The National Oilheat Research Alliance (NORA) will hold a Technical Workshop in coordination with the Southern New England Energy Conference (SNEEC) at Gurney’s Newport, Newport, R.I., Sept. 18-19.
NORA is inviting proposals for presentations at this workshop which will be an open exchange among technical leaders of the oilheat industry.General topic areas to be included are:
The direction of renewable heating and cooling in New England
Update on NORA-sponsored R&D projects
Technical aspects of biodiesel use and new biofuels
Advancing oilheat energy efficiency
Future directions in controls and diagnostics
An open forum on NORA research directions
NORA was authorized by Congress in 2000 to provide funding that would allow the heating oil industry to provide more efficient and more reliable heat and hot water to consumers. NORA’s mission comprises consumer and professional education, improving energy efficiency and safety, and research.