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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.


Emergency Service Heroics

Posted by admin on September 21, 2015

Imagine this scenario: you wake up in the middle of a cold December night feeling as if your bed is sitting on the edge of a dark mountainside in the bone-chilling Himalayas. No, it’s not a bad dream – it’s your heater on the fritz! But if you do business with a full-service NYOHA Oilheat provider, the cavalry is always prepared to come over the nearest hill to your aid.