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Upgrade your Fleet Card’s Security Features

November 1, 2018 5:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Upgrade the security features on your Pacific Pride fuel cards with Star Oilco. Star Oilco is an independent Franchisee of Pacific Pride Are you looking to use a corporate fleet card to simplify your fuel buying? Star Oilco can make that easy for you. Regardless of what system you choose, there are some organizational best... Read More

How does my business get access to Pacific Pride fueling sites?

October 27, 2018 10:53 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Star Oilco is a proud independent Franchisee of Pacific Pride Cardlock Fueling Service in Portland, Oregon Pacific Pride Commercial Fueling 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year without retail waiting in line. Commercial fuel access for the around-the-clock business. If you want to start using Pacific Pride cardlock cards in... Read More

Prepaid and Preset Fuel Cards Strategies for Small Business

October 18, 2018 3:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

  There is a growing industry of prepaid credit card programs being marketed to fleet operators as a solution to fuel management. The bigger advertisers are Bento for Business and Net Spend, which provide Visa or Mastercard credit cards with controls to protect the issuer of the cards. If you are asking yourself ‘what are... Read More

BioGuard Plus 6 Stabilize Your Diesel Tank

October 17, 2018 3:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Winter is coming. Prepare your diesel fuel, heating oil, kerosene, or boiler fuel for a winter of storage. Make sure your fuel works when you need it. If you have a bulk diesel tank, stop stuff from growing in your diesel before it starts. Valvtect BioGuard Plus 6 Use every spring and winter to guarantee... Read More

Biodiesel Handling and Use Guide (5th Edition 2016)

September 26, 2018 8:30 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Biodiesel Handling and Use Guide (Fifth Edition) If you are a fleet seeking to reduce your CO2 footprint and biodiesel is your drop in solution, this book is your guide.  The Biodiesel Handling and Use Guide is the definitive user’s manual for fleets seeking to field biodiesel and blends as... Read More

B20 Biodiesel, a Proven Fuel

September 25, 2018 10:01 am Published by Leave your thoughts

(NOTE: B20 refers to 20% biodiesel blended with an 80% petroleum diesel percentage. B5 refers to 5% biodiesel blended with petroleum diesel which is the legally required blend percentage in Oregon state. For more on biodiesel basics, visit the US DOE.) For years B20 has been a defacto blend at some of the biggest names... Read More

Construction Jobsite Fueling

September 1, 2018 5:02 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Make your project easier for everyone.  Be it bulk loaner tank or a wet-hose fueling service Star Oilco is ready for your construction fuel needs.   Star Oilco is here to serve your diesel fueling needs. Regardless if your project is for one day or a few years, we are here to keep that equipment topped... Read More