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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:25:44 +0100With many oil tank installers reporting a tough and highly competitive market environment, it’s worth taking a closer look at the issue of where and when bunded tanks need to be installed and where they don’t, says Carbery Oil Tanks’ Mike Brennan. Whilst bunded tanks can help achieve regulatory compliance at some installations, at others they can represent an unnecessary expense, which hinders technician competitiveness.
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 14:15:41 +0100One of the most frequent questions we’re asked by heating oil users at Tank Depot UK, is ‘Must I fit a bunded heating oil tank?’ Unfortunately, the answer is neither simple nor straightforward. Instead a risk assessment must first be completed, to ascertain whether a more expensive bunded heating oil tank is required, or whether a less expensive single skin tank will suffice.
Sat, 16 Nov 2013 23:01:07 +0100With winter beginning to make its presence felt, there's no better time for heating oil users to get winter ready and check their oil tanks, according to TankDepot.co.uk supplier, Carbery Plastics Limited.
Sat, 16 Nov 2013 22:35:33 +0100Heating oil engineers will shortly be able to benefit from a new service offered by the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS), allowing them to report unsafe heating oil tank installations online. The new service which will debut shortly, has been warmly welcomed by TankDepot.co.uk.
Wed, 02 Oct 2013 11:44:16 +0100When Dunraven Systems launched the Apollo Smart in 2011, it was the world's only heating oil energy monitor. Two years later and Apollo Smart has revolutionised how heating oil users manage and interact with their heating system. But recognising you don't stay ahead by standing still, the next generation Apollo Smart has now arrived and incorporates an anti-theft alarm as standard.
Wed, 04 Sep 2013 16:51:55 +0100July saw the European Union's Construction Product Regulation (EU-CPR) come into full effect. However, according to specialist heating oil tank supplier TankDepot.co.uk, non-compliant plastic heating oil tanks continue to remain available.
Sat, 31 Aug 2013 22:12:11 +0100Heating oil tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk has sought to reassure customers who purchased i-Track heating oil energy monitors from the company, that it will continue to honour all customer warranties after the Belfast based company went into liquidation.
Sat, 10 Aug 2013 21:06:51 +0100The latest independent analysis of domestic space and water heating costs has shown that the gap between oil and gas continues to narrow. According to independent energy experts Sutherland Tables, the cost of gas fired heating and hot water for a typical 3 bedroom home has risen by 7%, whilst the price of heating oil has experienced an increase of just 2%.
Wed, 31 Jul 2013 19:35:11 +0100UK heating oil tank specialist Harlequin, has reintroduced its range of single skin heating oil tanks in response to customer demand. The range had originally been dropped in 2010, but has been reintroduced as a result of customer demand. The newly reintroduced range comprises a choice of 7 models, ranging in capacity from 1,100 litres to 2,500 litres and including a choice of slimline, horizontal, vertical and low profile models.
Sat, 15 Jun 2013 16:35:17 +0100Online fuel oil tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk has launched two new ultra-slim additions to Kingspan Titan’s market-leading range of FuelMaster diesel storage tanks. The new 4,000 and 1,225 litres capacity slimline FuelMaster tanks offer neat, compact on-site fuel storage – making them ideal for smallholders, farmers and commercial fuel users alike. Each model benefits from a narrow footprint and their innovative, sleek design ensures they are less conspicuous than conventional horizontal and vertical fuel storage tanks, allowing them to be hidden away to improve fuel security.
Sat, 09 Mar 2013 19:46:36 +0100Carbery Plastics Limited, the leading oil storage tank manufacturer and TankDepot.co.uk supplier - is warning commercial, industrial and institutional fuel users, together with larger domestic oil users across Northern Ireland to ensure their oil tanks are compliant with the next round of oil storage tank regulations, which come into effect on 20 March 2013.
Sat, 09 Mar 2013 10:42:01 +0100TankDepot.co.uk supplier Carbery Plastics Limited, has been recognised at an awards ceremony hosted by the local town council. The company was nominated for a 'Spirit of Clonakilty' Award by local councillor Cionnaith Ó Súilleabháin. The award recognises Carbery's contribution to the local economy, continued commitment to innovation and sales success in the United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland and mainland Europe.
