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AFUE Misses the Mark on Boiler Efficiency

This article originally appeared in the November 2006 edition of Oil & Energy. A follow-up appears in the May 2019 issue. The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Annual Fuel… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/afue-misses-mark-boiler-efficiency/

“Never Stop Learning!”

As the Weil-McLain team geared up for a series of complimentary technical training sessions and equipment demonstrations at the 2019 Eastern Energy Expo, Oil & Energy spoke with the company’s training and technical manger, Bob Melinis. In addition to the …
As the Weil-McLain team geared up for a series of complimentary technical training sessions and equipment demonstrations at the 2019 Eastern Energy Expo, Oil & Energyspoke with… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/never-stop-learning/

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

Canton, MA (April 16, 2019): Gray, Gray & Gray, the energy industry’s leading accounting and advisory firm, will host the second annual “Around the Energy Industry” seminar on Thursday, June 6, 2019, from 1:30-4:30 pm, at the firm’s offices at 150 Royall …
Canton, MA (April 16, 2019): Gray, Gray & Gray, the energy industry’s leading accounting and advisory firm, will host the second annual “Around the Energy Industry” seminar on… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/gray-gray-gray-host-around-energy-industry-seminar/

The Bridge Is Over

Policymakers and industrialists have long touted natural gas as a “bridge” fuel, one that could help America transition its power generation from fossil fuels like coal to renewable energy sources like wind and solar, lowering carbon emissions along the w…
Policymakers and industrialists have long touted natural gas as a “bridge” fuel, one that could help America transition its power generation from fossil fuels like coal to… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/bridge-over/

“Whatever Is Wasteful Should Be Made Productive”

HERO BX Founder & CEO Pat Black shares the principles and practices at the heart of his biodiesel business Each year, May 1 marks May Day, an occasion for countries across the globe to recognize and celebrate the efforts of those laborers who help drive …
Left to right: Dr. Martin Kociolek, Director, School of Science, Penn State Behrend; Mr. Black; Dr. Ralph Ford, Chancellor, Penn State Behrend. HERO BX Founder & CEO Pat Black… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/whatever-wasteful-should-be-made-productive/

In Memoriam: Kevin Rooney

“On behalf of the Board of Directors, I am deeply saddened to announce the untimely passing of Kevin Rooney…our friend and our leader as the long-time CEO of the Oil Heat Institute of L.I.
Website | Education & Training | Dealers | Associates 631-360-0200 IN MEMORIAM “On behalf of the Board of Directors, I am… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/memoriam-kevin-rooney1/

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

Founded in 2007 by Erie, Pennsylvania businessman Samuel P. “Pat” Black III, HERO BX has grown over the past decade to become one of the biggest domestic biofuel producers and suppliers in America.
Founded in 2007 by Erie, Pennsylvania businessman Samuel P. “Pat” Black III, HERO BX has grown over the past decade to become one of the biggest domestic biofuel producers and… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/hero-bx-helps-ne-fuel-dealers-tell-new-and-different-story-about-oilheat/

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

It is no secret that a good percentage of merchants in our industry still mail out monthly invoices and get paid by check, but many have no idea what the process is actually costing them. Do you know how much you pay per check? To help, I’ve put togeth…
It is no secret that a good percentage of merchants in our industry still mail out monthly invoices and get paid by check, but many have no idea what the process is actually… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/do-you-know-how-much-it-costs-accept-check/

NYC Will Move to B5 Next Year and Then to B20

New York City is increasing the biodiesel blend rate in Bioheat® Fuel as an integral part of its aggressive greenhouse gas reduction strategy. The New York City Council last month overwhelmingly approved a new law that changes the city’s heating oil st…
New York City is increasing the biodiesel blend rate in Bioheat® Fuel as an integral part of its aggressive greenhouse gas reduction strategy. The New York City Council last… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/nyc-will-move-b5-next-year-and-then-b201/

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

A big purchase is looming. It’s an important one and is already keeping you up at night. Your software has reached end of life, and it’s time to address it. This is a huge, almost overwhelming task, but not if you get organized! As with any big, detail…
EDITOR’S NOTE: ADD Systems is sponsor of this OilandEnergyOnline.com post. A big purchase is looming. It’s an important one and is already keeping you up at night. Your… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/simplify-your-software-search-tips-writing-perfect-rfp-request-proposal/

