Tag: HVO

Platts launches SAF and HVO prices assessments for Southeast Asia

Platts launches SAF and HVO prices assessments for Southeast Asia

January 19, 2021 |

In Singapore, S&P Global Platts launched new sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) price assessments in Southeast Asia effective January 18, 2021. The new assessments will enhance transparency in renewable fuel markets across Asia as the region is set to become a large producer of advanced biofuels. The new Platts Southeast Asia […]

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Selwood first to offer rental pumps fueled by HVO

Selwood first to offer rental pumps fueled by HVO

January 14, 2021 |

In the UK, Selwood has become the first UK rental company to offer pumps that can be fueled by vegetable oil in an industry-leading move that will significantly cut greenhouse gas emissions. The company has completed extensive testing of HVO (Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil) in its fleet of market-leading pumps. All Selwood pumps which have a […]

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Eni looking to convert Mombasa refinery to HVO among other biofuel projects

Eni looking to convert Mombasa refinery to HVO among other biofuel projects

December 21, 2020 |

In Kenya, the President met with the CEO of Eni to discuss the development of circular economy initiatives, including the recovery, regeneration and reuse of agricultural and food waste produced in the Country. The industrial transformation of waste would enhance its contribution to power generation, in partial replacement of fossil sources, making a decisive contribution […]

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Scania manufacturing plant goes fossil free thanks to RME and HVO

Scania manufacturing plant goes fossil free thanks to RME and HVO

December 14, 2020 |

In Sweden, Scania’s cab production plant in Oskarshamn, Sweden, enters 2021 as fully fossil free. It will thereby be the first of its major production plants around the world to successfully phase out carbon emitting production elements. The largest contribution to reducing carbon emissions has been to convert the three ovens – water drying, powder […]

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Bently Motors installs HVO fueling facilities for on-site fuel demand at UK plant

Bently Motors installs HVO fueling facilities for on-site fuel demand at UK plant

December 10, 2020 |

In the UK, Bentley Motors will be the first luxury automotive brand to run its in-house logistics on 100 per cent renewable fuels. This follows the installation of hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) fueling facilities at its site in Crewe. A 34,000 liter ‘Green D+’ HVO tank and pump now fuels the ten HGV logistics trucks […]

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PostNL trialing HVO to decarbonize “last mile” postal delivery

PostNL trialing HVO to decarbonize “last mile” postal delivery

November 11, 2020 |

In the Netherlands, Trans.info reports that the Dutch postal service, PostNL is trialing mail delivery in two Dutch cities using biofuel made from used cooking oil. The trial includes 60 vehicles in Zolle and Leeuwarden running on 100% HVO from Neste in hopes of eventually rolling out the fuel amongst its entire fleet in the […]

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UK companies release FuelBox Green D+ HVO to make it easier to access HVO

UK companies release FuelBox Green D+ HVO to make it easier to access HVO

September 14, 2020 |

In the UK, Renewable Energy Magazine reports Speedy Hire has chosen the FuelBox Green D+ HVO, a new product launched by FuelBox and Green Biofuels, to help decarbonize its equipment that is rented to construction, industrial, utilities and other heavy industries. The boxes are recyclable 20-liter containers that include an easy-pour spout, are stackable and […]

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OFTEC slams government stance on bioheat for not including HVO in latest study

OFTEC slams government stance on bioheat for not including HVO in latest study

July 28, 2020 |

In the UK, the Government’s current reluctance to support renewable liquid fuels as part of the UK’s green heat agenda is based on flawed evidence, says OFTEC following the initial outcomes of widespread field trials. Data from an ongoing European project testing various renewable liquid fuel options across 100 sites, shows that Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil […]

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Dutch construction company switches to HVO for asphalt equipment

Dutch construction company switches to HVO for asphalt equipment

July 13, 2020 |

In the Netherlands, BAM Infra Nederland is the first construction company to switch to Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) fuel for all of its asphalt equipment. With this fuel, BAM reduces the CO2 emissions of its asphalt processing teams by up to 89%. For BAM, HVO fuel is the new standard for its asphalt equipment that […]

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Arriva trials HVO on Dutch train route ahead of September roll out

Arriva trials HVO on Dutch train route ahead of September roll out

June 30, 2020 |

In the Netherlands, rail operator Arriva has completed a trial using HVO on a train running between Groningen and Friesland ahead of the September roll out where the company plans to operate several of its routes using the biofuel. In an effort to reduce its environmental impact, the company has invested in 50 new trains […]

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