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Reduce GHG emissions, not performance

Neste MY Renewable Diesel Lowers Your CO2 Emissions

The future of renewable road transport is Neste MY Renewable Diesel, a hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) made from 100% sustainably sourced renewable resources. Neste's primary feedstock consists of food industry waste such as used cooking oil and animal fat.

Neste MY is chemically identical to fossil diesel, making it an excellent drop-in replacement fuel for organizations committed to reducing their fleet carbon emissions – no engine modifications or capital investment required. It also meets the Low Carbon Fuel Standard established by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) and is fully compatible with all existing diesel engines. Our renewable diesel is the ideal alternative to petroleum diesel.

Simply switching to Neste MY Renewable Diesel can reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG or CO2e) by up to 75% over the fuel’s lifecycle when compared to conventional diesel.

Is renewable diesel right for you?

Neste MY Renewable Diesel outperforms both petroleum-based diesel and alternative fuels like biodiesel. Offering reliable cold weather performance and free of sulfur, oxygen and aromatic compounds, only Neste MY guarantees that every gallon of renewable diesel sold meets ASTM D975 and EN 15490 specifications in compliance with OEM standards. Neste MY is the first TOP TIER™ certified fuel of its kind, so you can rely on a high standard of performance, improved fuel stability, reduced fuel deposits, and other maintenance and performance benefits.

Fleet operators across all industries are switching to Neste MY Renewable Diesel because it’s easy, cost effective, and delivers immediate reductions in GHG and particulate matter (PM) emissions. This is a simple way to reduce fleet CO2e emissions. Just fill up with renewable diesel and drive!

See how Neste MY Renewable Diesel can help you meet GHG emissions reduction goals

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Renewable diesel vs biodiesel

Renewable diesel and biodiesel are both classified as biofuels, but there are important differences between them. Renewable diesel fuel is a clean-burning, pure hydrocarbon diesel fuel that can be used in all diesel engines, either pure or blended with fossil diesel. Biodiesel is not a hydrocarbon, but a Fatty Acid Methyl Ester (FAME) product that requires a modified diesel engine if unblended.

In the United States, pure biodiesel (B100) is not widely available for transportation, but is typically found at blend ratios from 5% to 20%, with traditional diesel making up the remainder. These biodiesel products are marketed as B5 and B20, respectively.

Although both fuels are biomass-based diesel products, renewable diesel offers better vehicle performance, is more sustainably produced, and delivers the greatest reduction in GHG emissions.

Read more about the differences between renewable diesel and biodiesel.

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Impact in reducing GHG emissions? Significant – up to 75%* fewer GHG emissions None Modest – up to 15% fewer GHG emissions
Made from renewable sources? Yes, from 100% sustainably sourced waste raw materials No Yes, but primarily sourced from virgin sources, not waste
Performance in cold weather? Excellent Excellent Depends on biodiesel/diesel blend ratio
Cetane Number – Higher value indicates greater combustion efficiency, quicker cold starts and lower emissions 70+ 45-55 50
Fuel Stability High Average Low
OEM Approval Yes Yes Yes

Neste is the #1 Renewable Diesel Producer

Neste is the world's largest producer of renewable fuels. We currently produce 845 million gallons of renewable diesel, with a production capacity target of 1.8 billion gallons in 2023. More than two decades of innovation in renewables power every drop of Neste MY.

How much CO2e will you reduce by switching to renewable diesel?

Estimate your potential greenhouse gas emissions reductions using our interactive calculator. 

Your fleet's annual diesel consumption
1 000 gallons
Fossil diesel
11.4 tCO₂eq
Annual emissions with fossil diesel
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2.9 tCO₂eq
Annual emissions with Neste MY Renewable Diesel™
8.6 tCO₂eq
Up to 75% reduction in CO₂eq emissions.
Potential greenhouse gas emissions reductions are over the lifecycle and compared only to fossil diesel. Achieving these benefits requires using Neste MY Renewable Diesel in neat form
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Neste MY Renewable Diesel powers fleets in all industries

From long-haul trucking and construction to municipal services, choosing renewable diesel is the simplest way to significantly reduce your organization’s carbon footprint, today. Learn how industry leaders are forging the Journey to Zero. Do you want to know more about how your business can benefit from switching to renewable diesel? Our dedicated white papers give you more data and insights.

Drop-in renewable fuel for construction companies and job sites

Make your diesel equipment sustainable practically overnight. A drop-in renewable fuel that’s compatible with all diesel engines and lowers GHG emissions immediately.

Learn how to reduce your GHG emissions

Freight operators reduce CO2 emissions and maintenance costs

Lower carbon footprint, high performance and savings on maintenance. No modifications to fueling systems or vehicles.

Switch your fleet to renewable diesel today.

Public fleets can reduce carbon footprint to meet climate goals
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Budget-friendly sustainable performance that can help you meet your climate goals practically overnight without having to buy new vehicles.

Easily reduce your carbon footprint

Waste companies can benefit from a clean biofuel produced from waste materials.

Manage waste without making it. A cleaner-burning fuel that helps reduce downtime and maintenance costs.

See the benefits of switching to renewable diesel

Higher performance and lower fleet emissions, immediately

Lower your existing fleet’s emissions practically overnight. High performance and lower emissions are just the start for any fleet operator.

Learn how you can run more efficiently and sustainably


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*Lifecycle greenhouse gas emission reductions compared to fossil diesel and based on current feedstock pathways. Calculation method complies with the LCFS CA-GREET 3.0.