy demand profiles, costs and benefits. Use plug-in capabilities, truck/trailer mounted PV, batteries, to demonstrate environmental and cost benefits of using electric powered TRus as much as possible. Substitute R-404A refrigerant with drop in replacement to demonstrate impacts to efficiency of TRu and ability to operate on electricity by characterize the energy and GHG impacts.