Is Biofuel A Renewable Energy Source?

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The evidence is very clear regarding biofuels. Many trusted and reputable sources tell us that biofuel is indeed a renewable form of energy. In this article, we discuss a brief primer on renewable energy, two types of biofuels, and the global & personal benefits of switching to biofuel to heat your home.

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Top Signs It’s Time To Switch Propane Companies

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Home propane delivery companies sometimes go into decline and fail to meet customers’ needs reliably. Other propane suppliers continue to provide adequate service, but their rates become unaffordable. If you notice any of the signs in this article, it may be time to switch to a different propane delivery company.

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What Is That Whistling Sound During An Oil Delivery?

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During an oil delivery, you might notice a whistling sound coming from your oil tank. This may be alarming, but there’s nothing to worry about. This whistle is a normal sound that the oil tank vent alarm makes. This article discusses the heating oil vent alarm and its importance during a fuel delivery.

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What Is A Green Or Renewable Energy Source?

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The oil industry is continuously working to develop green energy solutions. In this article, we explore how carbon impacts the environment as well as an in-depth definition of green energy sources. We also include a discussion on how Bioheat® heating oil qualifies as a green energy source and the benefits that come with it.

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The Biggest Changes In HVAC Technology Over The Last 10 Years

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One of the few industries that surely has contributed to modern convenience and comfort is the HVAC industry. Even in the past ten years, the HVAC industry has made many technological changes to bring our comfort to a new level. In this article, we share seven changes in HVAC technology that we enjoy today.

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Are Propane Water Heaters Worth It?

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The type of water heater you opt for impacts your energy costs, safety, carbon footprint, as well as your home’s resale value. A propane water heater is a safe, cost-effective, and environmentally-friendly option for any home. In this article, we discuss some of the main benefits of installing a propane water heater.

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What Size Oil Tank Do I Need?

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If you are due for an oil tank replacement, it’s important to think about your heating oil tank size. The tank’s capacity will determine how big of a space your tank can heat and for how long. In this article, we discuss some important aspects to consider when choosing your oil tank size.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Running In Short Bursts?

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The cooling cycle should be slow and steady. However, once the AC starts running in short bursts, then you are dealing with a phenomenon called AC short cycling. In this article, we’re going to talk about the causes and effects of air conditioner short cycling and how you can prevent it.

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How Safe Is Propane?

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Propane is a type of hydrocarbon gas that’s compressed, stored, and supplied as a liquid. The gas is non-toxic, odorless, and colorless. It’s a safe, clean, and reliable source of energy. However, many homeowners ask about propane heating safety. This article discusses more on the safety of propane home heating.

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Instant Carbon Footprint Calculator, Measure Your Impact On The Environment

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The first step in determining your impact on the environment is by measuring your carbon footprint. By understanding the impact that you make, you can change your lifestyle choices to help reduce the negative effects of environmental change. Wilcox Energy strives to help environmentally conscious individuals by moving towards a carbon-neutral heating solution.

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