Why consider HVO?


Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) is the latest breakthrough in green energy solutions. It’s not just a fuel—it’s a revolution in sustainable energy.

Environmentally Friendly

Derived from renewable vegetable oils and fats, HVO is a true testament to sustainability.

 Lower Carbon Emissions

With HVO, you’re not just filling your tank—you’re actively contributing to a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by up to 90%.

Performance Driven

Despite being green, HVO doesn’t compromise on performance. It ensures consistent, high-quality combustion in all conditions.

HVO vs. Biodiesel: The Difference is Clear

While both fuels are derived from organic materials, HVO stands out due to its enhanced properties:

  • Purity: HVO undergoes a rigorous refining process, eliminating impurities for a cleaner burn.
  • Stability: It has a longer shelf life compared to regular biodiesel.
  • Versatility: Suitable for a wide range of engines without modifications.

Frequently Asked Questions

Most modern engines can run on HVO without any alterations. However, always consult your manufacturer’s recommendations.

Much like traditional fuels, but with added benefits like being resistant to microbial growth, meaning less maintenance.

Yes, HVO is blendable with regular diesel. But why dilute the benefits? Go green all the way!

While HVO may have a slightly higher initial cost, its long-term benefits, including reduced maintenance and environmental advantages, can often outweigh the price difference.

Yes, HVO’s versatility extends to marine engines and heating systems, offering eco-friendly alternatives in these sectors as well.

HVO boasts an impressive shelf life, thanks to its inherent stability. When stored properly, it can remain usable for an extended period.

HVO’s cleaner combustion leads to reduced engine deposits and maintenance costs, potentially extending the lifespan of your engine.

HVO boasts excellent cold temperature properties, outperforming many other biodiesels. It remains fluid at lower temperatures, ensuring reliable performance in cold climates.

Infrastructure is growing rapidly, with more refuelling stations and suppliers recognizing the benefits of HVO. As demand increases, infrastructure is expected to expand accordingly.

HVO production results in significantly fewer greenhouse gas emissions compared to conventional diesel. Its sustainable raw materials and production processes contribute to its eco-friendly profile.

Approved by these major OEM manufacturers and many more..

Join the Green Revolution

Choose HVO today for a better tomorrow. Whether you’re an individual looking to make a difference or a business aiming for sustainable growth, HVO is the future.

Why choose Compass Fuels?

  • 100% UK nationwide delivery coverage.
  • Rapid delivery times – Our standard delivery time is next-day but ask us about same-day deliveries.
  • Flexible credit terms – Up to 30 days following month of invoice for customers paying via direct debit.
  • 24/7 – 365 days order line & help desk.
  • One stop shop – 1 number for everything fuel related – 0330 128 9838.
  • Fuel bowser hire & sales, spill containment equipment and fuel pumping equipment.
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Get in touch

To learn more about our HVO Renewable Diesel and other services call our friendly fuel experts today on 0330 128 9838

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