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“Never Stop Learning!”

Posted on May 8, 2019

As the Weil-McLain team geared up for a series of complimentary technical t…


Gray, Gray & Gray to Host “Around The Energy Industry” Seminar

Posted on April 16, 2019

Canton, MA (April 16, 2019): Gray, Gray & Gray, the energy industry’s leadi…


The Bridge Is Over

Posted on August 21, 2018

Policymakers and industrialists have long touted natural gas as a “bridge” …


“Whatever Is Wasteful Should Be Made Productive”

Posted on June 21, 2018

HERO BX Founder & CEO Pat Black shares the principles and practices at the …


In Memoriam: Kevin Rooney

Posted on June 12, 2018

“On behalf of the Board of Directors, I am deeply saddened to announce the …


HERO BX Helps NE Fuel Dealers “Tell a New and Different Story About Oilheat”

Posted on January 18, 2018

Founded in 2007 by Erie, Pennsylvania businessman Samuel P. “Pat” Black III…


Do You Know How Much It Costs to Accept a Check?

Posted on October 25, 2016

It is no secret that a good percentage of merchants in our industry still m…


NYC Will Move to B5 Next Year and Then to B20

Posted on October 19, 2016

New York City is increasing the biodiesel blend rate in Bioheat® Fuel as an…


Simplify Your Software Search: Tips for Writing the Perfect RFP (Request for Proposal)

Posted on October 3, 2016

A big purchase is looming. It’s an important one and is already keeping you…


Five Ways to Navigate a Warm Winter

Posted on July 22, 2016

It is important to not overreact to a warm winter like the one we just had,…


Big Data Impacts Modern Forecasting Systems

Posted on June 28, 2016

It’s always a good idea to be prepared, but there’s no point in putting sno…


Slipstream Premium Marine Fuel Stakes Territory in New Jersey

Posted on June 1, 2016

Advanced Fuel Solutions, Inc. (AFS) recently announced the addition of six …


Leverage Current Technology to Improve Productivity

Posted on June 1, 2016

Energy marketers that are not using technology to their maximum advantage o…


NH Retailers Commend Enactment of Clean Heating Oil Act

Posted on June 1, 2016

Energy retailers in New Hampshire and the New England region are celebratin…


Heil Unveils Latest Trailer Builds Featuring Civacon’s COPS at WPMA

Posted on May 12, 2016

Civacon, part of OPW, is proud to announce that Heil Trailer International,…


Pursue Real Gains in Productivity, and Don’t Fall for Buzz Words

Posted on May 6, 2016

Software vendors parade through fuel company offices on a regular basis pro…


Opposition to Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline Pays Off

Posted on April 25, 2016

The Oilheat industry is facing a little less pressure now following last mo…


International Roadcheck is Coming: Are You Ready?

Posted on April 18, 2016

Commercial drivers beware! The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is…


More Bioheat Is Good for New York City

Posted on April 15, 2016

New York City has transitioned to a new grade of clean-burning heating oil …


OHCC, NYOHA and NORA Celebrate Opening of Research and Training Center

Posted on April 14, 2016

The heating oil industry now has a place to call home in New York. The N…


Mass. Attorney General Will Challenge Natural Gas Pipeline Easement

Posted on April 1, 2016

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey intends to defend the state aga…


The Benefits of an Integrated Mobile Solution

Posted on April 1, 2016

What’s the difference between interfacing and integrating? A mobile solutio…


Clinton Gets It Wrong on Heating Oil

Posted on February 3, 2016

Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is pledging to use govern…


REG Rings the Opening Bell at NASDAQ

Posted on January 22, 2016

On January 15, REG headed back to New York City’s Times Square to ring the …


Storm Could Pound Energy Industry

Posted on January 22, 2016

The massive winter storm rolling that is towards the East Coast today could…


Paul Nazzaro To Present at National Biodiesel Conference

Posted on January 22, 2016

Next week, Paul Nazzaro, President of Advanced Fuel Solutions and Petroleum…


Oil Dealers Seize the Moment to Assail Pro-Natural Gas Policy

Posted on January 14, 2016

Connecticut’s independent marketers of Oilheat and Bioheat® Fuel have seen …


American Energy Coalition Launches New Website

Posted on January 6, 2016

The American Energy Coalition (AEC) has unveiled its newly updated website,…


The Finished Job

Posted on January 4, 2016

The September 2015 issue featured an article on an installation job by TriT…


Biodiesel Blenders Tax Credit Survives Year-End Deal

Posted on December 18, 2015

Moments ago the United States Senate gave final approval to a massive year-…


REG Offers Webinar on Handling Biodiesel in Cold Weather

Posted on December 14, 2015

Renewable Energy Group Inc. (REG), a leading North American advanced biofue…


REG Voices Support for New Biomass-Based Diesel Volumes

Posted on December 2, 2015

Daniel J. Oh, President and CEO of Renewable Energy Group, Inc., recently e…


The Perils of Pricing for Heating & Cooling Contractors

Posted on December 1, 2015

Jim D’Amico, President of Profit Strategies Inc., has an interesting post o…


Bagioni: Record El Niño Could Make Winter a ‘Wild Ride’

