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How to Avoid Idle Fines

    Over the past few years, almost half of all US states have enacted laws aimed at eliminating engine idling for more than three to five minutes....

Founder & CEO Andrew Amigo Featured on Trucker Tools Blog

Blackburn's Founder and CEO Andrew Amigo was featured in the Trucker Tools Blog.  Andrew shares his motivation for inventing a technology and...

How to Prevent Dead Electric Pallet Jacks with Hybrid Charging

Electric pallet jacks are rapidly becoming a crucial piece of equipment in the delivery world. They remind us of power liftgates 10 years ago when...

3 Tips to Prevent Premature Battery Failure in Cold Weather

Blackburn's Sales Director Mark Moreschi had a stellar career in battery sales and replacement before joining Blackburn Energy.  Laynie interviews...

The Boston Trucker Visits Blackburn

We are excited that Mike the Boston Trucker stopped by Blackburn to talk with Andrew about how Blackburn's unique charging system RelGen makes life...

What are RelGen's Advantages over an Engine Alternator?

Upgrading your engine alternator is not the answer for charging your auxiliary batteries. Learn why in this interview with our Founder and CEO,...

What are RelGen's advantages over DC/DC converters and solar panels?

Charging with RelGen is far more effective than using DC/DC converters or solar. Hear what Andrew Amigo has to say about each technology.

Optimize Your Liftgate Performance [Infographic]

Do your drivers have to idle their engines while making deliveries to power their liftgates?  Do you have issues with low voltage, frequent...

5 Essential Practices to Improve Your Truck’s Liftgate Performance

Battery recharging issues are well known among fleets using trucks with liftgates.  Often there is not enough power in the liftgate batteries to...