Bioheat® fuel is an ultra-low carbon liquid heating fuel that is doing its part for our environment, right now. It produces significantly fewer emissions because it is made with net-zero carbon biodiesel. Biodiesel comes from renewable resources, is nontoxic, biodegradable, and promotes better air quality. Bioheat® fuel is on its way to reaching net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, and using it now will contribute to decarbonization immediately. Here are some fast facts about the environmental benefits of Bioheat® fuel:

Why Bioheat® Fuel Is Better, Cleaner & Safer for Our Environment

Your Bioheat® fuel is made by blending heating fuel with renewable biodiesel. Biodiesel is made from a variety of readily available feedstocks. All these feedstocks are waste products or by-products of existing food supply lines, reducing greenhouse gas emissions significantly. Because a variety of surplus feedstocks are used, biodiesel and renewable diesel achieve emissions reductions of at least 50% compared to petroleum diesel.

FACT SHEET ABOUT FEEDSTOCK EMISSIONS

Bioheat® Fuel Is the Solution to a Carbon-Free Future

Bioheat® fuel is the most actionable and equitable solution to reduce carbon emissions because it is a low-carbon heating fuel that doesn’t require expensive conversions for customers, and the industry has a solid plan to continue to reduce emissions.

  • Now – B10 (10% biodiesel)
    Eliminates 100 million gallons of heating oil, the equivalent of making 102,000 homes carbon neutral. Biodiesel-blended heating oil also reduces SOx, CO2, particulate matter, and mercury emissions (NESCAUM).
  • 2023 – B20 by 2023 (20% biodiesel)
    Produces a 14.6% reduction in CO2 emissions and better GHG performance than natural gas (NESCAUM).
  • 2030 – B50 (50% biodiesel)
    Eliminates 500 million gallons of heating oil and 4.29 million metric tons of carbon.
  • 2050 – B100 (100% biodiesel)
    Eliminates 1 billion gallons of heating oil and 8.59 million metric tons of carbon.

Get Started with Bioheat® Fuel Today

Using Bioheat® fuel is like compound interest. The sooner you get started, the greater the final results will be. Reduce your carbon footprint right now and contribute to reaching net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 by asking your fuel provider for Bioheat® fuel today!

Available Today

Getting Bioheat® fuel delivered to your home is extremely easy. If you find that your current heating provider doesn’t carry Bioheat® fuel blends, a simple Internet search will more than likely turn up several fuel dealers in your area that do. Because transitioning to Bioheat® fuel is so simple, you can start reducing your carbon footprint and reining in your energy costs with an easy phone call today. If you’re unable to find a dealer close to you, please contact your state heating fuel association for further assistance.

Are You a Fuel Provider?

If you’re a heating oil dealer interested in becoming a Bioheat® fuel provider, we can help. Please fill out the adjacent contact form and a member of our supply chain outreach team will contact you as soon as possible.