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Can Heating Oil Spoil?

August 6, 2021

Many items we buy have an expiration date: milk, eggs, vegetables, bread, cosmetics, medication and so on. But does home heating oil also have a “best-used-by” date? If you’re fairly new to oilheat and you ended …

Bioheat® Fuel: Making an Impact Now on Emissions in Maine & Elsewhere

June 16, 2021

Bioheat® fuel is an affordable home energy source that’s making an impact right now on reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions for our climate. It’s efficiency and cleanliness are leading us on a bright path to …

Should I Buy An Oil-Heated Home In Maine?

May 7, 2021

Many people may shy away from purchasing a home that uses heating oil, but that’s usually because they are unfamiliar with all the great benefits of this fuel, which continues to get better and better …

Have You Heard About The Heating Oil Equipment Rebate Program In Maine?

April 29, 2021

If they act fast, homeowners in the Pine Tree State can receive rebates of up to $500 when they install a new high-efficiency heating oil system and a new aboveground heating oil tank. Your heating …

Clean renewable Bioheat® holds the key to oilheat's future

Bioheat® Holds the Key to Oilheat’s Future

February 21, 2020

The combination of continually improving ultra-low sulfur Bioheat® with increasingly efficient heating oil systems is the 1-2 punch that will help homeowners with oilheat save significant money on their heating bills. At the same time, …

The Maine Energy Marketers Technical Education Center

Maine Energy Marketers Technical Education Center

January 20, 2020

If you’ve lived in your home long enough, chances are you’ve had a few service technicians out to your house for regular maintenance, for a system repair or to solve a no-heat situation. Our service …

The Importance Of Professional Heating Repair

December 23, 2019

In our digital age, the first response to solving a mechanical problem is to research online. That’s why do-it-yourself (DIY) projects are such a huge trend these days. It seems like people of all skill …

Today’s Oilheat: 8 Facts You May Not Know

November 25, 2019

The better you know oilheat, the more you’ll like it! Here are 8 facts you may not know about this affordable, safe, clean and efficient heating source. The oilheat industry is moving forward on delivering Bioheat®. …

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Regular Heating Maintenance Benefits

November 12, 2019

Heating systems can have longer lifespans if the equipment has been properly installed and maintained. Proper maintenance may enable you to put off replacing your boiler or furnace for a few years; but do keep …

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Reasons Why You Should Buy a Home That Uses Heating Oil

October 3, 2019

Are you house-hunting in Maine? Best wishes! There are many wonderful homes and communities to explore throughout our great state. Chances are, among the homes you will explore are ones that use heating oil as the …