AREE 2013 announces partnership with Bioheat®


ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – Mark your calendars for Atlantic Region Energy Expo 2013: April 30 ‘ May 2, 2013 at the Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, NJ.

Atlantic Region Energy Expo is once again proud to announce its partnership with Bioheat®. AREE was the first industry trade show and convention officially combining traditional fuels with the renewable biodiesel in Bioheat®.

AREE 2013, powered by Bioheat®’s, will be another opportunity for the heating oil industry to get better acquainted with Bioheat® and for the biodiesel industry to learn about the needs of the home heating industry. This annual convention and trade show provides a great opportunity for both industries to advance the clean and renewable heating fuel.

“We are excited to repeat our support of AREE in 2013,” said Paul Nazarro, The Nazzaro Group, and petroleum liaison National Biodiesel Board, “Recognizing the enormous challenge before our industry to stay competitive and relevant I am thankful to have the continued financial support of the National Biodiesel Board. NBB and the stakeholders which make possible the funding to promote Bioheat® fuel are totally committed to helping the oilheat industry transition from generic carbon intensive heating oil to clean burning low sulfur Bioheat®.

“Our goal in co-sponsoring AREE again this year is to get one step closer to AREE attendees so that we can share with them the benefits associated with Bioheat®. If the industry is to succeed in this transition, education will be of paramount importance. As the liaison between the oilheat industry and biodiesel industry I remain committed to making available all the tools required by fuel oil dealers to succeed.”

AREE Convention Chairman Bob McAllister said, “We are thrilled that Bioheat® will be a visible presence again at AREE. The complete commitment of the Biodiesel industry to the oilheat industry from marketing to technical support to financial support is essential in helping marketers segue into the next generation fuel that we will be selling.

“We are also excited to announce that the Air Conditioning Contractors of America, NJ Chapter, will once again be participating at the show as further evidence of the diversification of our industry,” McAllister stated.

The annual convention and trade show will feature more than 225 exhibits, trucks, Marquee Exhibits, seminars and workshops. This year’s headquarters hotel is Revel, an exciting new beachfront property located on the Boardwalk and in close proximity to the Convention Center. The annual Hospitality Night will be held Tuesday evening, April 30 at Revel.

More than twenty business programs and seminars will be held beginning on Tuesday, April 30 and continuing through Thursday, May 2. Trade show hours are Wednesday, May 1 from 11:00am ‘ 5:00pm and Thursday, May 2 from 9:30am to 12:30pm. There is no fee to attend the trade show.

AREE is sponsored by the Independent Connecticut Petroleum Association, Delaware Valley Fuel Dealers Association, Empire State Petroleum Association, Fuel Merchants Association of New Jersey, Mid-Atlantic Petroleum Distributors Association, and the Virginia Petroleum Convenience and Grocery Association with participation by the Air Conditioning Contractors Association, New Jersey chapter.

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