“This advanced fuel is the best product that we can offer to our heating oil consumers – for greater efficiency, greater performance, and cleaner burning, all contributing to higher levels of consumer satisfaction, better air quality and overall better quality of life. Our advanced fuel will help RI reach and work in concert with the state’s energy goals to reduce harmful greenhouse gas emissions.”
Roberta Fagan, Executive Director, Energy Marketers Association of Rhode Island
Imprudent decarbonization policies are threatening clean energy progress.
After several months of work with Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) officials in Massachusetts, MEMA was able to secure a 25-cent per gallon increase in Margin-Over-Rack payments to retailers delivering to qualified fuel assistance customers.
Following nearly 12 months of work, the Commission on Clean Heat has issued its final report. The Commission was appointed by former Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker. MEMA member Charlie Uglietto, President of Cubby Oil & Energy, served on the Commission.
In response to efforts by state lawmakers to ban fossil fuel installations in cities and towns across the Commonwealth, MEMA President Michael Ferrante and Steve Dodge with Clean Fuels Alliance of America submitted a letter to the Boston Globe.