fuel oil


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fuel oil

[′fyül ‚oil]
(materials)
A liquid product burned to generate heat, exclusive of oils with a flash point below 100°F (38°C); includes heating oils, stove oils, furnace oils, bunker fuel oils.
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Mr Howell argued that OSS was keen to maintain the status quo because it had a competitive advantage as clean fuel oil was more efficient than their competitor's products.
plans to cut production of fuel oil in August by 10% from a year earlier, the officials said.
One of the main factors is rising demand in China, which does not restrict fuel oil imports.
The use of energy-saving oil and renewable energy, the transit of clean natural gas from the west to east, the production of LNG project and the appearance of much more possible replacements in the future may quite probably decrease the consumption and imports of fuel oil.
The company expressed fear Monday that it might not be able to unload fuel oil and gas oil if the weather conditions were bad.
Sales of fuel oil through direct sales agreements between the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and buyers were pegged at 7.
Barclays Capital said in a note that Saudi plans to slash crude use for power generation may turn it into a net importer of fuel oil this summer.
The Argus high-sulphur fuel oil volume-weighted average is proving to be one of the most robust indexes in the oil market.
Romita has assumed new responsibilities for managing all companywide advertising and promotional efforts while continuing to supervise Castle's growing residential fuel oil, equipment sales and service a division.
Total quantity or scope: The contract is for the supply of light fuel oil L-1 - hereinafter referred to as "fuel oil", for heating purposes, in accordance with the needs of the customer and its successive delivery to the recipients tanks indicated in the Annex.
BEIRUT: The president and prime minister authorized the Finance Ministry to release the funds for the fuel oil shipment to avoid an electricity blackout, a source at the ministry said Thursday.
Fuel oil is used in Iran chiefly for electricity generation and to power ships.