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Low carbon liquid fuel – centre stage at this month’s OFTEC conference

On Tuesday 18th June, OFTEC will be unveiling the results of its independent research into how oil-heated homes can best transition to a low-to-zero carbon heating solution and reduce their overall emissions.    The unveiling will take place at OFTEC’s Read more »

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New appointments at Greenergy

Greenergy has announced that co-founder Andrew Owens is making his planned move from chief executive to non-executive chairman following the sale of the business in 2017. After an 18-month search and selection process, Christian Flach joined Greenergy last Monday (3rd Read more »

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FPS Clean Growth Future Vision

The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS)* has unveiled its vision for cutting carbon through the development of biofuels for the 1.5 million homes in the UK and 686,000 homes in Ireland which currently rely on liquid fuels for their heating. Read more »

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Major investment at ExxonMobil jetty

Linlithgow-based Asset Integrity Maintenance (AIM) has been awarded a major contract to help extend the life of the ExxonMobil jetty facility at Braefoot Bay Marine Terminal in Fife. The tanker terminal exports liquefied petroleum gas to Europe and the USA Read more »

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Watson depot wins FPS Green Award

Watson Fuels has won the inaugural FPS Green Award for its flagship Ledbury depot.  Hosted at FPS Expo in Liverpool, the FPS Green Award recognised Watson Fuels’ Ledbury depot as the best green initiative in the industry. Watson Fuels, which Read more »

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Fuelling the D Day 75th anniversary

Shrewsbury-based Morris Lubricants has donated heavy duty engine and gear oils to one of its loyal customers with a passion for restoring vintage military vehicles. With the help of family and friends, customer Ben Kaye restored a 1940 AEC Matador Read more »

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A secure supply in the north east

Award-winning* Essar –  the principal sponsor of the 2019 Forecourt Trader Awards –  has entered another phase of its exciting retail growth with the successful conversion of MPK’s high volume Chester Road station in Stanley, County Durham.  Chester Road is Read more »

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Five new renewable biomethane refuelling stations

Last Thursday CNG Fuels announced that it had commenced the construction of two new public access renewable biomethane compressed natural gas (Bio-CNG) refuelling stations ‘to cater  for soaring demand from HGV operators switching from diesel’.   The new stations, which Read more »

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Tech company of the year

Having been nominated for Tech Company of the Year and Reseller of the Year, OnlineFuels recently attended the National Technology Awards in London. The company, which faced stiff competition from big names such as Xero and DataRails, was delighted to Read more »

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Encouraging energy efficiency

OFTEC has launched a competition to help share the importance of energy efficiency with school children across Northern Ireland, with school pupils in Primary 5 being invited to join OFTEC Energy Enterprise. (Closing date 14th June).   Entrants will be Read more »

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