Sun, 24 Feb 2013 09:55:10 +0100Fuel Oil News magazine’s inaugural Northern Ireland Distributor Debate is set to held at the Templeton Hotel, Templepatrick, Co. Antrim on the afternoon of Thursday 7th March.
Sun, 17 Feb 2013 21:25:43 +0100The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS) is warning heating oil users of the risk of fuel theft and advising them to increase oil tank protection. The warning comes amid reports of a significant increase in heating oil thefts across the country.
Sat, 02 Feb 2013 17:56:39 +0100TankDepot.co.uk, the online storage tank specialist, is now offering UK customers the full range of Carbery Heating Oil, Diesel and Waste Oil Storage Tanks. Manufactured at Carbery Plastics Limited’s world class manufacturing centre in Clonakilty, Ireland, every Carbery tank uniquely benefits from over 35 years experience in the design, development and manufacture of rotationally moulded products.
Tue, 29 Jan 2013 00:43:20 +0100Ice and snow have brought severe disruption to many areas of the UK. And invariably, the worst of the weather has hit rural areas, where many families depend on heating oil for winter warmth. Carbery Plastics' Mark O'Connell provides some useful advice for heating oil users on how they can help to ensure their storage tanks remain in great condition all the year round.
Sat, 26 Jan 2013 21:31:24 +0100Heating oil tank supplier TankDepot.co.uk, has unveiled a new range of Atlas brand single skin and bunded heating oil tanks. The new Atlas range provides heating oil users with a new range of regulatory compliant, product options.
Thu, 17 Jan 2013 14:12:45 +0100LABC (Local Authority Building Control) in England and Wales, and OFTEC (Oil Firing Technical Association) have signed a MoU that will assist both parties in developing solutions to the installation and Building Regulation compliance of existing and innovative oil fired products for both new and refurbishment work.
Wed, 16 Jan 2013 11:04:52 +0100TrustMark, a quality mark website for tradesmen, recorded its highest number of ‘tradesmen viewings’ on its website, with 3.9 million homeowners searching for local tradesmen in 2012 to carry out work on their home or garden.
Wed, 16 Jan 2013 10:30:28 +0100TankDepot.co.uk has upgraded its range of Harlequin Bunded Heating Oil Tanks, with the introduction of the market leading Apollo Ultrasonic oil tank level monitor as standard, across Harlequin's iTank Evo range.
Tue, 08 Jan 2013 22:50:12 +0100Homeowners are being warned to be vigilant after a rise in fuel prices has meant that heating oil may be an attractive target for theft. Many consumers keep their storage tanks topped up during the autumn and winter so the risk of theft is increased. Several recent incidents have seen thieves target quiet, rural communities, siphoning fuel from oil storage tanks outside people's homes, leaving them with little or no fuel. Most victims have been completely unaware that anything was wrong until their heating stopped working because they had run out of oil.
Sun, 04 Nov 2012 16:52:17 +0100We all benefited from an extra hour staying warm in bed last weekend, but now as temperatures fall, staying warm may be harder for some than others. Energy users across the UK and Republic of Ireland are getting prepared for the winter months ahead and oil users, more than any energy user, know the importance of staying topped up in order to stay warm. However, the cost of keeping your tank topped up doesn't have to be as high as you might think.
Wed, 24 Oct 2012 10:46:50 +0100Dunraven Systems Limited, suppliers to TankDepot.co.uk of Apollo tank telemetry equipment, has won the prestigious 'Dundalk's Best High Growth SME' Award at the annual Louth County Business Awards held in the town's Fairways Hotel. This event was organised by the Dundalk Chamber of Commerce.
Wed, 24 Oct 2012 10:31:12 +0100Over 170 guests from the oil heating industry celebrated the OFTEC Awards for Excellence at the Central Convention Centre in Manchester. There were eight categories of awards ranging from installer of the year to innovative product of the year.
