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.

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Campaign Finance

$2,750 Given

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  • contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
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  • contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
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$240,000 Spent

Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.

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Lobbying on Behalf of New England Fuel Institute

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Firm Hired Amount
    New England Fuel Institute $240,000
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Fed Budget & Appropriations,
    • Finance,
    • Fuel, Gas & Oil,
    • Taxes,
    • Energy & Nuclear Power,
    • Transportation
  • 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
    S.1598 Anti-Excessive Speculation Act of 2011
    H.R.2328 End Excessive Oil Speculation Now Act of 2011
    H.R.2586 Swap Execution Facility Clarification Act
    H.R.3283 Swap Jurisdiction Certainty Act
    S.1000 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2011
    S.1200 End Excessive Oil Speculation Now Act of 2011
View all lobbying data for New England Fuel Institute Sources: Lobbyist Registration Tracker


Mentioned in 17 dockets; Submitted to 1 docket

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The tables show occurrences of "New England Fuel Institute" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.