When it comes to heating your South Shore home, Atlantic-Pratt Energy is not delivering the same type of heating oil your parents and grandparents used.
Our customers get Bioheat® fuel! It is an extraordinary combination of ultra-low sulfur heating oil (ULSHO) and biodiesels. This exceptional blend produces a fuel that burns cleaner and offers a plethora of benefits. It contributes to environmental conservation and enhances the durability of your heating system while remaining cost-effective for your budget.
You get dependable heating oil delivery of Bioheat fuel from Atlantic-Pratt Energy. Our Automatic Delivery service helps you have peace of mind that you’ll always have the fuel you need to keep your home warm and comfy.
Are you new to Bioheat fuel? We’ve put together some common questions and answered them so you get an idea of what this game-changing fuel can do for your home and the South Shore environment we all cherish.
Q. What are biodiesels?
A: Biodiesel is a fuel made from natural and renewable resources, playing a crucial role in Bioheat fuel. Here are some frequently utilized biodiesels in Bioheat fuel:
Q. What is ultra-low-sulfur heating oil?
A. For several years, Massachusetts has required the exclusive use of ULSHO as the designated home heating oil for delivery. ULSHO meets rigorous standards by limiting sulfur content to 15 parts-per-million (ppm) or less. This remarkable change represents a staggering 99% reduction in sulfur levels compared to heating oil from three decades ago. Such a significant improvement ensures that residents have access to cleaner and more environmentally friendly heating options.
By eliminating nearly all sulfur from heating oil, we have achieved a remarkable 70% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions when compared to conventional heating oil. This incredible progress showcases our unwavering dedication to the environment and underscores the profound impact we can have in the fight against climate change.
Q. What are the benefits of Bioheat fuel for my home?
A. Bioheat fuel provides a cleaner and more efficient alternative to traditional No. 2 heating oil. By using Bioheat fuel in your home’s furnace or boiler, you save on heating costs and prevent the accumulation of deposits on heat registers, reducing the wear and tear on your heating system. This leads to fewer breakdowns, lower repair expenses and potentially extends the lifespan of your heating system by several years. With Bioheat fuel, you can enjoy improved performance and longevity for your heating system while prioritizing eco-friendly energy solutions.
Q. What are the environmental benefits of Bioheat fuel?
A. Bioheat fuel provides numerous environmental benefits, with its most notable advantage being the substantial reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. As the utilization of biodiesels increases, the reduction becomes even more significant. In pursuit of the heating oil industry’s goal to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, Bioheat fuel plays a crucial role. Its contribution is vital in creating a sustainable and greener future.
By increasing the use of biodiesels in Bioheat fuel, we can decrease our dependence on oil drilling, both at home and abroad. This not only benefits the environment, but also contributes to a more sustainable energy future.
The materials that create biodiesels for Bioheat fuel are being used instead of being put into landfills.
From Milton to Plympton, you can enjoy the benefits of Bioheat fuel in your home! Become an Atlantic-Pratt Energy customer today.