Wed, 24 Oct 2012 10:24:50 +0100Dunraven Systems Limited, suppliers of storage tank telemetry solutions, has announced all-new GPRS and Broadband versions of its industry leading RMS remote tank monitoring system. The announcement was made on the first day of the Oil & Renewable Energy Show in Manchester.
Sun, 21 Oct 2012 07:52:21 +0100Dunraven Systems, suppliers of Apollo Ultrasonic fuel tank level monitors has unveiled a new range of anti-theft alarms developed especially to combat the growing menace of fuel theft from domestic and commercial oil storage tanks. The new range made its debut at the Oil & Renewable Energy Show in Manchester, offering oil users a choice of 4 different anti-theft technologies.
Fri, 05 Oct 2012 21:43:05 +0100Age Scotland is urging older residents in rural areas to check the condition of domestic oil storage tanks and act quickly in order to prevent potential disasters. There are 18,500 domestic oil tanks currently in use across Scotland, most being used for home heating or cooking facilities. Over time, tanks can split or spring leaks if proper care is not taken. Tank owners need to be alert about their general oil tank maintenance, as the result of a tank failure can be disastrous.
Wed, 19 Sep 2012 19:24:34 +0100Storage tank telemetry specialist Dunraven Systems Limited, has been shortlisted for 2 awards at OFTEC's forthcoming Awards for Excellence. Organised by The Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC) and open to OFTEC members across Great Britain and Ireland, the annual awards recognise excellence and innovation in the oil heating industry.
Wed, 19 Sep 2012 18:51:55 +0100TankDepot.co.uk supplier Harlequin, has been announced as a finalist in this year's OFTEC Awards for Excellence, in the 'Most Innovative Product' category for it's hugely successful 'iTank' product.
Sat, 01 Sep 2012 07:43:19 +0100Online storage tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk, is now able to accept payments from customers using PayPal in addition to American Express, Maestro, MasterCard, Visa Debit and Visa Credit.
Mon, 20 Aug 2012 22:26:18 +0100Online storage tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk has launched a new range of Harlequin Fuel Station bunded fuel tanks, incorporating the very latest ‘Cobalt Connect’ fuel management technology.
Sat, 14 Jul 2012 08:09:02 +0100A number of leading heating oil equipment manufacturers have written to the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change urging him to include bio-liquids in the government's Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI). In the letter to the Rt. Hon. Ed Davey, MP, the Chairman of OFTEC and Managing Director of Riello Burners Barry Gregory said the practical consequence of not granting bio-liquids RHI eligibility would be to encourage existing oil households to "do nothing" to make carbon savings.
Wed, 27 Jun 2012 18:57:02 +0100The latest independent energy cost comparisons, show how the price of oil has become more competitive over the last four years, claims The Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC).
Tue, 22 May 2012 23:48:21 +0100Online tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk, has launched an all-new range of Droughtpack Rainwater Harvesting Tanks. Manufactured in the UK by Kingspan Water, Droughtpacks offer homeowners and householders an affordable and sustainable way of beating UK hosepipe bans.
Sun, 22 Apr 2012 14:57:28 +0100TankDepot.co.uk supplier, Dunraven Systems Limited has previewed significant new additions to the company's range of Apollo storage tank monitoring and telemetry equipment at FPS EXPO - Europe's largest exhibition for the downstream oil industry.
Wed, 04 Apr 2012 18:57:59 +0100The oil heating industry has responded to last week's announcement of a delay to the introduction of the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) for consumers in Great Britain and the extension of the Renewable Heat Premium Payment scheme (RHPP) for domestic consumers.
Thu, 29 Mar 2012 21:31:45 +0100With the prospect of industrial action by the majority of the UK’s fuel delivery drivers making the news headlines, online storage tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk is advising large diesel users to be careful they don’t fall foul of oil storage regulations when stocking up on diesel.
