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Diesel Prices in Beaverton & Hillsboro Oregon

November 27, 2019 10:11 am Published by Leave your thoughts

In Washington County, the average price for diesel is $3.24* Pacific Pride’s price is $2.87 a gallon today, December 4, 2019 Get your small business out of high cost gas-lines and save with Pacific Pride commercial fleet cards. Save on labor Get your people out of gas lines Wholesale cost plus pricing Easy reports and... Read More

Biodiesel Feedstocks – Palm Oil & Perilla Seed Oil

November 22, 2019 4:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Palm Oil and Perilla Oil This deeper look into biodiesel feedstock includes one that is very controversial – Palm Oil.  In addition, we will also be covering Perilla Seed Oil as we continue our look into different types of feedstock that Renewable Energy Group (REG) studied in 2009 in the Feedstock and Biodiesel Characteristics Report. ... Read More

Control Fuel Theft and Save Money

October 15, 2019 12:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Holidays fuel spending can be hard on an employer. Retail and delivery can get extremely busy. While construction and other outside jobs are starting to slow down. Set controls and protections on spending and save money on fuel theft. In Oregon and Washington there are widespread Pacific Pride and CFN sites. Using these sites can... Read More

Top 4 Reasons Hotels Should Use Pacific Pride

October 7, 2019 4:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Pacific Pride Fuel Cards for Airport, Hotel, or Travel Shuttle Companies Control your fuel spending with fuel card management, emailed receipts, transparency, and accountability for your hotel or travel shuttle bus drivers. Star Oilco is an independent Franchisee of Pacific Pride Running a shuttle service for a hotel for any reason can have a lot... Read More

Oregon Diesel Taxes Explained

July 30, 2019 1:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

How Oregon Diesel Taxes Are Calculated Oregon is unique in its handling of diesel. All fuel isn’t used or taxed the same in the state of Oregon. First off, there is no sales tax for any fuels. The taxes that are charged for diesel are divided into 3 categories: dyed diesel, PUC use and everyday... Read More

Biodiesel Feedstocks – Moringa Oil & Neem Oil

July 19, 2019 9:18 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Moringa oleifera Oil and Neem Oil We’re continuing our deeper look into different types of feedstock that Renewable Energy Group (REG) studied in 2009 in the Feedstock and Biodiesel Characteristics Report. This week’s two feedstocks are Moringa oleifera Oil and Neem Oil.  To see more of the feedstocks we have already covered follow this link... Read More

Biodiesel Feedstocks – Lesquerella Oil & Linseed Oil

July 2, 2019 11:42 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Lesquerella Oil & Linseed Oil We’re continuing our deeper look into different types of feedstock that Renewable Energy Group (REG) studied in 2009 in the Feedstock and Biodiesel Characteristics Report. This week’s two feedstocks are Lesquerella Oil & Linseed Oil.  Here is a link to the main page of feedstocks we have examined so far.... Read More

Seven Ways to Stop Fuel Theft Before it Happens

June 12, 2019 11:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Every fuel business seeks to avoid fuel slippage, the loss of fuel due to theft, waste or buying the wrong and/or more expensive fuel product. How can you secure the slippage, once and for all? These steps not only help with managing employees, but they can help you spot unusual purchases from stolen or skimmed... Read More