diesel oil


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diesel oil

, fuel
a fuel obtained from petroleum distillation that is used in diesel engines. It has a relatively low ignition temperature (540?C) and is ignited by the heat of compression

diesel oil

[′dē·zəl ‚ȯil]
(materials)
Heavy oil residue used as fuel for certain types of diesel engines.
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23, 2015, PSALM published a bid notice to buy 60 million liters of diesel oil for the Ilijan power plant.
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The price hike on naphtha will help FPCC score handsome earnings as it currently exports five million barrels of diesel oil per month.
The official said that soon 3 to 4 million liters of diesel oil will be imported into the country to increase the fuel reserves in our power plants, however he added, Currently, there is no problem in supplying the diesel oil needed in the country from domestic refineries.
The corporation has set the price in Okinawa Prefecture at 112 yen, up 9 yen, for high-octane unleaded gasoline, 101 yen for regular gasoline, up 10 yen, and 84 yen for diesel oil, up 6 yen.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-14 March 2003-Finnish competition authority finds no evidence of gasoline and diesel oil price cartel(C)1994-2003 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
The Commission has submitted to the Council a Decision authorising Belgium to apply a differentiated excise duty rate for diesel oil and unleaded petrol with low sulphur content (less than 50 ppm).
The tank ruptured, sending 10 tons of diesel oil on the deck and adjacent lower levels, contaminating 166 vehicles among a cargo headed for service member owners in Europe.
And because this diesel oil, perhaps spilled during refueling, bore a signature quite similar to that of the Exxon Valdez oil, government chemists often mistook the two, Bence contends.
of Superior, WI recently upgraded its Premium API CJ-4 Synthetic 5W-40 Diesel Oil for extended service life highlighting documented fuel efficiency benefits.