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Number 6 Heating Oil Now Illegal in NYC

Posted by admin on July 14, 2015

Last week marked the final deadline in a four-year campaign to outlaw Number 6 heating oil, the “heaviest” fuel available, from all buildings in New York City. The NYC Clean Heat program dates back to the Bloomberg administration and was one of his major environmental initiatives. As of July 1, 95 percent of the affected buildings were in compliance. Only about 250 buildings of 5,300 buildings have not yet converted to cleaner solutions, such as Bioheat® fuel, a blend of ultra-low sulfur heating oil and renewable biodiesel.

Follow These Summer Energy Conservation Tips For Savings

Posted by admin on June 24, 2015

Beat summer heat and high energy bills, with these free conservation tips. This season, keep cool while you save energy. Follow these tips:

Test Your Heating System Well Before Heating Season

Posted by admin on June 15, 2015

As summer arrives, the last thing on your mind is heating. But there’s nothing more frustrating than starting up your heating system when you need it most only to discover a problem! You can avoid this by testing it now to make sure you have ample time to prepare for the heating season in case there’s an issue.

Warning Signs It’s Time To Upgrade Your Old Heating Equipment

Posted by admin on May 13, 2015

NYOHA members are full-service heating oil dealers that offer New York homeowners the most up-to-date and top-of-the-line heating equipment. Many of our members are equipment specialists and will work closely with you to see if your current system is operating at optimal efficiency.