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OFTEC Says No To Carbon Monoxide

Ahead of next month's Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week (17-23 November 2014), OFTEC is urging oil consumers to back a new e-petition calling for carbon monoxide...
Northern Ireland

OFTEC Launches NI Energy Saving Challenge

As some of Northern Ireland’s leading energy companies join together to promote Energy Aware Week, The Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC), which represents the oil heating...
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Industry Gives Welcome To GDHIF Reactivation

There has been a qualified welcome to the announcement earlier this week by Ed Davey MP that the government is set to throw a...
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Foster Announces Northern Ireland Domestic RHI Scheme

Northern Ireland’s Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster MLA, has announced the extension of the province’s Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) to domestic consumers. The...

UK Green Building Council Responds To Tory Starter Home Speculation

The UK Green Building Council (UK-GBC) has responded to speculation that the Conservative Party’s planned starter homes for under-40s, will be exempt from ‘zero carbon’...
Scotland Celebrates Strong Renewables Performance

Scotland – Record Breaking First Half For Renewables

Figures released by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have revealed that Scottish renewable electricity generation for the first half of 2014...
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OFTEC Celebrates ‘Major Win’ Against Brussels Bureaucrats

The Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC), working closely with the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC), the Department for Environment, Food & Rural...
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RHI Leaves Fuel Poor In The Cold

The first quarterly OFGEM review of homes installing renewable heating technologies under the government’s domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme has revealed that the...
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Renewables Specialist David Hunt Launches Hyperion Executive Search

David Hunt has set up Hyperion Executive Search, having previously been a director of an award-winning renewable energy installer, during which time he was also...
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NIHE To Fit Frost Stats At 768 Oil Fired Homes

The Northern Ireland Housing Executive (NIHE) has confirmed that it is spending £168,000 to fit ‘frost stats’ at 768 oil fired homes in the...

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Irish Oil Exploration Company Go Into Voluntary Liquidation

Irish Oil Exploration Company Go Into Voluntary Liquidation

Circle Oil PLC based in County Limerick Ireland, has gone into voluntary liquidation earlier this week. PwC Ireland have been appointed liquidators to the company...