Sun, 18 Mar 2012 17:34:28 +0100Trade Association The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS) which represents over 80% of oil distribution companies in Great Britain is warning consumers to be cautious when ordering their heating oil online as they have been receiving more reports recently of consumers who have been ripped off.
Thu, 15 Mar 2012 23:39:57 +0100Water companies across southern and eastern parts of England are set to introduce hosepipe bans shortly, as unseasonably dry weather continues. Southern Water, South East Water, Thames Water, Anglian Water, Sutton and East Surrey, Veolia Central and Veolia South East have announced they will be enforcing restrictions on the use of water from 5 April 2012.
Fri, 09 Mar 2012 22:09:44 +0100TankDepot.co.uk has teamed up with Dunraven Systems Limited, manufacturers of Apollo tank monitoring systems, to make sure that this month, one lucky TankDepot.co.uk customer will win an Amazon Kindle e-Reader!
Fri, 17 Feb 2012 17:55:44 +0100Fuel oil tank specialist and TankDepot.co.uk supplier, Titan Environmental, has unveiled an all-new website, which the company claims provides a wealth of information online to both trade and end-users.
Fri, 17 Feb 2012 11:03:31 +0100With the arrival of Harlequin’s new, iTank range, gone are the days when your oil tank simply stored oil. The revolutionary new and intelligent monitoring technology incorporated into Harlequin’s latest ‘iTank’ range means that as well as storing oil, your oil tank can now tell you how much fuel you’re using, when you’re using it, how much it’s costing you and when you’re likely to run out.
Sat, 11 Feb 2012 11:51:41 +0100TankDepot.co.uk has unveiled the latest additions to the company’s range of recently launched range of Harlequin HQi Bunded Tanks, with new 350, 650, 1200 and 3500 litres capacity models joining the British made range of Heating Oil Tanks.
Wed, 08 Feb 2012 19:27:35 +0100The Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC) has cautiously welcomed the appointment of Ed Davey as Energy Secretary, and his pledge to address the problem of high power bills which have soared over the last five years. He is set to announce plans which will allow homeowners to group together to buy cheap gas and electricity at reduced rates.
Sat, 28 Jan 2012 11:45:20 +0100With an arctic blast scheduled to reach the UK shortly, online oil tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk, has announced special 'Winter Warmer' price reductions across Titan's range of EcoSafe Bunded Heating Oil Tanks.
Sat, 21 Jan 2012 19:29:50 +0100Dunraven Systems has announced the introduction of free, software updates for owners of the company's Apollo Smart Heating Oil Energy Monitor.The software updates ensure that Apollo Smart users can always be running the very latest firmware, irrespective of when they purchased their device.
Sat, 14 Jan 2012 19:59:25 +0100With more and more customers appreciating the benefits of the ever-popular Apollo Ultrasonic electronic oil tank contents gauge, TankDepot.co.uk has announced a further reduction in price to just £46.00+VAT (£55.20 inc.VAT), due to strong customer demand.
Sat, 07 Jan 2012 21:36:52 +0100Dunraven Systems Limited - manufacturers of Apollo Smart Heating Oil Energy Monitors – has confirmed the extension of its Winter promotion, which sees the recommended retail price reduced to just £84.95 including UK VAT. The decision to extend the promotion for January 2012, is a result of strong customer demand for the Apollo Smart on TankDepot.co.uk, since its launch last year.
Sat, 07 Jan 2012 21:23:59 +0100Best known for its range of heating oil tanks, online fuel oil tank specialist, TankDepot.co.uk has launched a new range of ‘Transfuel’ integrally bunded, mobile diesel storage and dispensing tanks to its product range.
Tue, 13 Dec 2011 21:53:00 +0100Despite only being available for a little over 2 months, Apollo Smart is already revolutionising how householders nationwide monitor their heating oil tanks and measure their fuel usage. But now and for a limited time only, TankDepot.co.uk is making a fantastic product even better, by offering the Apollo Smart for just £84.95 including VAT and UK delivery!
