New England Fuel Institute
The New England Fuel Institute (or NEFI) is a regional business and trade association headquartered in Watertown, Massachusetts that represents the home heating fuels industry in greater New England. Established in 1950, NEFI represents approximately 1,500 dealers and marketers of heating fuels (such as propane, heating oil and kerosene) and biofuels for home heating applications (such as bioheat). According to the association's statements, a majority of its member companies are classified as small business under the Small Business Administration's size standards. NEFI membership also includes transporters and wholesalers, equipment and additive manufacturers, service technitions and other related services companies.
Campaign Finance$22,150 Given
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State vs. Federalin dollars
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Lobbying on Behalf of New England Fuel Institute
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount New England Fuel Institute $557,002
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Fuel, Gas & Oil,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Environment & Superfund,
- Aviation, Airlines & Airports,
- Computers & Information Tech,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.2003 Taxing Speculators out of the Oil Market Act H.R.3665 Wall Street Accountability through Sustainable Funding Act H.R.1756 National Oilheat Research Alliance Reauthorization Act of 2011 S.949 National Oilheat Reauthorization Act of 2011 H.R.3589 National Oilheat Research Alliance Reauthorization Act of 2009 S.1598 Anti-Excessive Speculation Act of 2011 S.1672 National Oilheat Research Alliance Reauthorization Act of 2009 S.1643 Cleaner, Secure, and Affordable Thermal Energy Act H.R.977 Derivatives Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2009 H.R.2328 End Excessive Oil Speculation Now Act of 2011
RegulationsMentioned in 69 dockets; Submitted to 9 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
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Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "New England Fuel Institute" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 1 FMCSA Hours of Service of Drivers 2004
- Toggle 1 FMCSA Electronic On-Board Recorders Broader Including Hours of Service of Drivers; Supporting Documents 2010
- Toggle 1 SBA Small Business Size Standards; Fuel Oil Dealers 2007
- Toggle 1 FMCSA Drivers of CMVs: Restricting the Use of Cellular Phones 2010
- Toggle 1 PHMSA Hazardous Materials; Registration and Fee Assessment 2009
- Toggle 1 PHMSA U.S. DOT/RSPA - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking 2002
- Toggle 1 DOS Notice of 30 Day Public Comment Period Regarding the National Interest Determination for TransCanada Keystone Pipeline, L.P.’s Presidential Permit Application 2014
- Toggle 1 PHMSA Improvements to Harzardous Materials Identification Systems 1992
- Toggle 1 FMCSA Driver-Vehicle Inspection Report 2012
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 5 EPA NonRoad Diesel Tier 4 and NonRoad Diesel Tier 3 Technology Review. 2003
- Toggle 5 EPA Effluent Guidelines Program Plan for 2004/2005. 2003
- Toggle 4 EPA Widespread Use of Onboard Refueling Vapor Recovery (ORVR) and Stage II Waiver 2010
- Toggle 4 EPA Regulations of Fuels and Fuel Additives: Fuel Quality Regulations for Highway Diesel Fuel Sold in 1993 and Later Calendar Years 2004
- Toggle 4 PHMSA Hazardous Materials; Miscellaneous Amendments 2009
- Toggle 3 EPA Oil Pollution Prevention; Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure Rule Requirements - Amendments 2007
- Toggle 3 PHMSA Required Use Of Emergency Response Guidebooks and Material Safety Data Sheets 1984
- Toggle 3 EPA Regulation of Fuels and Fuel Additives: Renewable Fuel Program 2005
- Toggle 2 FMCSA Drivers of CMVs: Restricting the Use of Cellular Phones 2010
- Toggle 2 EPA Exempt Tanks 2005