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FLT powered by Futuria Liquid Gas by Calor

Forklift Fuel: Diesel Vs Futuria Liquid Gas

Alternative fuel for forklifts.

Let our sustainable fuel do all the heavy lifting

Champion a sustainable business

LPG forklifts can run up to three times longer compared to electric*

Looking for a forklift fuel? Futuria Liquid Gas (previously BioLPG) gives you a solid advantage over diesel, and it’s made from a blend of sustainably sourced materials. Switch today, cut your carbon and forget those worries about the end of tax relief for red diesel. 

Futuria Liquid Gas – FLT fuel for the future

  • Cut CO2 emissions by up to 47%**

    Switch to our sustainable tariff to cut your carbon emissions vs diesel.
  • Get Green Gas certified

    Let your carbon cuts do the talking with Green Gas certification from an independent third party.
  • Less downtime

    Quick and easy refuelling with our forklift fuel means you’ll keep your fleet running up to three times longer than electric*.
  • Cut your particulate matter

    Up to 98% less particulates than diesel***.
  • Stay flexible

    Forklifts running on LPG and Futuria Liquid Gas can operate inside and outside. 

Choosing a fuel for forklifts

Comparing Futuria Liquid Gas

FLT comparison table

How much CO2 could you save?

What fuel do you currently use?

Choose your current fuel below

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LPG powered forklifts

Two no-nonsense tariffs 

Choose from a long-established fuel for forklifts, LPG, or future-proof Futuria Liquid Gas, our sustainable alternative. Their chemical make-up and performance are the same. Both will fuel your forklifts for even better results than diesel.

Why choose Calor?

Because we share the load

Our customers have trusted us to keep their businesses running for almost a century. And we’re the leaders in the UK for both LPG and Futuria Liquid Gas. But in case you need any more convincing…

  • Auto-ordering

    'With our bulk tank and refillable cylinder solution, we'll order your gas for you when you're running low.****.
  • Caring for your cylinders

    You’ll also get Magnatract™ – a technology that stops metal particles getting into the fuel injection system and causing faults.
  • It’s backed up with expert training

    Once you’re all set up, our team can train your staff to make sure they know exactly how to use your new forklift fuel.

How do I switch?

Switching made simple

If a bulk tank is the right solution for you, here's what will happen next.

  • Quote

    We’ll carry out a survey on your site, then provide you with a quote.

  • Switching

    You'll arrange for your current installation to be removed.

  • Install

    Our engineers will install the tank (or tanks).

  • Fuel

    Your LPG forklift trucks will be ready to fuel up.

A word from our customers

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* LPG for Forklift Trucks Report, Atlantic Consulting, 2018. 

**Table based on DESNZ (Department for Energy Security and Net Zero) Greenhouse gas reporting: conversion factors 2023. Based on our 40/60 Futuria Liquid Gas (previously BioLPG) Tariff :through a method called mass balancing, we ensure that for each Kg of LPG fuel you purchase from Calor an equal amount of renewable Futuria Liquid Gas energy is purchased and distributed amongst our customers in its place.

*** Results confirmed during testing at Millbrook Proving Ground, October 2010, Report No. MBK 10/1034

**** A telemetry unit will need to be installed by Calor, for the purpose of enabling Calor to remotely measure the quantity of LPG contained within the bulk tank(s) and schedule deliveries accordingly. Subject to the telemetry unit being able to receive signal. Direct-debit payment plan required.