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What is the benefit of Premium Diesel versus normal diesel?

April 10, 2021 2:54 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Premium Diesel delivered in Oregon and Washington with every gallon of Star Oilco diesel. Are you clogging filters, seeing corrosion, suffering repeated DPF regens, or fighting biological growth in your tank? Premium Diesel with routine tank maintenance is the solution to your problem. Premium diesel provides real benefits to the long term maintenance cost of... Read More

Diesel Loaner Tanks for Construction

April 10, 2021 11:01 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Dyed Off Road Diesel Fueling Service by Star Oilco If you need diesel, kerosene, gasoline, biodiesel, or renewable diesel in bulk or as a wet-hose fueling service, we are ready for your project.  We also deliver Diesel Exhaust Fluid on jobsites. We won’t let your generators go down.  Daily routes for diesel fueling in Portland, Oregon... Read More

What Do I Need to Know About Long Term Diesel Storage?

April 5, 2021 8:42 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Here’s good advice if you are relying on diesel as a back up fuel in the Pacific NW. Now is the time to refill and treat your back up fuel tanks. Quite a bit of our business at Star Oilco is fueling back-up generators, emergency water pumps, and other long term off-road diesel storage requirements.... Read More

What’s in a “Keep it Simple Fuel Audit”

March 26, 2021 9:23 am Published by Leave your thoughts

How do you compare different fuel card vendors? You audit your fuel bill. We will help you clarify your bill by showing what you pay, what’s in that cost of fuel, and how you can save going forward. We do this by concentrating on one fact: there are only three fees in the total cost... Read More

Fleet Fueling in Portland, Oregon and Fuel Security

March 14, 2021 11:45 am Published by Leave your thoughts

How do you eliminate the management hassles of fueling your fleet in Portland, Oregon? Use Star Oilco’s Total Solution fueling service. Stop burning labor costs and dealing with management headaches trying to track fuel in vehicles. Let us simplify this for your administration. We can make that really simple with our Total Fleet Solution.  Bulk,... Read More

BioGuard Plus 6 Stabilize Your Diesel Tank

March 9, 2021 1:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Spring is just around the corner. Have you stabilized the diesel in your generator? Water and temperature changes can contribute to growth in your tanks. Prepare your diesel fuel, heating oil, kerosene, or boiler fuel storage and make sure it works when you need it. With the Fire last fall and the recent power outages... Read More

Oregon Legislature proposes an end to petroleum diesel

March 6, 2021 10:41 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

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.       In Oregon, HB3305 is a House Bill proposed by Representative Karin Power to outlaw the sales of petroleum diesel to the public... Read More

Easy Construction Jobsite Fueling

March 3, 2021 3:02 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Diesel Fueling for Construction Projects in Oregon Get a Star Oilco account and make your jobsite fueling easy. Star Oilco is on the road fueling construction, jobsites and generators.   Star Oilco is here to serve your diesel fueling needs. Fueling in the Portland, Oregon and Vancouver, Washington service areas. We are now Serving Salem,... Read More

Every Question We Have Been Asked About Biodiesel

March 3, 2021 7:48 am Published by Leave your thoughts

What is biodiesel? Biodiesel is a renewable, clean-burning diesel replacement that is reducing U.S. dependence on foreign petroleum, creating jobs and improving the environment. Biodiesel is commonly blended in a 5% to 20% component with petroleum diesel and can be found available at retail around North America as a blended fuel.  Biodiesel is a low... Read More