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What are the Benefits of Heating Oil?

Posted: January 20, 2023 – By: gasdmin

Heating Oil Is Safe, Clean, and Efficient Being safe at home is just one of the reasons many people prefer to heat their home with oil instead of natural gas. With everything that’s happening in the world today, the last thing you want is to feel unsafe at home. For starters, heating oil cannot explode. […]

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Heating Oil Delivery FAQs

Posted: December 27, 2022 – By: gasdmin

How to Be Ready for a Delivery and More Tips Anyone who has been forced to drive on icy or snowy roads during a New Jersey winter storm can emphasize with what heating oil delivery drivers have to contend with sometimes. Ice and snow can turn an already tough job into a potentially hazardous one. […]

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Why Ultra-Low Sulfur Fuel Oil Is Important

Posted: November 18, 2022 – By: gasdmin

Today’s Heating Oil Is Cleaner than Ever In recent years, we’ve seen significant improvements in heating oil efficiency and cleanliness, with vast reductions in the sulfur content of heating oil playing a major role. Here are five reasons why this is important. Ultra-low-sulfur heating oil (ULSHO) has much less sulfur in it than heating oil from the […]

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What is Bioheat® Fuel?

Posted: October 17, 2022 – By: gasdmin

This Renewable Fuel Burns Cleaner than Natural Gas Bioheat fuel is a blend of ultra-low sulfur heating oil with renewable biodiesel that’s made from organic and recycled products. These products can range from soybean oil, used cooking oils, and inedible corn oil to canola, tallow, fats, and algae. These renewable products are defined as feedstocks […]

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Boiler vs. Furnace: What’s the Difference?

Posted: September 29, 2022 – By: gasdmin

How Heating Oil Furnaces and Boilers Work While most people generally refer to their heating oil system as a furnace, that’s a totally different system from a boiler. Both of these heating systems will keep your home warm, and there are some tips that will help you get the most out of your own system. […]

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Does Heating Oil Harm the Environment?

Posted: August 23, 2022 – By: gasdmin

Clean, Renewable Energy for New Jersey Is Here Did you know that heating oil is playing an important role in the movement toward clean, renewable energy? It’s true. The advent of Bioheat® fuel has put oil-heated homes on a super-efficient and ultra-clean path. This blend of renewable biofuels with ultra-low-sulfur heating oil has already led […]

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What is the NJ Energy Master Plan?

Posted: July 28, 2022 – By: gasdmin

Reach 100% Clean Energy by 2050—But at What Price? In July, New Jerseyans sweated through more than a week of temperatures that topped 90 degrees. What’s more, the regional New York office of the National Weather Service reported that temperatures at Newark Liberty Airport rose as high as 100 degrees for five consecutive days– the […]

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The Price of Heating Oil in New Jersey

Posted: June 20, 2022 – By: gasdmin

Understanding the Oil and Energy Markets in 2022 You probably know all too well that the price you pay per gallon for heating oil in New Jersey can change from day to day, month to month, and year to year. But it’s been a long time since we have seen such a dramatic rise in […]

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Oil or Gas: How Should I Heat My Home?

Posted: May 24, 2022 – By: gasdmin

Heating Oil with Biofuel Is Efficient, Safe and Clean It’s no surprise that New Jerseyans who heat their home with oil may be thinking of converting to natural gas, or even electric heat, to escape the stress of paying giant heating oil delivery bills next winter. That’s a valid worry, especially if we don’t see […]

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How Heating Oil Reaches Your Home

Posted: March 24, 2022 – By: gasdmin

The Journey of Heating Oil to Your Tank Seeing your oil delivery driver filling up your tank represents the final step of heating oil’s long journey to your home. It starts with heating oil being refined from crude oil, which is a complex mix of hydrocarbons plus oxygen, nitrogen, and sulfur. The refining process separates […]

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