heating oil


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Noun1.heating oil - a petroleum product used for fuelheating oil - a petroleum product used for fuel  
fuel - a substance that can be consumed to produce energy; "more fuel is needed during the winter months"; "they developed alternative fuels for aircraft"
oil - a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water
gas oil - an oil formed through distillation of petroleum of intermediate boiling range and viscosity
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com)-- The launch of a new heating oil website owned by GB Oils, a subsidiary of Irish conglomerate DCC plc, looks set to provide domestic heating oil users with even more choice when topping up their tanks this winter.
Summary: Parliament's Public Works, Transport, Energy and Water Committee is set to convene Wednesday to pass a measure to subsidize heating oil.
The profit from turning crude into heating oil and diesel in the US had jumped to almost double that for gasoline as American exports to Europe and South America had risen.
On July 10, 2000, President Clinton directed the Department of Energy, to establish the Northeast Heating Oil Reserve.
The warehouse club chain is expanding a successful home heating oil program--a cost-effective purchase option exclusively for its members--to more than 80 locations throughout eight states, from Pennsylvania to Maine.
As in the transportation sector, biodiesel can be introduced into the heating oil pool with few or no modifications to the furnace or boiler and can even help keep it clean.
3 billion gallons) of heating oil to stay warm in their homes each year, but the cost of petroleum heating oil is historically unstable, and environmental concerns are associated with home heating.
The National Weather Service says that winter 2001 is one of the chilliest in the past few years, putting a strain on natural gas and heating oil supplies.
whose information regarding the heating oil situation was considered extremely helpful and perceptive.
As with other fuels used for space heating (especially propane and natural gas), residential customers have been concerned about heating oil prices this heating season.
Total quantity or scope: Group A - supply stations of the Municipality of Alexandria CPV 09135100-5 - Heating Oil 187 850 lt, CPV 09134100-8 Diesel 412 380 lt, CPV 09132100-4 - Unleaded Petrol 86 370 lt.