heating oil

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a petroleum product used for fuel


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The average price of home heating oil in the state dropped to $3.39 a gallon this week, down from $3.77 a gallon a year ago, thanks to a drop in crude oil prices, according to state data and heating oil experts.
According to the company, heating oil sales show a decline of between 3% and 7% a year.
Northeast Home Heating Oil Reserve (NEHHOR) inventories now classified as ultra-low sulfur distillate (15 parts per million) are not considered to be in the commercial sector and therefore are excluded from distillate fuel oil supply and disposition statistics in Energy Information Administration publications, such as the Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Petroleum Supply Monthly, and This Week In Petroleum.
Thousands in rural Scotland can't get mains gas or electric central heating and rely on heating oil, often without a choice of supplier.
HeatingOil.co.uk enables buyers to obtain the most competitive prices on their heating oil by selecting from a range of different suppliers.
Environmentalists have been pointing the finger for years at the dirty residential heating oil used by so many New York City buildings, many of which were built before natural gas was widely available.
Last year prices skyrocketed by as much as 70% in the run-up to Christmas, to 80p per litre for heating oil, as a result of spiralling demand, plummeting temperatures and widespread shortages.
BEIRUT: Parliament's Public Works, Transport, Energy and Water Committee is set to convene Wednesday to pass a measure to subsidize heating oil, following a number of protests by people demanding assistance to heat their homes this winter.
The campaign will encourage households which rely on heating oil to get the best possible deal.
He said: "Both diesel and petrol prices have gone up by more than six pence a litre in just one month, while heating oil prices in the region have increased by some 50% since last summer.
The profit from turning crude into heating oil and diesel in the US had jumped to almost double that for gasoline as American exports to Europe and South America had risen.
24.6 thousand tons or 101.6% of heating oil were supplied, he stated.
More than twice as many households using heating oil live in fuel poverty compared to other energy users.
THE Consumer Council was told to get its facts right yesterday after threatening to refer the price of home heating oil to the Office of Fair Trading.
NEW YORK: Oil rose yesterday as cold weather hit the giant US Northeast heating oil market and the dollar recovered from fresh lows.