Posted on November 20, 2015

Meteorologists worldwide are talking about the powerful El Niño that has fo…


New Study Raises Doubts About Gas Pipeline Projects

Posted on November 19, 2015

It looks like Massachusetts doesn’t need new natural gas pipelines after al…


Massachusetts Association Applauds Gas Pipeline Report

Posted on November 19, 2015

Following an extensive study of the New England region’s energy needs, Mass…


MA Attorney General Says Region Does Not Need More Natural Gas

Posted on November 19, 2015

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey today announced that a study co…


Carbon Taxes and Real Life

Posted on November 11, 2015

There is a movement afoot in Vermont to tax carbon-intensive fuels, and the…


Low Oil Prices Are Expected to Last Until at Least 2020

Posted on November 10, 2015

Low oil prices are here to stay for at least a few years, according to a re…


Mass. Association Rallies Opposition to Carbon Tax

Posted on November 9, 2015

The Massachusetts Energy Marketers Association (MEMA) is combatting plans t…


EIA Explains ‘Drop-In’ Renewable Diesel

Posted on November 9, 2015

A new type of renewable diesel fuel is meeting the growing demand for renew…


High Distillate Fuel Oil Inventories in Central Atlantic Weigh on Distillate Spot Price

Posted on November 5, 2015

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported today that stocks…


2016 Eastern Energy Expo Calls for Presentations

Posted on November 5, 2015

The Eastern Energy Expo, a co-sponsored event being hosted by the national …


Taco Announces Webinar on Hydronic System Solutions Design Software

Posted on November 5, 2015

Taco’s Hydronic System Solutions® (HSS) can save commercial HVAC engineers …


NBB Liaison Praises NYOHA’s Commitment to Bioheat

Posted on November 5, 2015

Paul Nazzaro, the National Biodiesel Board’s Petroleum Liaison, recently is…


United Metro Energy Corp. CEO Supports B5 in NYC Buildings and School Buses

Posted on November 2, 2015

Good Morning Mr. Chairman, members of the Environmental Protection Committe…


Massachusetts Energy Marketers Association Announces Employee Training

Posted on November 2, 2015

The Massachusetts Energy Marketers Association (MEMA) today announced two u…


Fagan Raises Money For Charity in Pell Bridge Run

Posted on October 22, 2015

Roberta Fagan, Operations Manager at Anchor Fuel and President of the Oil H…


Tank Utility Scores Big Win at Cleantech Open

Posted on October 22, 2015

Tank Utility, a Massachusetts-based developer of a propane tank monitor tha…


Awesome Interview With John Barba

Posted on September 24, 2015

ACHR News recently named Taco’s John Barba its 2015 Trainer of the Year! In…


Slant/Fin Founder Melvin Dubin Passes Away

Posted on September 23, 2015

Melvin Dubin, the founder and guiding light of Slant/Fin Corporation, passe…


AEC Announces Fall Ad Campaign

Posted on September 23, 2015

Following a very successful spring 2015 radio campaign, the AEC Marketing C…


Rocco Lacertosa Steps Into Leadership Role at NYOHA

Posted on September 4, 2015

Industry veteran looks to build on the accomplishments of his renowned pred…


July Issue Delivers Fascinating Articles on Heating Oil, Natural Gas, Family Business, and Heating & Cooling

