Electric vs. Propane Forklifts

Most companies with forklift operators have their operators either drive electric or propane forklifts. We examine the difference between the two types of lifts and the pros and cons of using each type of machine in your warehouse.

Electric vs. Propane Forklifts

Electric and propane forklifts both have their positives and their negatives. It is important to evaluate how each type of machine can contribute to your business and it is important for employees and forklift operators to know the benefits and drawbacks to the type of forklift they’re using.


We’ve put together a list of the pros and cons of electric vs. propane forklifts with the help of Bendigo Mitchell and Fleetman Consulting so you can evaluate which type of lift is appropriate for your company and the type of work you do.

electric vs. propane forklifts