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Leaking Natural Gas Lines Report Blasts Utilities

The Connecticut Energy Marketers Association (CEMA) representing the states 600 family owned home heating oil dealers commends Senator Markey (MA) for his outstanding leadership on the issue of old leaking natural gas lines and their impact on our communities and America.   Based on the findings in Sen. Markey’s report ‘America Pays for Gas Leaks”;, CEMA cautions the Department of ...

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API’s Gerard tells Congress RFS disaster can be averted

At a U.S. House of Representatives Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing, API President and CEO Jack Gerard testified that the federal biofuels mandate, known as the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), is broken beyond repair but that disaster can still be averted. ‘The RFS isn’t just a relic of America’s bygone era of energy scarcity, it is a grave economic threat,” ...

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Rhode Island passes statewide Bioheat requirement

The governor of Rhode Island signed landmark legislation recently that will ensure all of the state’s heating oil becomes Bioheat® by 2014.  Starting July 1, 2014, every gallon of oil heat in the state will contain at least 2 percent biodiesel.  The Bioheat blend is a greener heating oil gaining popularity in Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic states. Although other New England ...

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NTEA Announces Work Truck Show 2014 and 2015 Dates

Ensure you can be part of North America’s largest work truck event by marking your calendar now for The Work Truck Show® 2014 and 2015. NTEA, the Association for the Work Truck Industry (Farmington Hills, Mich.), has announced dates for the next two years of The Work Truck Show: March 5’7, 2014, educational programming, including the Green Truck Summit, begins ...

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