Who Uses Fuel Oil?
Heating Oil (also known as home fuel oil or No 2 fuel oil ) is liquefied petroleum product used for fueling building furnaces and boilers.
Of the 107 million households in the United States, approximately 8.1 million use heating oil as their main heating fuel. Residential space heating is the primary use for heating oil, making the demand highly seasonal. Most of the heating oil use occurs during October through March. The area of the country most reliant on heating oil is the Northeast.
Source: Energy Information Administration
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