Mon, 12 Dec 2011 14:32:37 +0100With Christmas less than a fortnight away, just what do you get the person whose got everything this Christmas? Well, if they're a heating oil user, you may wish to consider getting them the world's first heating oil energy monitor... Apollo Smart!
Sun, 11 Dec 2011 19:38:35 +0100Online storage container TankDepot.co.uk has added a new range of Harlequin branded Garage and Garden Tidy Bins. Manufactured in the United Kingdom by Clarehill Plastics Limited, the all-new range is ideal for the storage of hobby equipment, tools, garden accessories and garden waste.
Sun, 11 Dec 2011 14:12:17 +0100TankDepot.co.uk has been notified by two of its major oil tank suppliers of a significant increase in the price of plastic tanks. The increase will take effect after the close of trade on Friday 16 December 2011 and customers are urged to order now to beat the price increase.
Sat, 03 Dec 2011 18:44:08 +0100Some of the best known names in the oil heating and renewable energy sector have chosen to become sponsors of the UK's premier showcase for the latest and future energy solutions - the Oil & Renewable Energy Show 2012, at Manchester Central in October.
Sat, 03 Dec 2011 18:39:12 +0100FPS EXPO the oil distribution industry's annual exhibition organised by FPS (The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers) is gearing up apace, with more companies, more technology and more space taken by exhibitors. There are now only 6 months to go before the doors open to the UK's premier oil distribution industry EXPO, to be staged at the Harrogate International Centre from 18 & 19 April 2012.
Sat, 03 Dec 2011 17:49:55 +0100Northern Ireland's Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland has announced an innovative 'pay as you go' option for oil heating for vulnerable households which has been developed in partnership with TankDepot.co.uk Kingspan Environmental.
Sun, 20 Nov 2011 09:20:35 +0100Environment Agency Wales is urging people who use oil to heat their homes to check their tanks and pipes for leaks as the winter months approach. Tanks, pipes and joints, particularly on older systems, are especially vulnerable to damage during the winter months, where freezing temperatures can cause burst pipes and leaks.
Thu, 10 Nov 2011 15:51:15 +0100Clarehill Plastics Limited, the Moira, Co. Armagh based manufacturer of Harlequin oil storage tanks, recently celebrated the company's thirtieth birthday.
Fri, 04 Nov 2011 21:28:26 +0100Dunraven Systems Limited manufacturers of the Apollo range of electronic oil tank contents gauges and heating oil energy monitors, has reported strong demand for its new, Apollo Smart heating oil energy monitor which is now available online at TankDepot.co.uk
Sat, 29 Oct 2011 21:54:00 +0100TankDepot.co.uk can now offer the new revolutionary Apollo Smart Heating Oil Energy Monitor as a related option with the ever-popular range of Harlequin Basic Bunded Tanks. Available in a choice of capacities from 1,000 litres to 2,500 litres, Harlequin’s Basic range of Bunded Oil Tanks has been engineered to ensure compliance with the most demanding technical, environmental and regulatory requirements.
Sat, 29 Oct 2011 09:35:30 +0100Apollo Smart, the revolutionary Heating Oil Energy Monitor from Dunraven Systems Limited, is now available order online from TankDepot.co.uk. Previewed at this year’s FPS EXPO Exhibition in Harrogate and officially launched at the recent Plumbing & Heating Trade Show in Belfast, Apollo Smart is the world’s first heating oil energy monitor.
Mon, 24 Oct 2011 21:21:13 +0100Storage tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk, has unveiled a new range of ‘Cemo’ branded, portable adblue storage and dispensing tanks. Adblue is a selective catalytic reduction (SCR) fluid, which reduces emissions of oxides of nitrogen from diesel engines. Most large commercial vehicles today are fitted with powertrain systems which incorporate SCR technology, including vehicles produced by BMC, Iveco, Mercedes-Benz, Paccar (DAF), Renault and Volvo.
Mon, 24 Oct 2011 18:22:53 +0100Online storage tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk, has launched a new range of Titan branded Bunded Waste Oil Tanks, designed especially for the safe, secure and environmentally responsible containment of waste oil and lubricants.
