Tom Butcher recognized by National Biodiesel Board

Named 2015 NBB Eye on Biodiesel award winner
(January 23, 2015)
Tom Butcher, Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) was honored by the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) at the National Biodiesel Conference & Expo in Forth Worth, TX this week. The dedication reads: Brookhaven National Laboratory is one of the premier U.S. Dept. of Energy (DOE) national laboratories and the leading technical institution for heating oil research in the world. Dr. Tom Butcher… FULL ARTICLE >>

NORA Launches the new OilheatAmerica.com

New website a wealth of Oilheat information
A revamped OilHeat America website went live Tuesday. The National Oilheat Research Alliance (NORA), working with PriMedia, launched the new website to promote Oilheat’s core traits: safe, renewable, efficient, clean, domestic, abundant and independent. Centered around these seven attributes,  new content, presented in a clean, responsive design highlight the wealth of valuable information on the website. “We are so pleased… FULL ARTICLE >>

Danfoss names new marketing manager

(January 22, 2015)
Danfoss designer Carla Horn was named Marketing Communications Manager by the company, manufacturers of valves and pumps for heating and cooling equipment, among other products. Horn took over many of the responsibilities of former marketing manager—now VP of Operations—Richard Thiel. She served as Marketing Director at organic foods distributor Natural Zing prior to joining Danfoss. FULL ARTICLE >>

WSJ: Cheaper Heating Oil Fuels Billions in Savings in Northeast

Key Source of Winter Warmth Falls Along With Crude Costs
(January 19, 2015)
By Jon Kamp (WSJ) — On top of the broad savings Americans are reaping from cheaper gasoline, plummeting oil prices stand to bring residents in the Northeast billions more dollars in savings this winter when they fill up their home-heating-oil tanks. An estimated 6.2 million U.S. homes rely on heating oil for seasonal warmth, the vast majority in the Northeast.… FULL ARTICLE >>

Introducing Paygo: A revolutionary way to market home heating fuels

Will this program transform the future of fuel companies?
(January 10, 2015)
What if you could bill customers after they actually used your fuel, just a like a utility company? What if this created a huge “barrier to exit”, enabling you to greatly increase customer retention and gave you a powerful magnet for attracting new business? What if it were done in a way that also improved delivery efficiency and kept more… FULL ARTICLE >>

Daikin Reveals Plans for New Goodman Facility

$417M Houston-area campus aims to grow market share in U.S.
(January 9, 2015)
Daikin Industries Ltd. announced plans to build a 3.7 million square foot, $417 million complex and factory near Houston as part of an expansion of the company’s Goodman Global Group, Inc. operations, which it acquired in 2012. The new campus, called Comfortplex, will serve as a hub for the Japanese-based manufacturer of air conditioning units to distribute in the U.S. the products it… FULL ARTICLE >>

Taco announces new President & COO

Wil VandeWiel to assist CEO John White, Jr.
(December 15, 2014)
Taco CEO John H. White, Jr. introduced Wil VandeWiel as the company’s new President & COO—effective today—during employee meetings at Taco facilities in Cranston, RI last week. A native of the Netherlands, VandeWiel holds an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Sloan School of Management, as well as Six Sigma Master Black Belt certification. He served as President… FULL ARTICLE >>

OESP Convention to Return in 2015

Traditional Hershey, PA convention will replace 2014 Road Shows
(November 21, 2014)
Oil & Energy Service Professionals (OESP) announced the return of their annual convention and trade show, May 17-21, 2015 at Hershey Lodge in Hershey, PA. The convention will also serve as a celebration of executive director Judy Garber’s contribution’s to the industry in her final year running the organization. In addition to the trade show and various chapter and organizational… FULL ARTICLE >>

Pennsylvania Petroleum Association Event Schedule

Winter is coming, and the Pennsylvania Petroleum Association’s (PPA)…

New Mercury Recycling Law in Massachusetts

In an effort to boost mercury recycling in the…

Bell & Gossett’s Little Red Schoolhouse Returns

Bell & Gossett, a Xylem Inc. brand, will continue…
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