February 13th, 2019
Certified biodiesel by American GreenFuels is cleaner-burning, which means that when it burns, it emits less harmful greenhouse gas emissions than those normally produced by diesel and other fossil fuel-based sourced heating oil. You can find this statement in the “Why Choose Biodiesel?” section of our website, but do you know what it really means in terms of climate change and global warming?
Today we humans produce an excessive amount of greenhouse gas. Greenhouse gas lingers in our atmosphere and contributes to adverse changes in our environment. The top sources of these greenhouse gas emissions are from vehicles (transportation), manufacturing plants (production) and fuel use by humans (consumption).
When sold within Connecticut, certified biodiesel produced by American GreenFuels provides greenhouse gas emission savings of 78% to 93% as compared with ultra low sulfur heating oil. This savings comes from a number of factors:
Please visit the American GreenFuels “Certifications” page.
When it comes to our planet, we all have a responsibility to do what we can to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and our carbon footprint. We can all make better choices to help the environment — think about how you heat your home.
Click here to learn more about certified biodiesel produced by American GreenFuels. You can also find Connecticut retailers that are currently offering Bioheat® heating oil produced with certified biodiesel produced by American GreenFuels.