By OFTEC CEO Paul Rose
There is no question that off-grid heating must be decarbonised in order to contribute to the UK’s challenging carbon reduction targets. But electrification, one of the … more
Many rural homes could be heated by vegetable oil within the next five years, according to a new industry report on the future of rural heating.
Currently, oil heating is one of the most popular … more
OFTEC CEO Paul Rose comments:
“OFTEC welcomes publication of the government’s Clean Growth Strategy and supports the Government’s efforts to improve energy efficiency and reduce … more
As students across Ireland get their Leaving Cert results, many will be on the hunt for privately rented accommodation for university.
With less availability and rental property prices in Ireland … more
As property rental prices continue to increase, students are being urged not to ignore potential safety issues in a bid to save money as they choose accommodation ahead of the new university year. … more
Oil users in Great Britain have welcomed a 10% fall in their annual heating costs as they continue to enjoy the cheapest fuel bills in the county, according to a new report.
The good news comes just … more
As the average cost of heating a home on oil continues to fall, whilst more than 3 million consumers face a 12.5% rise in electricity prices, OFTEC has reignited its call on government to urgently … more
OFTEC has marked the 15th anniversary of its industry recognised Competent Persons Scheme with the news that registration numbers have hit the highest level since 2013.
Competent Persons Schemes were … more
Protect yourself from rogue doorstep callers is the appeal from OFTEC, representing the domestic oil and heating industry, during Scam Awareness Month (July 2016).
OFTEC has joined forces with the … more
21st June 2017: The Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) and the Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC), which represents the domestic and light commercial oil heating sector, joined forces … more