November 5, 2012, New York, NY — The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has waived the newly enforced requirement to blend heating oil with 2pc biodiesel.
November 5, 2012 By Argus Media
The mandate that began on 1 October has been temporarily waived through 2 December following Hurricane Sandy's obstruction of fuel supply routes.
“After consulting with heating oil industry representatives DEP has determined that there is a shortage of readily available heating oil containing two percent biodiesel in New York City,” the agency said in a statement.
The waiver permits that heating oil grades No. 2, 4 and 6 contain less than 2pc biodiesel by volume.
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