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2013-01-08 05:03:03

State Grant Stimulates Installations of Wood Pellet Central Heating Systems Greenfield, MA (PRWEB) January 07, 2013 Franklin and Hampshire counties in Massachusetts are gaining recognition as a national hotspot for wood pellet central heating, an environmentally friendly, lower cost option to traditional oil or propane heating systems. A $3.2 million grant issued as part of the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resource´s High Performance Building Grant program helped the alternative...

2011-08-31 16:15:00

Irving Energy is hosting a heating oil and propane price protection forum on their website asking consumers their opinions on heating oil and propane fixed pricing contracts for the upcoming heating season. Portsmouth, New Hampshire (PRWEB) August 31, 2011 Irving Energy, a leading heating oil, propane and diesel fuel provider to homes and businesses in Northern New England and Atlantic Canada, is hosting a forum on customer opinions about price protection on their website. Over 500...

2011-08-18 00:00:41

Irving Energy's "Who Doesn't Like Free?" contest will award one lucky winner with heating oil or propane for a year and eight tanks of heating oil or propane to eight other lucky winners. Portsmouth, NH (PRWEB) August 17, 2011 Irving Energy, a leading heating oil, propane and diesel fuel provider to homes and businesses in Northern New England and Atlantic Canada, is launching an eight week contest that will award one homeowner with a grand prize of free heating oil or propane for a year....


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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