Consumers | OFTEC liquid fuel and renewable heating technologies

Welcome to the OFTEC consumer pages

If your home is not on the gas grid, you will be one of around 20% of UK homes and 65% of Irish homes that have the option to choose an alternative central heating or cooking technology to mains gas. This could be a electric heating, LPG, solid fuel or the most popular off-grid option, oil heating.

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Consumer news

Government opens door for oil heated homes switching to a renewable liquid fuel after amending its landmark Energy Bill

Monday, September 18, 2023 by OFTEC

The government has committed to exploring how the 1.7 million oil heated homes in the UK could switch to a renewable liquid fuel after passing an amendment to its Energy Bill.

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Student rents surge across Ireland but safety not price should be key factor in accommodation decision-making

Wednesday, September 13, 2023 by OFTEC Ireland

Rents being paid for student accommodation across Ireland have increased to €469 per month according to the Eurostudent report, published by the Higher Education Authority.

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