Improved environmental impact and better performance from advanced fuel formulation with Esso Diesel Efficient™ fuel

Watson Fuels has partnered with Esso to announce a distribution agreement for premium grade diesel fuel – Esso Diesel Efficient™.

The advanced fuel formulation has been engineered to lower emissions as well as enhance the performance of heavy-duty and light-duty on-road fleets.

In independent testing, carried out at premier UK vehicle testing site Millbrook Proving Ground Ltd, Esso Diesel Efficient fuel showed significant reductions in emissions, including an average 10% reduction in harmful NOx emissions, 22% reduction in particulate matter emissions and 2.8% reduction in CO2.

In a statement, a spokesperson said: “The addition of Esso Diesel Efficient fuel to Watson Fuels’ product stable further enhances the quality and breadth of the firm’s offering for customers. The new product is available through Watson Fuels from five Esso supply terminals in the UK – West London, Birmingham, Purfleet, Avonmouth and Hythe.

Suitable for use in both heavy-duty and light-duty road vehicles, the advanced diesel fuel is formulated to help remove dirty fuel injector deposits, reduce fuel system corrosion and give customers a faster, cleaner fill through its anti-foaming properties.

The company also claim that Esso Diesel Efficient fuel has been proven to lower fuel consumption by an average of 2.8%.

Graham Green, Esso UK Commercial Sales Manager, commented: “Getting greater fuel efficiency from your fleet is crucial to the financial success of your business. That’s why we developed Esso Diesel Efficient fuel.”

Bob Taylor, Managing Director of Watson Fuels, said: “Watson Fuels is constantly looking to innovate and ensure that our customers have access to the highest-performing fuel solutions on the market. We are delighted to partner with Esso and lead the way with premium fuel.

“As a premium, higher-performance product, Esso Diesel Efficient fuel is a natural next step for Watson Fuels’ product stable, as the business continues to invest in customer experience and product leadership.”  

Green continued: “Esso Diesel Efficient is a great product to help users reduce emissions, lower fuel consumption and save money – I am looking forward to working with the team at Watson Fuels’ to help more and more customers experience these benefits.”

For more information: www.watsonfuels.co.uk/esso-diesel-efficient/