Bioheat® is a 2 to 5% blend of biodiesel in petroleum heating oil. Biodiesel itself is a clean burning fuel produced from domestic renewable resources like plant oils, animal fats and used cooking oil. It is a refined oil produced under strict, controlled specifications. Biodiesel can be freely blended with conventional petroleum heating oil and is fully soluble. All oil burners sold in the U.S. are UL listed for use with Bioheat®. Webber currently has limited delivery areas for Bioheat®. Please check your local office for availability.
- No retrofit or equipment modifications necessary
- Enhances and extends equipment life
- Reduces periodic maintenance intervals
- No change in service protocols
Biodiesel is low in sulfur and does not contribute to deposits in appliances. The University of Maine, Orono, has research projects underway to develop bio products utilizing Maine’s wood industry. Biofuels are gaining increased public and scientific attention, driven by factors such as oil price spikes, the need for increased energy security, and concern over greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuels.