Tag Archives: HVO

Crown Oil partners with Kao Data in another HVO first

Crown Oil has partnered with Kao Data, specialist developer and operator of advanced, carrier neutral data centres for high performance colocation, as the company takes further steps towards its net zero ambitions by becoming the UK’s first data centre to Read more »


Scotland’s first vegetable oil heated home

Recycled vegetable oil is being used for the first time to heat a home in Scotland. The revolutionary renewable fuel has been identified as a key alternative clean energy source in the battle against climate change. Previously reported at Fuel Read more »


Crown Oil’s new fuel for fleet

North West fuel supplier Crown Oil is now running its entire fleet on renewable diesel fuel as it commits to reduce its direct CO2 greenhouse gas emissions by 90 per cent. The Greater Manchester business, part of the £420m-turnover Crown Read more »


Seeing HVO in action

Redruth-based Mitchell and Webber, the first company in the UK to put HVO fuel to the test during the successful trials started last November, has supplied the renewable hydrotreated vegetable oil to heat a primary school in Gwinear. Mitchell and Read more »


New HVO tanker for James D Bilsland

Croftamie based James D Bilsland recently shared images of its brand new tanker, running on HVO. Jodie Allan, manager, James D Bilsland commented: “We have just purchased a new truck from RTN and have made the decision to run this Read more »


OTS Group delivers solutions for changing fuels

With UK developments in sustainable fuel increasing both the range available, as well as the ways in which they can be used, OTS Group identified the need to ensure that there are appropriate fuel delivery, storage and maintenance systems available Read more »


CTS Piusi range compatible with new fuels

As the official UK agent of Piusi and a leading supplier of fuel equipment to OEM tank manufacturers, Centre Tank Services Ltd (CTS) is happy to announce that all Piusi products for diesel are 100% compatible with HVO, GTL and Read more »


Nicholl Fuel Oils achieves a fuel first

Nicholl Fuel Oils has installed Northern Ireland’s first hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) fuelling facility at its Carryduff 24-hour forecourt with plans to make this new, renewable biofuel available across all of the Nicholl Auto 365 forecourts as well as available Read more »


An industry creating its own new dawn – liquid biofuel trials in the UK

In our March issue we reported on a ground-breaking industry trial. Accepting the inevitability of an end date for the use of fossil fuels in home-heating, industry bodies UKIFDA and OFTEC, as well as tank manufacturers, distributors and many more Read more »


Is the case for HVO strong enough?

The March issue of Fuel Oil News looks in depth at the industry efforts to find future fuel solutions. The case for HVO as a sustainable low carbon liquid fuel for both the transport sector and in heating has been Read more »