Renewable Diesel

Every Question We Have Been Asked About Renewable Diesel

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Renewable Diesel Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) What is renewable diesel? Renewable diesel is a synthetic diesel fuel, known for it’s lower CO2 characteristics, typically seeing purity and real world performance response superior to petroleum diesel fuel.  Renewable diesel is a next generation hydrocarbon diesel biofuel made by either the Fischer-Tropsch or Hydrogenation processes. Hydrogenated renewable…

What Are Our Options for Alternative Fuels?

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What are our options for alternative fuel? Biofuels are eco-friendly fuel choices because they are made from renewable resources and produce fewer emissions than fossil fuels. Biofuels and biodiesel can also be used to improve air quality. They also allow us to reduce the dependence we have on using fossil fuels.  Biofuels are liquid fuels…

The Pros and Cons of Renewable Diesel in Your Diesel Truck 

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The Pros and Cons of Renewable Diesel in Your Diesel Truck   As the world continues to become more aware of sustainable alternatives, renewable biodiesel (otherwise known as R99) has emerged as a promising solution to reduce carbon emissions in the transportation sector. Diesel truck owners, for example, may wonder whether they can switch to renewable diesel and…

Renewable Diesel vs Biodiesel for Heavy-Duty Trucks

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The Fuel Revolution: Renewable Diesel vs. Biodiesel for Heavy-Duty Trucks  In the realm of sustainable energy, the race for cleaner and more efficient fuels is a top of mind priority for the majority of the industry. As heavy-duty trucks continue to dominate our highways and play a pivotal role in transporting goods across the country,…

Renewable Diesel vs Biodiesel

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What’s the difference and how do they compare in price?  If you are looking for a cleaner and greener alternative to diesel fuel, you might have come across two options: renewable diesel and biodiesel. Both fuels are made from organic sources, such as vegetable oils and animal fats, but they have different production processes and…

Where is Renewable Diesel Being Produced in The United States?

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The United States has witnessed a remarkable shift towards renewable energy in recent years, with a growing emphasis on reducing greenhouse gas emissions and achieving a sustainable future. Renewable diesel has emerged as a alternative to conventional petroleum-based diesel, while providing engine performance on par with petroleum diesel.  Renewable Diesel Producers in the United States:…

How Renewable Diesel Is Made

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Renewable diesel is a type of biofuel Renewable diesel is a type of biofuel that is chemically similar to petroleum diesel and can be used in any diesel engine. It can be produced from various feedstocks, such as vegetable oils, animal fats, waste cooking oil, and algae. Renewable diesel can reduce greenhouse gas emissions and…

Understanding the Benefits of Renewable Diesel

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In an era of environmental consciousness and sustainable alternatives, the need for renewable energy sources has become increasingly evident. One of the notable contenders in this field is renewable diesel —a clean-burning, low-emission fuel that could revolutionize the transportation sector. We will dive into renewable diesel, exploring its production process, environmental benefits, and potential to replace…

B99 Biodiesel as a Heavy Duty Fuel

B99 Biodiesel as a Heavy Duty Fuel 150 150 Star Oilco

Using B99 Biodiesel in a Tier 4 Heavy Duty Diesel B99 Biodiesel reduces CO2 footprint of a 105,500 GVW truck and trailer by more than half at a lower cost than petroleum diesel. What is B99 Biodiesel? B99 Biodiesel is as pure of blend of Biodiesel you can get in the United States and still…

Oregon Legislature proposes an end to petroleum diesel

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What are the alternatives to petroleum diesel in Oregon? If Oregon bans the sale of petroleum diesel, a rapid transition to biofuels such as renewable diesel and biodiesel would happen.   [KGVID]https://staoilcopro.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Oregon-HB3305-1.mp4[/KGVID]     In Oregon, HB3305 is a House Bill proposed by Representative Karin Power to outlaw the sales of petroleum diesel to the…