Benefits of Ultra-low Sulfur Diesel
At Southside Fuel, we’re proud to offer our Richmond, Virginia-based commercial customers a special Ultra-low Sulfur Diesel fuel (ULSD), usable for stationary and mobile tanks, vehicles, and equipment. There are many benefits that come with the use of ULSD, including:
- Ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel allows the use of advanced technologies to reduce harmful pollutants, nearly eliminating nitrogen oxide and particulate matter emissions
- Diesel engines are 20-40% more efficient than gasoline vehicles when using lower sulfur diesel fuel
- Equipment and vehicles do not require any modifications to use ULSD
- ULSD enables the use of cleaner technology diesel engines and vehicles with advanced emission control devices, resulting in significantly improved air quality
- ULSD fuel enables diesel-powered passenger cars and light trucks to meet the same stringent emissions standards as gasoline powered vehicles
If you’d like to learn more about the environmental benefits, and how ultra-low sulfur diesel can improve the efficiency of your commercial vehicles and equipment, contact us online today. If you’re already using ULSD, you can always count on Southside Fuel for your commercial fueling and heating needs!