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BioLPG Vs. Diesel

Alternative fuel for forklifts
Let our sustainable fuel do all the heavy lifting

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24/7 power for your forklift trucks

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

Unlike electric-powered forklifts that requires lengthy battery recharging times, LPG powered forklifts will maintain power 24/7, with minimal refuelling time. So there’ll be no need to arrange your fleet’s schedule around re-charging your forklifts.

And, as providing energy that is kinder to the environment makes sense to us, we’re proud to also offer a fresh solution that’ll help crush your carbon emissions. The forklift fuel for thought, BioLPG is made from a blend of sustainably sourced materials and is the green gas for the job. So much so, an independent third party awards carbon saving certificates to all of our green customers. That means you can keep an eye on your all-important carbon footprint and reduce your emissions by up to 37% by switching to our Green tariff with BioLPG.* Plus, you could reduce your particulate matter by up to 98% relative to diesel. ** Now that's energy we can all vouch for.

Comparing forklift fuel types

Reach your sustainability targets with BioLPG

Comparison table for BioLPG, LPG, Diesel and Electric for forklift trucks

Steer the way for your forklifts with BioLPG

  • Clean up your fleet and reduce those all-important carbon emissions by up to 37%*, helping you to meet the required 20% saving by 2020 under the UK's Carbon Reduction Commitment 
  • We apply 'Green Gas credits' to all of our green customers, as a part of the Green Gas Certification scheme, so you can let the carbon cuts do the talking
  • Quick, hassle-free refuelling and minimal downtime for your forklift trucks. So you can maintain 24/7 power around the clock
  • Our green gas will help your forklift fleet power forward at a lower price, whilst demonstrating first-rate performance and minimal maintenance for both indoor and outdoor operation

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LPG powered forklifts

LPG is our long-standing fuel for forklifts and BioLPG is our cleaner alternative, at no extra cost

Just two no-nonsense energy tariffs to choose from. One with our future-proof greener option (BioLPG) and the other with our established fuel (LPG). With the exact same performance due to their identical chemical makeup, both LPG and BioLPG are smooth-riders and will push your forklifts for the best results.

Why choose Calor?

Sharing the load

As the leaders in the UK for both LPG and BioLPG, green energy and top-notch service is our forte. 

Technology matters, so we’ll always provide the best of the best. Our team will decide whether you’re best suited to our bulk tank or gas bottle storage option. If a bulk tank is the solution for you, we’ll install our Auto-ordering technology that'll automatically deliver your gas.*** If gas bottles tickle your fancy, our unique Magnatract™ technology eliminates the potential risk of pesky metal particles entering the forklift fuel injection system.
When you’re all set up, our team offer expert training to upskill your staff to make sure they're fully confident with your new gas. 
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* Atlantic Consulting, 2017
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