It is essential for many businesses to have large-scale, portable refrigeration or cold storage equipment on-site. Refrigerated containers and refrigerated trailers are used to store a wide variety of products and materials.
Once you've decided upon utilizing a refrigerated container or trailer, your next decision is an important one. Ask yourself this question…Should I go with an electric refrigerated container/trailer or a diesel trailer? The simplest way to decide is to review the cost. The chart below details the cost savings of an electric unit as opposed to a diesel trailer.
|Cost Comparison: Diesel vs Electric|
|Based on Low Monthly Usage (420 Hours)||Based on High Monthly Usage (720 Hours)|
|Diesel Trailer:||$2,790.00||Diesel Trailer:||$4,140.00|
|Electric Container / Trailer:||$1,525.00||Electric Container / Trailer:||$1,695.00|
|Monthly Savings $1,265.00 (46%)||Monthly Savings $2,445.00 (59%)|