Posted on July 23, 2015

If you do not receive Oil & Energy in print, you are missing out on a good …


Ralph Adams to Teach NORA Air Flow Class August 5

Posted on July 21, 2015

Ralph Adams, Service Manager at Parker Fuel Company and Vice President of t…


NBB Announces Webinars on Consumer Advertising

Posted on July 1, 2015

The National Biodiesel Board (NBB) will host a series of webinars in concer…


Register Online for the 2015 NEFI Energy Expo

Posted on April 24, 2015

There are just over six weeks remaining until the NEFI Energy Expo 2015. NE…


ASTM Releases Specification for B20 Heating Oil

Posted on March 27, 2015

ASTM International recently released new performance specifications for B20…


Natural Gas Explosion Injures 19 in NYC

Posted on March 27, 2015

A natural gas explosion in Manhattan’s Lower East Side injured 19 people an…


NYC Looks to Make Its Heating Oil Even Cleaner

Posted on February 18, 2015

New York City already uses the cleanest heating oil of any U.S. city or sta…


Constantinides Introduces Bill to Increase Biofuel in Home Heating Oil

Posted on February 12, 2015

New York City Hall – City Council Member Costa Constantinides (D-Astoria) t…


Vermont Gas Cancels Part of Pipeline Project

Posted on February 11, 2015

Vermont Gas Systems’ three-phase pipeline expansion project suffered a majo…


Vermont Gas Pipeline Project Is In Jeopardy

Posted on February 10, 2015

A plan to expand natural gas service in Vermont that once looked like a don…


Oil Heat Institute of Long Island, National Grid Join Forces in Appeal

Posted on January 23, 2015

The Oil Heat Institute of Long Island recently joined forces with National …


NORA Launches the New OilheatAmerica.com

Posted on January 23, 2015

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Two Upstate New York Heating Oil Associations Unite to Establish The Upstate New York Energy Association (UNYEA)

Posted on November 17, 2014

TWO UPSTATE NEW YORK HEATING OIL ASSOCIATIONS UNITE TO ESTABLISH THE UPSTAT…


NORA Seeks Proposals for RD&D Projects

Posted on November 13, 2014

The National Oilheat Research Alliance (NORA) is seeking proposals for rese…


Taco Offers Webinar on Its Design Software

Posted on November 6, 2014

Taco Inc. is offering a free webinar, “Introduction to Hydronic System Solu…


Clean Energy Needs Financial Innovation to Achieve Its Potential

Posted on November 4, 2014

Clean energy advocates say that solar and wind can meet an increasing share…


Electric Utilities Struggle With New Expectations

Posted on November 3, 2014

Independent heating oil dealers are not the only energy providers strugglin…


Media Analyzes Implications of Dropping Oil Prices

Posted on October 22, 2014

Oil prices have tumbled by more than 25 percent since this summer, and whil…


Propane Storage Is a Booming Business

Posted on October 20, 2014

Propane marketers in New England and the Midwest faced severe supply challe…


EIA Expands Winter Heating Fuels Online Data

Posted on October 16, 2014

U.S. data about winter heating fuels is more complete and accessible, thank…


Mind the Airflow on That Furnace or AC

Posted on October 14, 2014

Airflow rates are critical in a high-efficiency heating or air conditioning…


Natural Gas Suppliers Advance on New England

Posted on September 17, 2014

The drive to increase New England’s natural gas capacity has intensified th…


LNG Exports Get an Important Boost

Posted on September 10, 2014

Energy marketers who are getting battered by low natural gas prices will we…


EcoEngineers to Host RIN Academy Sept. 16

Posted on September 3, 2014

EcoEngineers, a quality assurance firm that recently worked with Oil & Ener…


Oil & Energy Focuses on Propane Supply

Posted on August 27, 2014

Propane marketers across New England and the upper Midwest would like to av…


Natural Gas Expansion Plan Loses Support in Mass.

Posted on August 19, 2014

A proposal by the six New England governors to expand regional natural gas …


Natural Gas Expansion Projects Hit Obstacles

Posted on August 13, 2014

Utilities in New England have already benefited from thousands of heating o…


DOT Proposes New Rules for Oil Trains

Posted on July 24, 2014

The recent oil boom that has made the United States the world’s leading oil…


Adapting to the New Fuel Specifications

Posted on July 10, 2014

Heating oil wholesalers and marketers are beginning to navigate the hodgepo…


NORA Explores Research Priorities

Posted on June 24, 2014

The National Oilheat Research Alliance (NORA) is developing an agenda for t…


Ukraine Conflict Could Influence Struggle Between Heating Oil and Natural Gas

Posted on March 25, 2014

The conflict in Ukraine pitting Russia against the West could wind up affec…


Welcome to Oil & Energy Online

Posted on March 14, 2014

Welcome to the new Oil & Energy Online website and blog! As we continue imp…


Looking Ahead to May Oil & Energy

Posted on March 14, 2014

There may be two feet of fresh snow in Vermont and freezing temperatures ac…


Cost of Propane Heating Rises by More Than Half

Posted on March 14, 2014

Households that heat with propane have been hit hard by this winter’s risin…



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