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Thu Nov 21, 2013 09:16 AM CST

Bio-based Heating Oil Bill Moves to Full Assembly in NJ

OAKHURST, N.J. (DTN) -- A bill promoting the use of bio-based heating oil in New Jersey awaits consideration by the full Assembly after being released Monday, Nov. 18, by the Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Committee.

Sponsored by Assembly Democrats Celeste Riley, John McKeon and Thomas Giblin, The Bio-based Heating Oil Act, A-3161, would require all heating oil sold for residential, commercial or industrial heating uses within the state meet increasing compliance standards by July 1, 2014.

The bill would require the fuel meet the following compliance schedule unless compliance has ...

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