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The Importance of Hurricane Preparedness For Your Business

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The Importance of Hurricane Preparedness For Your Business We cannot stress enough about the importance of hurricane preparedness. The worst time to realize that your backup diesel fuel and generators are not ready is in the midst of a catastrophe. This year, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA), is predicting an above-average Atlantic hurricane season. Forecasters anticipate anywhere from […]

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How to Detect Water in Your Fuel Tank

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How to Detect Water in Your Fuel Tank Does your facility use underground storage tanks (UST) to store fuel for backup generators? Do you store fuel underground for your fleet of vehicles? Does your facility use oil for heating? Perhaps your organization’s mandate does not allow power failures to compromise performance, making it a mission critical facility, i.e., backup power […]

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Update to NYC Boiler Fuel Regulations

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UPDATE TO NYC BOILER FUEL REGULATIONS According to the New York State Department of Conservation as of April 2011, New York City adopted new boiler fuel regulations. It required owners of at least 10,000 buildings within the city to convert from using #6 and #4 heating oil to a cleaner burning #2 oil. The conversion started July 2012, with a […]

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Clean Air Act Updates to Renewable Fuel Standards

Clean Air Act Updates to Renewable Fuel Standards

CLEAN AIR ACT UPDATES TO RENEWABLE FUEL STANDARD The fuel industry received a bit of a reprieve at the end of 2015, when the EPA announced revisions and the finalized renewable fuel standards associated with the Clean Air Act, originally introduced in 2005. A Bit of Fuel History In recent years, the issue of Global Warning has been on the […]

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Diesel Fuel Neglect: It Can Cost You

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Diesel Fuel Neglect: It Can Cost You If you have a diesel storage tank, standby tank, or holding tank, there could be a problem lurking inside. Pump the fuel out, and your machinery could suffer from lack of performance or worse, fuel starvation due to clogged filters. It is recommended for optimal diesel fuel maintenance, it should be inspected and […]

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The Four Fuel Fundamentals

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As engine tolerances and clearances get tighter to comply with today’s stringent environmental and combustion standards, fuel management must become top priority in order to keep diesel engines running. Here are some tips to make your fuel last as long as possible.

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Mission-Critical Generator Maintenance

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Mission-Critical Generator Maintenance Diesel generator maintenance is essential for mission-critical facilities. Mission-critical infrastructures are required to operate properly, and if interrupted, the business’ operations will be significantly impacted. Mission-critical standby systems, such as generators, provide power to vital operations power systems (COPS) for public safety, national security, or business continuity. Most people associate mission-critical infrastructures with various government and military bases, […]

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West Closure Complex Avoids Disaster

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WEST CLOSURE COMPLEX AVOIDS DISASTER Going into the hurricane season, the one thing you don’t want to fail is a major hurricane levee drainage system in New Orleans. The new West Closure Complex in Belle Chasse, LA was designed to keep surges of water out, significantly reduces flooding from large storms.  Needless to say, this is an essential instrument in […]

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Converting Heating Sources

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CONVERTING HEATING SOURCES NYC Going From #5 Fuel Oil to #2 Heating Oil New York City will be converting heating sources. By law, burning of Number 6 fuel oil will phased out in the very near future. Should you wait until the last minute until making the switch to cleaner fuel oil in your own building? Does it make sense [...]Keep Reading