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What do I need to know about long term diesel storage?

November 11, 2019 11:22 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Good advice if you are relying on diesel as a back up fuel in the Pacific NW. 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.  In the Pacific Northwest biodiesel blending are required by state laws and you need... Read More

Every Question we have been asked about Renewable Diesel

Every Question We Have Been Asked About Renewable Diesel

October 31, 2019 1:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Renewable Diesel Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) What is renewable diesel? Renewable diesel is a low CO2 synthetic diesel fuel, typically seeing purity and real world performance response superior to petroleum diesel fuel.  Renewable diesel is a next generation biofuel made by either the Fischer-Tropsch or Hydrogenation processes. The technology that makes renewable diesel involves taking... Read More

BioGuard Plus 6 Stabilize Your Diesel Tank

October 28, 2019 6:31 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Fight Humbug in your Diesel Tank! As winter approaches, treat your diesel to keep things from growing in your diesel tank. Prepare your diesel fuel, heating oil, kerosene, or boiler fuel for storage. Make sure your fuel works when you need it. If you have a bulk diesel tank, stop stuff from growing in your... Read More

Do you need Refrigerated Trailer fuel? We fuel reefers automatically.

October 17, 2019 9:45 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Refrigerated Trailer Fueling Service Keep your refrigerated trailer running with our automatic keep full program. Refrigerated trailers, often also called “reefers” in trucking, are a popular way for grocers, food processors, and many other industries to expand their refrigerated inventory during the food rush of the holidays. Star Oilco, the Portland area’s leading refueler of... Read More

Do you have questions about Renewable Diesel in Oregon?

October 12, 2019 10:24 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Renewable Diesel available in Oregon Imagine a superior next generation diesel fuel. Imagine a fuel that is cleaner and drier than your typical diesel fuel bought in Oregon.  Now imagine that this dry and clean characteristic means a better performing fleet.  A fuel that causes less maintenance and increased performance benefits as it relates to... Read More

Construction Jobsite Fueling

September 18, 2019 4:02 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 here to serve your diesel fueling needs. Fueling in the Portand, Oregon and Vancouver, Washington service areas. Regardless if your project is for one day or a few years, we are here to... Read More

Do You Need a Diesel Loaner Tank?

August 24, 2019 5:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Order off-road diesel for your next construction project in the Portland, Oregon area and Star Oil will loan you a tank with your fuel purchase. If you have a construction site operating in the Portland, Oregon area, we’ll make your diesel fueling easy. Star Oilco’s goal as a bulk diesel provider is to keep things... Read More

Diesel Fuel Technical Review from Chevron.

August 14, 2019 8:39 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Do you have questions about diesel fuel? If you have questions about diesel specification, quality assurance, performance, and what ASTM Specification is, this is the book for you. Essentially, the Chevron Diesel Fuels Technical Review is a text book on diesel fuel written at a fifth grade reading level. It’s easy to read and understand... Read More

Diesel Loaner Tanks for Construction

July 22, 2019 8:31 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Construction Diesel Fuel Delivery Service  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 and Vancouver, Washington. ... Read More