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Record First Quarter For Scottish Renewables Generation

Scotland’s wind farms generated record amounts of power in the first quarter of 2015 according to new data published last week. Statistics also confirmed that Scotland...
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The Appointment Of Greg Clark & The New Department Of Business, Energy And Industrial...

The prime minister’s office has confirmed that the department of energy and climate change (DECC) is to be abolished. Responsibility for energy policy will...
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Heating Oil Installer Fined For Sub-Standard Boiler Installation

A heating oil installer from Malswick has been fined £250 after installing an oil fired boiler at a property that had the potential to cause death...
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Industry Outlines Budget Wednesday Wishlist

The Heating and Hotwater Industry Council is calling on Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne to make a long term commitment to the domestic...
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FPS EXPO 2015 Space Selling ‘Faster Than Ever’

Spaces are filling faster than ever for FPS EXPO 2015, according to event organiser The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS). Set for Harrogate International...
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OFTEC Partners With Age UK To Tackle Winter Deaths

Official statistics published recently, have revealed the shocking scale of excess winter deaths in England and Wales, primarily as a result of poorly insulated...
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Put A Lid On Water Ingression, Says TankDepot.co.uk

Oil and water don’t mix and that’s especially true with heating oil, writes TankDepot.co.uk Director Steve Beech. Each and every winter, thousands of UK heating oil...
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Don’t Be Left In The Cold! Make Your Voice Heard.

Last month, HM Government put down draft regulations to create a new fuel poverty target, which sought to ensure that as many fuel poor...
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NICE Launches Cold Homes Draft Guidance Consultation

The National Institute for Health & Care Excellence (NICE) has begun a consultation on draft guidance on how to reduce the risk of death and ill health...
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Whitegate Oil Refinery Loses €4.5m Following Interest Bill

Interest payments to other companies within its group left the Republic’s only refinery nursing a near $5 million (€4.5 million) loss last year. Sales at...

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Seattle to Tax and Regulate Home Heating Oil Out of Existence...

The Seattle City Council voted unanimously on the 23rd of September to phase out the use of home heating oil in the city, a...
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Brexit & The Oil Industry