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

Bioheat® Holds the Key to Oilheat’s Future

Posted: 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.

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The Maine Energy Marketers Technical Education Center (MTEC)

Posted: 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.

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The Importance of Professional Heating Repair

Posted: 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 levels and ages are viewing YouTube videos for a quick-fix way to repair whatever ails their home. And, while it’s […]

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Today’s Oilheat—8 Facts You May Not Know

Posted: 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®. This is a blend of American-made biodiesel—a highly refined, clean-burning fuel made from natural sources like soybeans—and traditional home […]

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Benefits of Getting Regular Heating Maintenance

Posted: November 12, 2019

Heating systems can have longer lifespans if the equipment has been properly installed and maintained.

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Reasons Why You Should Buy a Home That Uses Heating Oil

Posted: October 3, 2019

Are you house-hunting in Maine? Best wishes! There are many wonderful homes and communities to explore throughout our great state.

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2019 Rebate Program Ends September 20th

Posted: September 16, 2019

Thanks to so many consumers understanding the wisdom of upgrading to modern energy-efficient oilheating equipment…

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Can Heating Oil Spoil?

Posted: July 15, 2019

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 the heating season with one-quarter of oil still left in your tank, you may be wondering if that fuel […]

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What Does AFUE Stand For?

Posted: June 11, 2019

AFUE, an acronym for Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency, is a type of energy efficiency rating used for furnaces and boilers, including those fueled by heating oil.

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Heating Oil 2030: What Does the Future Hold?

Posted: May 10, 2019

This has been a transformative decade for the heating oil industry. And there are a lot of exciting developments still ahead of us.

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