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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

Oregon-Made Biodiesel

August 21, 2018 11:17 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Star Oilco is a proud seller of locally-sourced biodiesel products. We believe in biodiesel and run B20 in our own fleet. Star Oilco has been a pioneer in successful fleet demonstration of B20 and blends up to B99 in a host of applications for over a decade. There is no lower cost way to reduce... Read More

Use Pacific Pride Fuel Cards as a Management Tool

August 18, 2018 12:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Manage your driver’s habits in real time with Pacific Pride fuel cards. Star Oilco’s Pacific Pride card can give you control over when and where fuel is purchased. We guarantee the highest level of control by offering human support designed to make it easy for a small business. You have enough to manage and don’t... Read More

How to save money while fueling your fleet.

August 6, 2018 9:38 am Published by Leave your thoughts

With recent high diesel and gas prices, saving money on fuel is a priority for many fleets.  Star Oilco is here to help you contain the hidden costs of fuel with our fleet card solutions.  If you are a fleet manager or in charge of corporate fueling and you use retail gas stations, this article... Read More

Why should my fleet use Pacific Pride fuel cards?

July 22, 2018 11:50 am Published by Leave your thoughts

  A prospective customer asked recently: “Why should I use a Pacific Pride fleet card over a gas station credit card?” Here’s our answer: There are many reasons to use a commercial cardlock solution for your fleet. The biggest reason why you should use Star Oilco for your cardlock needs is that we are a... Read More

Avoid credit card theft with Pacific Pride Fleet Cards

July 1, 2018 5:44 am Published by Leave your thoughts

How do you avoid fuel theft in your small business? By securing your fleet cards to ensure theft is extremely limited.   Fuel theft occurs every day in our economy, usually due to the loose controls associated with credit cards in businesses. Credit card thieves are creative and advanced in their ability to steal from... Read More

Why should my fleet use Pacific Pride cardlock?

June 15, 2018 5:28 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

  A prospective customer asked this question recently in an email: “Why should I use a Pacific Pride fleet card over a gas station credit card?” Below is Star Oilco’s answer to their request. There are many reasons why you should use a commercial cardlock solution for your fleet. The biggest reason why you should... Read More