30 Apr '15, 4am

California Is Smiling On Renewable Diesel HPR Fuel

California Is Smiling On Renewable Diesel HPR Fuel

California, the world’s seventh-largest economy, de facto air quality rulemaking body inciting automakers to make electric cars just for it is smiling on a fuel called Diesel HPR. More than a pilot project, last month’s launch of 18 stations for the diesel alternative is being propped by a few laws including California’s Low Carbon Fuel standard described by Allen Schaeffer, Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum, as diesel’s “next big thing.” The stations are run by Sacramento-based Propel Fuels. So far all are in northern California and they are proffering what is touted as a cleaner burning, higher-power-generating fuel. Not to be confused with biodiesel which Propel also sells, Diesel HPR is the first highly concentrated North American offering of a Finnish-originated product called NExBTL. The non-petroleum-derived fuel works in all modern diesel engines, w...

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