Updates on the State-by-State Sulfur Content Requirements

Additions include ULSD implementation in DC, Maryland, Philly and Rhode Island
(July 31, 2014)
  Below is our updated timetable of state-by-state implementation of sulfur limits in home heating oil. All values are in parts per million (ppm).    FULL ARTICLE >>

Advanced Fuel Solutions Expands Sales Force

(July 29, 2014)
Advanced Fuel Solutions (AFS) named Brad Surner a new sales representative for the company. Surner will be responsible for generating new sales and customers and will help oversee the company’s marketing and strategic planning. His experience and expertise earned from over thirty years in the petroleum marketing industry will now be available in the form of direct support to all AFS… FULL ARTICLE >>

Connecticut’s cleaner heating oil standards take effect

(July 22, 2014)
By Luther Turmelle, New Haven Register: New standards for the level of sulfur found in home heating oil that can be sold in Connecticut are now in effect, a move designed to promote cleaner air and burn more efficiently in furnaces.  Thanks to a new law enacted by lawmakers during this year’s legislative session, the sulfur content of home heating oil went… FULL ARTICLE >>

Initiative introduces greener heating oil standards

By Evan Popp For the Rutland Herald : As of July 1, Vermont heating oil will have markedly fewer parts per million of sulfur, per the 2011 Vermont Energy Act. The Clean and Green Oilheat portion of the act states that on July 1, 2014, Vermont fuel dealers are required to sell heating oil with less than 500 parts per million… FULL ARTICLE >>

Spectra Energy Looks to Expand Natural Gas Pipeline

(July 17, 2014)
Texas-based Spectra Energy Partners revealed plans to expand existing natural gas pipelines serving the New England market to meet increased demand in the region. The plan calls for the Algonquin Gas Transmission and Maritimes & Northeast pipeline systems to be extended—with the Algonquin line widened from 26” to 42” in diameter—by Winter 2016, increasing the capacities of both in the hopes… FULL ARTICLE >>

AMERIgreen Meets at Citi Field

(July 8, 2014)
AMERIgreen Energy hosted local oil heat distributors at their “Spring Training” event, Thursday, June 26th at Citi Field, home of Major League Baseball’s New York Mets. Meant to increase awareness of the advantages of adopting Bioheat fuel–both in environmental sustainability and profits–the event involved educational sessions, panel discussions and seminars led by respected figures in the industry. Reflecting a pervasive theme… FULL ARTICLE >>

NORA kicks-off new era in R&D

(June 9, 2014)
Brookhaven National Laboratories, long a place of research and innovation, was the perfect location for the National Oilheat Research Alliance to kick-off a new era of R&D. NORA held its first R&D conference/workshop since Congressional re-authorization at the renowned venue on June 3-4. The current NORA statute requires NORA to allocate no less than 30% of its annual budget to… FULL ARTICLE >>

New Indoor Comfort Showcase

(January 16, 2014)
Here you will find information on  loads of product and service information, new products, and of course, the most up-to-date literature from our customers. We encourage you to use this Showcase to its fullest. Use the link below to view the Showcase online. Also, be sure to visit the web sites shown in the Showcase, they are all quite informative… FULL ARTICLE >>
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