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Reduce your Emissions with Green D+

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Power Electrics are committed to reducing Greenhouse gases emitted from generators. As we progress on our low carbon journey and cement Power Electrics' position as a leader in sustainable power generation, we are delighted to offer Green D+ as an alternative to traditional diesel.

Green D+ is a high-performance HVO (Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil) fuel which reduces your carbon emissions, nitrogen oxides and particulates. 

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Why Use Green D+ for your next project?

Help decarbonising the planet by removing Greenhouse Gases

Green D+ reduces the amount of greenhouse gases released into the atmosphere by up to 90%. By reducing on site emissions this can assist your organisation by improving your corporate and social responsibility along with reaching your carbon cutting targets.

Improve local air quality

By running your generator on Green D+ you will improve local air quality and reduce NOx levels up to 30% and particulate matter by 87%. Green D+ can assist your organisation gain planning permits and mitigate regulations such as NNRM.

Green D+ compared to standard diesel

When compared to traditional fuels like petrol, diesel and bio-diesel, HVO fuels perform better in various areas along with the reduced emissions. The below table compares Green D+ to Red Diesel through various properties.

 

 

Red Diesel

Green D+

Aromatics 30% Carbon deposits in fuel system & engine None, Cleans Engine
Cetane Value 45-48 70+ Rapid cold start, lower exhaust emissions, less noise
Engine Oil Ok None: No Sulphur, No Oxidation, No Polymeric Reaction Products
Efficiency Ok Ok: Equal to Red Diesel
Emissions Poor Overall Far Less on All: 35% less NOx, up to 85% Less Particulates
Sulphur Content Ok: 10-20PPM None
Distillation Range Ok Ok
Stability/Storage Ok Indefinite Storage Life
Ash, Metals Ok None: No effect on exhaust after treatment systems
Cold Properties -12C Needs additive thereafter Non additive needed. Production up to -34C. Can be brought to -45C
Density (KG/M3) =835 =780
Distillation Range 180-360 180-360
Heating Value (MJ/I) =35.7 =34.1-34.4
Oxygen (WT-%) 0 0
Stability Ok Very Good
Cold Operability + Additive Ok by inefficient Very Good
In Diesel Fuel (Vol-%)   30-100 Drop in Fuel

 

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Independently Tested

Green D+ has been independently tested in various markets including and by manufacturers of engines, all of which approve the use of the fuel with their engines. These tests were carried out on the following equipment:

  • Stage II and Stage III generators; (500 kVA FG Wilson P550 /2506 Perkins)
  • Dennis Eagle Elite VI (Euro VI) refuse collection vehicle
  • ESG carried out a MCERT verified tests on FG Wilson generators
  • Millbrook Testing Ground carried out tests on Euro VI engines for Transport For London
  • Leeds University carried out tests on JCB Generators
  • (Marine) Red Funnel Trial on 8-cylinder Stork Wartsila FHD 240 each 1360 kW

Green D+ Case Studies

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