American Truck Group and its CEO, Louis “Louie” J. Normand Jr., have built a new “green” truck dealership in Gulfport, Miss.
Normand spent many months of planning and testing ideas for heat and air, lighting and washing trucks. He decided on LED truck technology to light the dealership and built an LED panel that is run by banks of 12-volt batteries that are “trickle charged.” The lights will last for years and use considerably less than traditional 110-volt electric. The lights are used throughout the dealership and the panels are also used to light the parking lot.
In the truck wash the LED lights can be run by the 12-volt battery banks, 110 electricity and also …