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Boats Have Fuel Tanks Too – Learn the Facts and Avoid Engine Failure

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Microbiological Growth in Diesel Fuel – ┬áCauses and Solutions with Fuel Polishing Fuel polishing is a filtration process that removes water, microbial contamination and particulate matter from petroleum-based fuels. Microbial contamination shows up in filters and tanks in what is commonly referred to as SLUDGE or ALGAE. These microbes feed off the hydrocarbons and water present in most diesel fuel. The microbes multiply with astonishing speed. These bugs and their waste products clog filters, fuel…

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Assure Your Emergency Power Supply System (EPSS) is in Compliance

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Reams of paper can be filled with the verbiage around compliance standards and guidelines related to emergency generator fuel and fuel tanks. The goal of these guidelines is to maintain clean fuel, free of contaminants, so that, during an emergency, the generator will function and provide back up power. At NES, we do read the verbiage and have distilled this information to make compliance simple for you: ┬áSchedule an annual fuel test in all above…

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