Simpsons Malt, the fifth-generation family malting business, is the latest to switch its fleet from diesel to HVO fuel in a bid to reduce its CO2 and NOx emissions. The synthetic paraffinic hydro-treated vegetable oil (HVO) fuel, made from renewable raw materials, will power 28 DAF trucks in the firm’s fleet based out of its Berwick-upon-Tweed headquarters. At the beginning of this year, the company also took delivery of a 140,000-litre HVO storage tank from its supplier Crown Oil. Additional […]
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