Photos: Idle Air system

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  • Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- IdleAir has 18 full-service ports, and 16 electric-only ports at Cash's Truck Plaza. The full-service ports allow truckers to receive air conditioning, Direct TV and 120v power without having to idle their trucks, thereby reducing diesel emissions.

  • Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- IdleAir air conditioning and Direct TV window units wait to be used at Cash's Truck Plaza Thursday. IdleAir says it can retrofit 99 percent of trucks' windows. There are 18 full-service ports at Cash's Truck Plaza, which provide air conditioning, Direct TV and 120v power to truckers without them having to idle, thereby reducing diesel emissions.

  • Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- Cameron Taylor with Idle Air helps trucker Matthew Carr, left, get set up with an IdleAir window unit at Cash's Truck Plaza Thursday. IdleAir has 18 full-service ports, and 16 electric-only ports at Cash's Truck Plaza. The full-service ports allow truckers to receive air conditioning, Direct TV and 120v power without having to idle their trucks, thereby reducing diesel emissions.

  • Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- Jeff Maurer, Chief Listening Officer with IdleAir, shows what IdleAir's window units look like at Cash's Truck Plaza Thursday. The company is now providing electric air conditioning, Direct TV and 120v power services to truckers while they rest, which means truckers don't have to idle during that time, thereby reducing diesel emissions.

  • Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- Jeff Maurer, Chief Listening Officer with IdleAir, shows what IdleAir's window units look like at Cash's Truck Plaza Thursday. The company is now providing electric air conditioning, Direct TV and 120v power services to truckers while they rest, which means truckers don't have to idle during that time, thereby reducing diesel emissions.