Industry News

OPEC nations agree to decrease production

The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has surprised markets worldwide with a decision to decrease oil production. The decrease will take effect in two...

Essex success for OFTEC

It was standing room only in The Five Lakes Hotel outside Maldon recently, as oil heating installers gathered from across Essex and throughout East...

Armagh Police appeal for information following oil tank blaze

Police Service of Northern Ireland Officers are investigating a fire in the Woodford Crescent area of Armagh City yesterday afternoon. A fire was discovered in...

OFTEC Essex Roadshow… Wednesday 11 February!

If you’re an oil heating installer in Kent or Essex… be sure and keep Wednesday 11 February 2004 free for the very first OFTEC...

Register online for FPS2004!

The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers’ Annual Conference & Exhibition is firmly established as the highlight of the oil heating calendar for installers, manufacturers and...

EA Wales investigating Fendrod Lake oil spill

Environment Agency Wales is appealing to companies on the Swansea Enterprise Zone to review their operations after oil was discharged into the Fendrod Lake...

Busy week ahead for the UK’s oil heating industry

The UK Met Office has issued an Advance Weather Warning ahead of what is expected to be the coldest week of the Winter so...

OFTEC takes the direct approach

OFTEC has launched a new service aimed at all those who install and service oil-fired equipment.  OFTEC Direct brings together a range of essential...

Thinking of changing to ‘natural’ gas? Think again.

Northern Ireland’s monopoly ‘natural’ gas utility, Phoenix Natural Gas has been criticised as a result of its latest advertising campaign. The advertisements, which have appeared...

Plumbing & Heating in Northern Ireland… new edition out now!

Given that Northern Ireland has amongst the highest levels of oil heating in the United Kingdom, it’s only to be expected that oil heating...

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Greeks Paying €1.02 Tax for Every Liter of Gasoline they Buy

As the price of gasoline reaches an average €1.68 ($1.99) per liter in Athens and almost €2 on some islands, crisis-stricken Greeks are leaving...