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Homebuyers Warm To The Humble Fire

It’s official! According to research by leading property website Zoopla, a fireplace is the most desirable feature when people are looking for a new...
Boris Johnson

Brexit & The Oil Industry

According to Stephen Brennock, an oil analyst at PVM Oil Associates Ltd., one area of concern is the prospect of a hard Brexit breathing...
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Heating Oil Remains Cheaper Than Mains Gas And LPG

For the third quarter in succession the winners in the home energy market are the 1.5 million British homes using heating oil, according to data...
David Knipe - OFTEC Training Manager

OFTEC Rolls Out Commercial Assessment Course In Response To Demand

OFTEC’s new commercial assessment course, which covers the servicing and commissioning of multi stage burners used in many light and medium commercial heating systems,...
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OFTEC Launches Solar Thermal Registrations

The Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC) has introduced two new registration classes for installers of solar thermal systems and heat pumps, with plans to...

Irish Exploration Companies Strike Oil

Two Irish exploration companies are at the centre of significant oil finds in South America and Africa. Shares in Irish-founded Tullow Oil surged by as...
Rooftop Solar

Solar Subsidy Cuts Jeopardise 27,000 Jobs Claims STA

New analysis published by the Solar Trade Association which was commissioned from the Government’s research partner on low-carbon jobs data, TBR Economic Research, has shown...
Energy Policy Needs Urgent Rethink, Says OFTEC

Government Must Urgently Rethink UK Heat Policy, Says OFTEC

As the price of heating oil tumbles further, falling 10% the beginning of the year, the UK’s 1.4 million rural households which depend upon oil for...
A1 Flues Scottish Team Trebles as Growth Continues

A1 Flues Scottish Team Trebles as Growth Continues

A1 Flue’s team in Scotland has trebled in little over a year following a string of project wins. The have gone from strength to strength...

USA – China: Trade War is Impacting The Oil Industry

The ongoing trade war with China is impacting many industries. Market volatility is being exacerbated by President Trump's pattern of vacillating between threats and...

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Boris Johnson

Brexit & The Oil Industry

According to Stephen Brennock, an oil analyst at PVM Oil Associates Ltd., one area of concern is the prospect of a hard Brexit breathing...
TransCanada Responds To Oil Leak In Amherst, South Dakota

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