Shell GTL Fuel (Gas to liquid)
This paraffinic fuel offers a cleaner-burning alternative for use in diesel engines. Suitable for on-road and off-road applications, it lowers emissions and improves air quality and can be used as a direct replacement for conventional diesel fuels with no modifications required.
Certas Energy is the sole distributor of Shell GTL Fuel in the UK.
Produced by treating vegetable and waste oils and fats with hydrogen, HVO is an innovative renewable red diesel that can generate reduction in air pollution and Greenhouse Gas savings 52- 90%.
Another paraffinic diesel, it meets EN15940 standards and suits any diesel engine with no modification required. A high cetane number ensures more efficient combustion whilst no sulphur and low aromatics means cleaner burning. HVO can also come with an additive that improves productivity and reduces emissions further (Green D+). Engine warranties (ASTM D975-D2 certified) are provided and global companies including Volvo, Scania, Caterpillar, Perkins, Cummins, MTU, Volkswagen and Mercedes positively endorse the fuel.