Thu, 20 Oct 2011 09:52:45 +0100OFTEC and the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers have responded to predictions contained within a Daily Mail article, that oil prices could break the £1 per litre barrier over the coming months.
Sun, 16 Oct 2011 16:32:26 +0100Hundreds of plumbers, oil heating technicians, storage tank installers and industry experts descended on Belfast's Ramada Hotel recently, for the 2011 Northern Ireland Plumbing & Heating Trade Show. Northern Ireland has the highest prevalence of oil heating not just in the UK, but in northern Europe too. With over 65% of homes in the province dependent upon heating oil, oil equipment manufacturers and trade association OFTEC had a strong presence at the show.
Sat, 15 Oct 2011 15:52:16 +0100Whilst Bunded Tanks now represent the majority of oil tank sales in the UK, there remain a small number of domestic, oil heating installations where it remains perfectly legal to install a Single Skin Oil Tank, as TankDepot.co.uk's Steve Beech explains. At heating oil storage installations where a Bunded OIl Tank is not mandatory, installing a Single Skin Oil Tank can produce considerable savings for installers and consumers alike.
Tue, 11 Oct 2011 22:35:15 +0100OFTEC is now accepting entries for the ninth OFTEC Awards for Excellence, from OFTEC members and Registered Technicians. The winners will be announced at a special black tie event to be held next year at the Manchester Central Convention Complex on Thursday 18th October 2012.
Sat, 08 Oct 2011 21:07:01 +0100TankDepot.co.uk has extended the company’s range of fuel and road salt storage bunkers, as homeowners and householders nationwide prepare for the worst excesses of the British winter over the months ahead.
Thu, 06 Oct 2011 09:29:32 +0100TankDepot.co.uk supplier Dunraven Systems Limited, manufacturers of Apollo ultrasonic oil level monitors, has officially launched the company's revolutionary Apollo Smart Heating Oil Energy Monitor at the Northern Ireland Plumbing & Heating Show.
Mon, 03 Oct 2011 23:18:47 +0100There's just a day to go until doors open at the Belfast's Ramada Hotel in Shaw's Bridge for the 2011 Plumbing & Heating in Northern Ireland Trade Show. Organised by Plumbing & Heating in Northern Ireland Magazine, the Trade Show brings together leading plumbing, oil heating equipment and ventilation suppliers in Northern Ireland under one roof.
Mon, 03 Oct 2011 23:14:32 +0100The Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC) has confirmed details of a series of evening seminars to be held at Approved Training Centres throughout the UK over the coming months.
Fri, 30 Sep 2011 22:40:30 +0100A new report on bioliquids commissioned by the UK Government and written by the UK's National Centre for Biorenewable Energy, Fuels and Materials (NNFCC) suggests biodiesel could play an important role in reducing our reliance on the fossil-based oils ,which currently heat more than a million homes in the UK.
Mon, 26 Sep 2011 22:05:08 +0100Sponsored and supported by Irish Heating Oil Distributor, Topaz, the Republic of Ireland's National Ploughing Championship has grown to become one of the largest outdoor events to be held anywhere in Europe - with over 180,000 people expected to have passed through the gates last week in Athy, Co. Kildare.
Fri, 23 Sep 2011 14:55:12 +0100Dunraven Systems Limited, manufacturers of Apollo ultrasonic oil level monitors, is officially launching the company's pioneering Apollo Smart Heating Oil Energy Monitor at the Northern Ireland Plumbing & Heating Show.
Thu, 22 Sep 2011 14:54:22 +0100Dunraven Systems Limited, suppliers of the Apollo range of electronic oil tank contents gauges have confirmed they will be sponsoring and supporting the forthcoming Northern Ireland Plumbing & Heating Trade Show, at Belfast's Ramada Hotel.
Mon, 12 Sep 2011 22:29:40 +0100Oil distribution industry trade association, the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS) is urging homeowners and businesses that use oil for heating to get themselves prepared for the winter and not be caught out by the bad weather that was experienced by many last year.