Five Ways to Navigate a Warm Winter

It is important to not overreact to a warm winter like the one we just had, but rather to be prepared for the next time another one comes along. There is a temptation to hunker down and cut costs, but the reality is that modern back office software can he…
EDITOR’S NOTE: This Oil & Energy Online blog post is sponsored by Cargas Energy, which also sponsors Propane Intel.   It is important to not overreact to a warm winter like… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/five-ways-navigate-warm-winter/

Big Data Impacts Modern Forecasting Systems

It’s always a good idea to be prepared, but there’s no point in putting snow tires on your car if it’s not going to snow. And just because it’s December, it doesn’t mean you should wear a winter coat when it’s 70 degrees outside.
EDITOR’S NOTE: ADD Systems is sponsor of this OilandEnergyOnline.com post.   It’s always a good idea to be prepared, but there’s no point in putting snow tires on your car… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/big-data-impacts-modern-forecasting-systems/

Slipstream Premium Marine Fuel Stakes Territory in New Jersey

Advanced Fuel Solutions, Inc. (AFS) recently announced the addition of six New Jersey locations to its growing roster of marinas representing Slipstream® Premium Marine Fuel. The locations— Morrison’s Marina (Beach Haven), MarineMax (Somers Point), Cau…
Advanced Fuel Solutions, Inc. (AFS) recently announced the addition of six New Jersey locations to its growing roster of marinas representing Slipstream® Premium Marine Fuel.… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/slipstream-premium-marine-fuel-stakes-territory-new-jersey/

Leverage Current Technology to Improve Productivity

Energy marketers that are not using technology to their maximum advantage often have low productivity. Here is a quick look at factors that contribute to poor productivity. Managers who learn to identify and address these issues are moving closer to solvi…
EDITOR’S NOTE: This post is sponsored by Cargas Energy, which also sponsors Propane Intel. This is the second of two posts on the topic Productivity Redefined. (See the first… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/leverage-current-technology-improve-productivity/

NH Retailers Commend Enactment of Clean Heating Oil Act

Energy retailers in New Hampshire and the New England region are celebrating the enactment of legislation that will improve the efficiency and environmental security of home heating oil while reducing consumer energy costs. New Hampshire Senate Bill SB…
Energy retailers in New Hampshire and the New England region are celebrating the enactment of legislation that will improve the efficiency and environmental security of home… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/nh-retailers-commend-enactment-clean-heating-oil-act/

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

Civacon, part of OPW, is proud to announce that Heil Trailer International, Cleveland, TN, unveiled a new truck and trailer at the recent Western Petroleum Marketers Association’s (WPMA) National Convention & Convenience Store Expo in Las Vegas, NV, that …
Civacon, part of OPW, is proud to announce that Heil Trailer International, Cleveland, TN, unveiled a new truck and trailer at the recent Western Petroleum Marketers Association’s… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/heil-unveils-latest-trailer-builds-featuring-civacons-cops-wpma/

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

Software vendors parade through fuel company offices on a regular basis promising that their product will increase “efficiency” and help “optimize” your business. These hollow buzz words are more prominent in our industry than ever before, permeating ever…
EDITOR’S NOTE: This post is sponsored by Cargas Energy, which also sponsors Propane Intel. This is the first of two posts on the topic Productivity Redefined.   Software… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/pursue-real-gains-productivity-and-dont-fall-buzz-words/

Opposition to Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline Pays Off

The Oilheat industry is facing a little less pressure now following last month’s decision by Kinder Morgan to abandon the proposed Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline (NED), which would have brought natural gas from the Marcellus Shale formation in Pennsylva…
The Oilheat industry is facing a little less pressure now following last month’s decision by Kinder Morganto abandon the proposed Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline (NED), which… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/opposition-northeast-energy-direct-pipeline-pays/

International Roadcheck is Coming: Are You Ready?

Commercial drivers beware! The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is planning its annual roadside inspection blitz June 7-9. Foley Carrier Services has a new blog post with details about the inspections and advice on how companies can prepare their…
Commercial drivers beware! The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is planning its annual roadside inspection blitz June 7-9. Foley Carrier Services has a new blog post… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/international-roadcheck-coming-are-you-ready/

More Bioheat Is Good for New York City

New York City has transitioned to a new grade of clean-burning heating oil in recent years, and is looing to increase the rate of biodiesel blending to reduce emissions even further. The New York Oil Heating Association (NYOHA) is spreading the word to fi…
New York City has transitioned to a new grade of clean-burning heating oil in recent years, and is looing to increase the rate of biodiesel blending to reduce emissions even… http://oilandenergyonline.com/articles/all/more-bioheat-good-new-york-city/

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