NEFI Announces New National Policy Agenda

March 4, 2013

  From the official Press Release on March 4, 2013: The nation’s largest home heating oil industry trade group has announced a new national public policy agenda for 2013 and to correspond with the start of the …

ICPA becomes CEMA

March 1, 2013

ICPA becomes CEMA As of January 1, 2013, the Independent Connecticut Petroleum Association has become CEMA, the Connecticut Energy Marketers Association. More information is available at the association's new website, http://www.ctema.com. That's not a typo above. The association …

Connecticut Releases Final Comprehensive Energy Strategy

Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy released the final version of his Comprehensive Energy Strategy earlier this week following months of public comment and debate over its hallmark feature: to increase availability of natural gas, according …

Berks-Schuylkill Oil Heat Association Donates $6,825 to The Salvation Army

Virginville, PA  The Berks-Schuylkill Oil Heat Association (BSOHA) donated $6,825 to both the Berks and Schuylkill County Salvation Army Corps on Thursday, February 21, 2013 with each Corps receiving half of the total donation. This …

New York's John Maniscalco recognized by National Biodiesel Board

John Maniscalco, New York Oil Heating Association. New York City has become a shining example of biodiesel support as sustainability efforts continue to move forward," said the National Biodiesel Board in awarding him their 2013 "Eye …

Bioheat®, Energy Kinetics, Taco, Peerless Boilers, ICM lead Oil Heat Cares sponsors

March 1, 2013 - Care to Ride, the primary fund raiser for Oil Heat Cares, is proud to announce its Champion Sponsors for 2013. Care to Ride is a multi-event (bicycle, motorcycle, run, walk) event that, through …

Overcoming Wiring Problems

With all the new energy saving boiler controls on the market, most coming packaged on the boiler, another challenge emerges. On Long Island, for example, the typical control wiring to the thermostat is 120 volts. …

Looking for Billables?

Hello again! Having fun this winter? I must admit I am not! With March now here, we’ll soon get a chance to make good on all of our “…make this up to our family promises” …

AHR Expo meets in Dallas

The 65th International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition, better known as AHR Expo, set four new records for Southwest shows, say show organizers. The show greeted 33,891 visitors, and counting exhibitors, more than 51,000 people were …

Are you running a "NON-PROFIT" organization?

I recently reviewed an analyst’s scathing report on the financial affairs of a large, vertically integrated energy business, and started to wonder about the woes of this particular company, and how losses could stack up …