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NYOHA CEO Statement Regarding the Indictments of Various Heating Oil Companies

Posted by admin on November 10, 2015

The indictments of various heating oil trucking companies and associated individuals that were announced today by the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office is deeply concerning for the many honest and hardworking companies in New York City that provide essential clean heating and energy services to New Yorkers.


Testimony of Rocco Lacertosa - Regarding Intros. 642 and 880

Posted by admin on October 26, 2015

Good Afternoon Mr. Chairman, members of the Environ mental Protection Committee. My name is Rocco Lacertosa and I serve as the CEO of New York Oil Heating Association, a 75-year-old trade association whose members, for the most part, are made up of family-owned heating oil distributors and terminal operators located throughout the City of New York. Thank you for the opportunity to testify today. The New York Oil Heating Association has played a vital and vocal role in advocating for the increased use of Bioheat in New York City and supports the goals of Intro 642, to increase biodiesel blends


Cold Weather Conservation Advice

Posted by admin on October 19, 2015

With the winter just around the corner, you’ll soon be starting up your heating system for a season of cozy comfort and welcoming warmth. To achieve the best energy efficiency for the winter season, it’s important to keep these winter conservation tips in mind.


Testing, Testing, 1-2-3

Posted by admin on October 6, 2015

Keeping your home and your family warm through a cold and unforgiving New York winter isn’t a small-time gig – it’s a major season-long tour, and the show must go on without a hitch. If your heating system’s not up to the task, you could be facing a tough crowd come the holidays, when your houseguests are treated to the not-so-wonderful surprise of a sudden heating system failure.