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Clean and Efficient Oilheat for Maine

Posted: June 30, 2018

Knowing more about today’s oilheat in Maine will make you feel good about how you heat your home—now and well into the future.

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Heating oil tank

How Long is Heating Oil Good for?

Posted: May 25, 2018

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 will degrade as it sits unused for several months.

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Tough Winters Prove Oilheat’s Value

Posted: May 3, 2018

The winter of 2017-2018 will long be remembered for delivering some of the coldest temperatures on record! Maine experienced many days with below-zero degrees.

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House under a scarf

Stop Wasting Fuel…How to Save Money on Heating Oil

Posted: March 27, 2018

Well, enough Maine winter come and gone. We saw everything from sub-zero temperatures to bomb cyclones to the month of March coming in like a lion with one nor’easter after another.

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Why is Heating Oil Getting Even Cleaner in Maine?

Posted: February 21, 2018

Our country continues to make strides in reducing greenhouse-gas emissions, and heating oil is certainly doing its part, thanks to vast reductions of sulfur levels.

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Warm house w/ scarf

Cold Winter, Warm (Oilheated) Home

Posted: January 29, 2018

Have you thawed out yet? Hundreds of records were broken from the Northeast to the Mid-Atlantic when an epic cold spell gripped us right after Christmas and wouldn’t let go.

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Facts

10 Facts You May Not Know about Today’s Oilheat

Posted: December 20, 2017

The more you know about oilheat, the better you will like it! Here are 10 facts you may not know about this clean, affordable, safe and efficient heating source.

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heating oil storage tanks

What You Should Know about Oil Tanks

Posted: October 15, 2017

A heating oil storage tank offers an important advantage: the ability to safely store an adequate supply of heating oil that’s ready for immediate use whenever a need to heat the home arises.

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Save money on a new heating system

Oilheat in Maine: Getting Better All the Time

Posted: September 10, 2017

If you’ve been spending $150 here and another $300 there to keep your old oil heating system running, it probably makes sense to replace it with a modern oil heating system.

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Welcome to our Blog—and Our New Website

Posted: August 30, 2017

The Maine Energy Marketers Association (MEMA) is proud to launch the Explore Heating Oil Maine website, designed to help homeowners use oilheat to greater benefit. Since 1954, MEMA has been dedicated to working on behalf of energy marketers and their consumers to educate and lead our state forward. We advocate for our members in Augusta and […]

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