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Have you room for a summer top up?

1 Aug 2016 Author Marlene Gray

Summer is a great time to buy your home heating oil! It’s the height of summer, and thinking about your home heating oil is probably one of the last things on your mind, but did you know that heating oil prices are currently at one of the lowest levels they have been in the last month? Why not stock up before the end of summer rush? Oil prices tend to go down during the spring and summer ...

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Consumers continue to benefit from heating oil price plunge signalling urgent need to re-think UK heat policy

26 Jan 2016 Author Marlene Gray

As the price of heating oil tumbles further, falling a staggering 10 per cent since the beginning of the year, the UK’s 1.4 million rural households on oil heating are continuing to benefit. However, with over 4.5 million people in the UK still living in fuel poverty - and many of these in rural areas - government needs to urgently address its current heat policy to help these homes become m...

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Home heating oil prices have dropped to an eight-year low.

22 Dec 2015 Author Marlene Gray

It is great news for the average home owner in Northern Ireland as the price of home heating oil has dropped to an eight year low. This means substantial savings this Christmas in comparison to previous years. Speaking to the Belfast Telegraph, price comparison website boss Michael Toner stated, "We would encourage people to take advantage of low pricing by stocking up and ordering in quan...

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Oil prices fall again with consumers directly benefiting from the drop

11 Dec 2015 Author Marlene Gray

Latest industry figures show oil prices have fallen a further 10.5% with consumers reaping the benefits because the drop in wholesale costs are being passed directly on – unlike the picture for households on mains gas and electricity. According to the Sutherland Tables, a recognised independent source of data on comparative UK domestic heating prices, oil continues to trump competitor fue...

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FPS urges customers to buy oil now while prices and demand are low!

2 Sep 2015 Author Marlene Gray

As the latest figures from the Sutherland Tables, an independent provider of comparative home heating costs for the most common fuels in the UK showed that the price of oil had fallen for the fourth quarter in a row, Fuel Oil News have stated that the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers is urging customers to buy now. “Oil prices have tumbled once more, making oil heating the cheapest ...

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Fantastic news for consumers as home heating oil prices at a 5 year low!

5 Aug 2015 Author Marlene Gray

Latest figures from the Sutherland Tables, an independent provider of comparative home heating costs for the most common fuels in the British Isles show that home heating oil is at a 5 year low. The annual cost to heat a 3 bedroom house (both space and water) with an oil fired condensing boiler is just £898, and £1279 for a 4 bedroom house. In comparison, a gas fired condensing b...

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The cost of home heating oil is 13% lower than gas.

15 Jun 2015 Author Marlene Gray

Latest industry figures show that heating oil prices are now 13% cheaper than mains gas to heat the average home. According to the latest figures released by the Sutherland Tables, an independent provider of comparative home heating costs for the most common fuels in the British Isles, oil is now by far the cheapest of all the major heating fuels, costing just £930 a year to heat an avera...

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