Who we are

The European Heating Oil Association (Eurofuel) represents the national organisations that promote the use of heating oil for domestic heating in 10 European countries, including over 10,000 companies. Eurofuel is engaged in the promotion of existing and innovative techniques for heating oil and equipment, in the domestic market. In this way, our members are committed to ensuring the competitiveness and efficiency of heating with oil, while also reducing its environmental footprint.

The objectives of Eurofuel are to:

  • Share information and best practices in the field of communication.
  • Represent the interests of the heating oil sector in the European Institutions, as well as in other international organisations and fora.
  • Promote and develop new techniques for heating oil, such as fuel cell technology, heat pumps and the use of heating oil in new equipment.
  • Provide best-practice information on hybrid heating & hot water systems combining oil & renewable solar thermal technologies.
  • Promote and share information within Europe on R&D laboratory tests & customer field trials using liquid biofuel blends for heating purposes.
  • Sustain and improve heating systems with oil as a competitive energy source, including information exchange with partners in the USA.
  • Promote the proper installation and maintenance of oil heating equipment, including the training of competent technicians.