Mon, 12 Sep 2011 22:20:27 +0100There's less than a week to go until the first phase of The Control of Pollution (Oil Storage) Northern Ireland (Regulations) 2010 come into effect. But according to new research commissioned by TankDepot.co.uk, two thirds of businesses in the province are unaware of their existence.
Tue, 06 Sep 2011 22:03:08 +0100While heating oil prices have eased over recent weeks, the impact of historically high energy prices on global markets continues to impact on other fuels, with coal the latest casualty as markets strengthen.
Thu, 01 Sep 2011 13:51:33 +0100Online fuel oil tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk has today reintroduced Single Skin Oil Tanks to the Derby based company’s range of heating oil storage solutions.
Mon, 29 Aug 2011 22:24:58 +0100Despite an ever-increasing emphasis being placed upon the conservation of natural resources, many Britons still struggle to minimise waste in their daily lives. But resource conservation doesn’t need to be difficult or expensive… one of the easiest ways to make a practical difference, is to invest in a rainwater harvesting system.
Mon, 29 Aug 2011 15:49:29 +0100OFTEC has joined forces with the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS) and ICOM Energy Association, to urge Climate Change Minister Greg Barker MP, to incentivise UK heating oil consumers to make the switch to bio heating oil.
Sun, 28 Aug 2011 23:05:05 +0100Although summer may be drawing to a close, online fuel oil tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk, continues to demonstrate the company’s commitment to ‘Titan’ up on fuel tank prices… all summer long! The pioneering online reseller has just announced further reductions on the company’s range of Titan DieselStore bunded fuel dispensing tanks, with £50 off all DS1300 and DS2500 models.
Fri, 12 Aug 2011 00:14:34 +0100Last month, online oil tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk announced it was to supply a free oil tank alarm with all Harlequin Basic Bunded Oil Tanks. However, such has been the success of the offer, the company has taken the decision to extend the promotion to selected Harlequin Advance Bunded Tanks too!
Sun, 31 Jul 2011 20:50:58 +0100The Oil Fired Technical Association (OFTEC) is launching a new, high profile, communications campaign to persuade HM Government of the merits of including Bioliquid Fuels within the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) after October 2012.
Sun, 31 Jul 2011 16:54:29 +0100Online storage tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk, continues to demonstrate its commitment to value this Summer, with the announcement of significant price reductions across Titans range of low voltage, Fuelmaster Bunded Diesel Tanks. And with savings of up to £1,410 now available on selected, low voltage Fuelmaster models Titan's market-leading range of fully bunded, Diesel storage tanks, is today better value than ever before.
Sat, 30 Jul 2011 12:20:23 +0100Online oil tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk, has launched a new range of Steel Bunded Heating Oil Tanks, in response to customer demand. The new range is manufactured in the United Kingdom, by third generation tank manufacturer J Seed & Company, Limited of Preston, Lancashire.
Wed, 27 Jul 2011 07:04:38 +0100The dawn of a new era for the British oil heating industry is now more likely, following the decision by OFTEC to finally publish an agreed, provisional specification for Bioheating Oil. A provisional specification was first mooted at last year's Oil & Renewable Heating Show in Coventry, but it has taken more than 8 months for an agreed version to be published by OFTEC.
Sun, 24 Jul 2011 20:04:29 +0100Titans market-leading range of Fuelmaster Bunded Diesel Tanks are accepted as the industry benchmark for diesel fuel storage and dispensing tanks. Fully bunded and fully compliant with the most demanding UK and EU regulations, Titan Fuelmasters have been engineered from the outset to satisfy the requirements for on-site diesel storage and dispensing at agricultural, commercial and industrial premises nationwide.
Mon, 18 Jul 2011 21:44:27 +0100TankDepot.co.uk, Britains online fuel, oil and water tank specialist is continuing to demonstrate its commitment to offering great value products this Summer, with new, lower prices on products across the companys range.
