EEE Welcomes Bioheat® as Premier Sponsor

Eastern Energy Expo May 22-26 at Foxwoods Resort Casino
(February 10, 2016)
February 10, 2016 MASHANTUCKET, CT – The Eastern Energy Expo is excited to announce that Bioheat® will be a “Premier Sponsor” of the industry event to be held May 22-26, at Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket, CT. The Eastern Energy Expo will host attendees and vendors who are responsible for providing energy and home comfort needs to millions of consumers in… FULL ARTICLE >>

Paul Nazzaro To Present at National Biodiesel Conference

Nazzaro Presents as Expert Speaker on Navigating and Understanding America’s Petroleum Supply Chain
(January 21, 2016)
North Reading, MA– Next week, Paul Nazzaro will present at a session on Petroleum Supply Chain Management at the National Biodiesel Conference and Expo in Tampa, FL.  The session, “Navigating and Understanding America’s Petroleum Supply Chain,” will focus on the fundamentals of supply chain management, from how companies choose and manage suppliers to how companies prepare for expansion of new… FULL ARTICLE >>

NBB Launches New Bioheat® Website

Redesign Puts Focus on Consumer
(January 19, 2016)
JEFFERSON CITY, MO—The National Biodiesel Board (NBB) has launched a new consumer website aimed at raising public awareness around the benefits and availability of Bioheat® fuel. The site,, replaces NBB’s previous Bioheat® website,, which had a split focus on educating consumers and providing tools for oilheat dealers. “Our goal is to provide relevant and accurate information to the… FULL ARTICLE >>

American Energy Coalition Launches New Website

Mobile-friendly responsive design, updated member resources
(January 6, 2016)
NEW YORK, NY (January 6, 2016) — The American Energy Coalition (AEC) has unveiled its newly updated website, Now viewable across virtually all computer and smart device platforms, the site was reconstructed using a responsive design that allows each page’s text, images and videos to be displayed on screens of any size. The result is a website that is… FULL ARTICLE >>

Joseph J. Loeb, 1942-2015

Active Member of Hudson Valley Oil & Energy Council; U.S. Navy Veteran
(December 29, 2015)
Hudson Valley Oil & Energy Council–It is with a heavy heart that we report the passing of our dear friend Joe Loeb on Wednesday, December 23rd. Known for his quick wit, love of baseball, and penchant for colorful suits, Joe spent 25 years in the oil business. He was instrumental in the planning and success of many important HVOEC functions.… FULL ARTICLE >>

BDR Thermea acquires ECR International

Acquisition approved by ECR Shareholders
(December 23, 2015)
Utica, NY December 23, 2015 – ECR International, an HVAC manufacturer with headquarters in Utica, NY and fabrication facilities in Dunkirk, NY, announced today that the company’s shareholders have approved the sale of the company to BDR Thermea, a Dutch heating products group with its global headquarters in Apeldoorn, the Netherlands. The acquisition brings together two privately owned companies that… FULL ARTICLE >>

Final Registration For REG Webinar

Handling Biodiesel in Cold Weather
(December 15, 2015)
You still have time to register for our informational, Q&A webinar on handling biodiesel in cold weather to make sure you are fully equipped to continue blending in cooler temperatures. You will not want to miss this opportunity to ask questions and get the answers directly from our technical experts at REG. WHEN: Thursday, December 17, 2015, 1:00 p.m. CST… FULL ARTICLE >>

NYOHA Helps NYC Students Learn the Science of Bioheat® Fuel

NYOHA supports interdisciplinary program at Bronx Design and Construction Academy
(November 20, 2015)
The New York Oil Heating Association (NYOHA) is helping a teacher in Bronx, NY, incorporate clean-burning Bioheat® fuel as a teaching tool in an interdisciplinary approach to HVAC training. Peter Gonzalez is teaching the science of Bioheat® fuel – as well as math, chemistry and English – to 17 Bronx Design and Construction Academy juniors this fall, with NYOHA’s support.… FULL ARTICLE >>

MA Attorney General Says Region Does Not Need More Natural Gas Pipelines

MEMA & NEFI Applaud Findings of Study
Following an extensive study of the New England region’s energy needs, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey announced yesterday that the region does not need new natural gas pipelines to meet New England’s electricity demands. Her study “found that through 2030 the region’s power system reliability will be maintained during our coldest winter months.” The study’s findings will certainly help derail… FULL ARTICLE >>
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HERO BX Purchases Alabama Biodiesel Plant

Biodiesel Refiner Expands into Southeast
(November 18, 2015)
Erie, PA – Biodiesel producer Lake Erie Biofuels LLC d/b/a HERO BX announced Tuesday that it has acquired the assets of the former Veros Energy biodiesel refinery in Moundville, AL. The plant will be operated under the name HERO BX Alabama LLC. HERO BX Chairman and CEO Samuel “Pat” Black III said “We are excited to be expanding into Alabama.… FULL ARTICLE >>
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