Tevis Energy News & Articles

Winter

Will my heating oil last me through the winter?

March 1, 2016

How Long Will My Heating Oil Last? Several factors come into play in calculating how much heating oil you will use and how long your heating oil will last, including: outside temperatures, the size of…

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Savings

Heating oil is cheap! Will it last?

February 3, 2016

Fun fact – crude oil is now cheaper than the cost of the steel barrel used to store it. The cost of Maryland home heating oil and gasoline is low. The reason oil is cheap…

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Snow

That was a humdinger!

February 3, 2016

While El Nino whips up record setting storms for the California and the Gulf Coast, Maryland faces a different kind of hazard this winter — heavy snow – with what meteorologist Dan Hoffman calls some humdinger–type…

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Savings Jar

Does a service plan for your oil furnace or heating system make sense?

January 19, 2016

Heating Oil continues to be a great way to heat your home in Maryland, especially when heating oil prices are as low as they are. And what a RELEIF low heating oil prices are, especially…

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Myth vs Fact

Home Heating Oil: Myth vs. Fact

January 5, 2016

Home heating oil is surrounded by myths. Today we’ll tackle the widely-held misconception that heating oil is dirty and ugly. Heating Oil Fact The fact is, heating Oil looks nothing like the thick oil crude…

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Snow Shovel

Is your heating oil budget ready for some humdinger snow storms?

October 27, 2015

According to the weekend Baltimore Sun headline – Experts foresee a harsh winter. While El Nino whips up record setting storms for the California and the Gulf Coast, Maryland faces a different kind of hazard…

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Planting

Energy Conservation Tips Part III

August 18, 2015

Conservation Tip: Plant some trees and save on your heating and cooling costs.Contents1 Conservation Tip: Plant some trees and save on your heating and cooling costs.1.0.1 What is the right tree in the right place?1.0.2…

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Insulation

Energy Conservation Tips Part II

August 4, 2015

What else can be done to save on next winter’s home heating oil bills? This is the second in a 4-part energy conservation series of things you can do around your home to cut your…

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Family Laptop

Energy Conservation Tips Part I

July 7, 2015

Is there anything I can do this summer to save on next winter’s heating oil bills? This is the first of a 4-part series of things you can do this summer to cut your energy…

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