How to reduce emissions from a diesel car

Written by: Fuel Card Services, Last updated:1st March 2022

Fuel Card Services offers six tips on how to reduce emissions from a diesel car

  • Emissions Tip 1 – Never accelerate unnecessarily.

  • Emissions Tip 2 – Get your vehicle serviced regularly.

  • Emissions Tip 3 – Turn your car engine off if you are stationary for more than one minute.

  • Emissions Tip 4 – Stick to the speed limits, especially when driving on the motorway.

  • Emissions Tip 5 – Check your car’s levels of urea regularly (ammonia used to trap NOx).

  • Emissions Tip 6 – Be extremely careful buying any retrofit solutions – none are fit for purpose according to Transport & Environment.