Diesel definition

Diesel means a distillate oil which can be used as fuel for the operation of a compression ignition engine and which has an approximate boiling temperature of between 150 °C to 400 °C;
Diesel means, with respect to Article 4 only, a liquid petroleum product that meets the specifications in American Society for Testing and Materials Standard D-975-94, “Standard Specification for Diesel Fuel Oils” amended April 15, 1994 (and no future amendments or editions), which is incorporated by reference and on file with the Department and the Office of the Secretary of State.
Diesel means No. 2 Diesel produced in conformity with the provisions of the quality in the Specification which are set forth herein.

Examples of Diesel in a sentence

  • Diesel Retrofit Deficiency Deduction When the Engineer determines that a diesel retrofit deficiency exists, a daily monetary deduction will be imposed for each calendar day or fraction thereof the deficiency continues to exist.

  • Diesel powered off-road equipment with engine ratings of 50 hp and above, which are unable to be retrofitted with verified emission control devices or if performance certifications are not available which will achieve a minimum 50 percent PM reduction, may be granted a waiver by the Department if documentation is provided showing good faith efforts were made by the Contractor to retrofit the equipment.

  • Diesel fuel means any liquid obtained from the distillation of petroleum with a boiling point of approximately 150 to 360 degrees Celsius.

  • Diesel engine means any stationary RICE in which a high boiling point liquid fuel injected into the combustion chamber ignites when the air charge has been compressed to a temperature sufficiently high for auto-ignition.

  • Diesel (x) $ Unleaded (y) $ Burner Fuel (z) $ Type of Burner Fuel Used: Sum (x + y + z) = $ Note: The sum of the x, y, and z may not exceed 15% of the original contract amount.


More Definitions of Diesel

Diesel means, for the purposes of §2105.91, type of engine with operating characteristics significantly similar to the theoretical Diesel combustion cycle. The non-use of a throttle during normal operation is indicative of a diesel engine (ref: 40 CFR 86.090-2). {Added by September 8, 2004 amendment, effective October 10, 2004.}
Diesel means a substance having any one of the following Chemical Abstracts Service Registry numbers: 68334-30-5; 68476-34-6; 68476-30-2; 68476-31-3;
Diesel means a substance having any one of the following
Diesel means any diesel fuel within Article 2 of Directive98/70/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council.”
Diesel means special fuel as defined in RCW 82.38.020, and
Diesel means any petroleum or shale product —
Diesel or “diesel fuel” means a refined middle distillate that is used as a fuel in a compression-ignition internal combustion engine and that meets the specifications of ASTM D975. A.R.S. § 41-2051 “Diesel fuel” or “Diesel” has the same meaning as prescribed under A.R.S. § 3-3401. Per ASTM D975, diesel fuel may contain 5 percent or less biodiesel.