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: DIESELvs ELECTRIC|
|Based on Low Monthly Usage (420 Hours)||Based on High Monthly Usage (720 Hours)|
|Diesel Trailer:||$2,870.00||Diesel Trailer:||$3,920.00|
|Electric Container / Trailer:||2,453.00||Electric Container / Trailer:||$2,723.00|
|Monthly Savings $417.00 (15%)||Monthly Savings $1,197.00 (30%)|