Sat, 09 Jul 2011 14:30:36 +0100There are over 1.5 million heating oil storage tanks throughout the British Isles, which when installed and maintained correctly, can provide many years of dependable, reliable services for homeowners and householders. To help consumers get the most from their tanks, Steve Beech from online fuel tank specialist, TankDepot.co.uk provides a series of useful tips to ensure oil tanks remain in tip top condition all year round.
Fri, 08 Jul 2011 23:25:01 +0100With many traders and analysts predicting the cost of heating our homes is set to rise dramatically over the coming months, the Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC) is advising oil heating consumers to take action now, in an attempt to reduce winter heating bills.
Sat, 02 Jul 2011 23:53:57 +0100Online bunded fuel tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk is celebrating the arrival of Summer with the introduction of a very special offer on all Harlequin Basic Bunded Heating Oil Tanks. From Sunday 3 July 2011, order any Harlequin Basic Bunded Heating Oil Tank and youll receive Yale's New Bunded Oil Tank Alarm completely free!
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 18:55:49 +0100Figures released by independent energy consultant Sutherland Tables, for April 2011 indicate the cost of heating and hot water for an average three bedroom home in Great Britain is now £1,454 per annum using an oil-fired condensing boiler. An equivalent LPG boiler would cost £1,855 pa or a whopping £2257.00 a year for a non-condensing model. By scrapping an existing, inefficient, non-condensing LPG boiler and investing in a modern, high efficiency, condensing oil boiler... thousands of British homeowners and householders could save over £800 a year on fuel purchase costs.
Sun, 19 Jun 2011 09:34:50 +0100Online Rainwater Harvesting and Bunded Fuel Tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk, has added an all-new new range of Harlequin Rain Master Commercial Rainwater Harvesting, Storage and Recycling Tanks. Supplied complete with factory fitted outlet siphon, calmed inlet and 110mm diameter inlet pipe, Harlequin Rain Masters are ideal for installation at new or existing rain water harvesting installations.
Wed, 15 Jun 2011 21:35:19 +0100Online fuel tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk has added 2 important new products to the companys highly successful, range of portable fuel storage and dispensing tanks. Manufactured in Germany by Chemowerk GmbH from premium quality, High Density Polyethylene, the latest additions to TankDepot.co.uks growing range, have been engineered specifically for mobile, on-site diesel storage and dispensing.
Tue, 14 Jun 2011 19:37:29 +0100Online fuel tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk, has added the Apollo Visual Fuel Tank Level Monitor to the companys fast growing range of fuel storage and tank monitoring equipment. The Apollo Visual builds upon the success of the original Apollo Ultrasonic, which is today fitted by more independent fuel tank manufacturers in the British Isles, than any other comparable product.
Sun, 12 Jun 2011 21:23:04 +0100Online storage tank specialist TankDepot.co.uk, has announced two new additions to the companys range of Rainwater Harvesting Tanks. Designed and manufactured in the UK by Harlequin, RainStation and RainStation Plus Tanks have been purpose designed for the collection, storage, recycling and dispensing of rainwater at domestic and smaller, commercial premises.
Tue, 07 Jun 2011 22:58:54 +0100Even before the first product has been dispatched, Apollo Smart, the world's first heating oil energy monitor, has already created something of a stir amongst oil tank manufacturers and oil equipment resellers alike.
Fri, 03 Jun 2011 12:13:32 +0100Titan Tanks have always been great value, but with price reductions across the Titan range of Bunded Oil Tanks and Bunded Fuel Tanks TankDepot.co.uk has just made Britains most popular range of heating oil and diesel storage tanks even better! Its well known that stocking up on heating oil during the Summer months, can be a wise move, often saving £££s on Winter prices. But with TankDepot.co.uks Summer Titan Tanks Promotion, it now makes sense to buy your oil tank during the Summer months too!
Thu, 02 Jun 2011 20:19:45 +0100New research by fuel tank supplier TankDepot.co.uk, reveals that reported instances of heating oil thefts increased by approximately 4% during 2010. The research was commissioned by TankDepot.co.uk and completed by independent heating oil industry consultants, J Switzer Associates.