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Is your oil boiler unsafe and illegal?

Consumers are being warned that potentially dangerous boilers are being sold to unsuspecting householders.  OFTEC (the Oil Firing Technical Association) said it had alerted...

Houses damaged in Northern Ireland arson attack

Three houses on the outskirts of Belfast have been damaged in an early morning arson attack on an oil storage tank. The attack happened c.0430hrs...

Irish installers oil set for OFTEC Roadshow

The Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC) has announced details of the next Regional Roadshows, to be held in the Republic of Ireland and supported...

£15,000 fine for Andover pollution incident

Yesterday (Monday 26 April) the Environment Agency Southern Region successfully prosecuted Southern Water Services Ltd at Basingstoke Magistrates Court for causing an oil pollution...

Titan and Viessmann come up trumps at Interbuild 2004

Recent years seem to have been characterised by an apparently ongoing process of miniaturisation. Be it mobile phones, condensing boilers or even the humble...

Home destroyed in North Belfast arson attack

A family home in North Belfast was yesterday destroyed and a second badly damaged, in a suspected arson attack. The gutted house was unoccupied...

FPS2004… the biggest and best yet!

Key individuals and organisations from throughout the oil distribution industry have returned recently from North Yorkshire after attending one of the British Isles" key...

Will you still be legal after 1st. September 2005?

The Environment Agency are exhibiting today and tomorrow at The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers" Conference & Exhibition in Harrogate to ask "Will you still...

EA to attend FPS2004

The Environment Agency will be attending the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers" Show 2004 in Harrogate to let people know how they can reduce the...

Oil change for many Otterton residents

According to BBC News, a high proportion of homeowners in the Devonshire village of Otterton have oil storage tanks that are described by the...

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Onshore wind farm investment at risk under government policy, says RenewableUK...

A trade association for renewable energy firms has warned that investment in onshore wind could slide unless the government changes policy, despite a record...