12 episodes

In The Loop is brought to you by NORA. NORA was authorized by Congress in 2000 to provide funding that enables the liquid fuel heating industry to provide more efficient, more reliable and lower carbon home heating and hot water to American Consumers. This podcast takes a deeper look at research initiatives, equipment considerations, renewable fuels, carbon reduction and technical education propelling us towards a low carbon future. For more information, visit NORAweb.org.

In The Loop with NORA NORA

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In The Loop is brought to you by NORA. NORA was authorized by Congress in 2000 to provide funding that enables the liquid fuel heating industry to provide more efficient, more reliable and lower carbon home heating and hot water to American Consumers. This podcast takes a deeper look at research initiatives, equipment considerations, renewable fuels, carbon reduction and technical education propelling us towards a low carbon future. For more information, visit NORAweb.org.

    Ep. 12 Bridging the Gap Between HVAC Education and Industry Needs

    Ep. 12 Bridging the Gap Between HVAC Education and Industry Needs

    In the Loop chats with Eddie Curran, department chair of HVAC and facilities management at Manchester Community College located in Manchester, New Hampshire. With over a decade of teaching experience, Curran highlights how the needs of our industry is speeding up the transition to the workforce. He also shares his perspectives on how education consumed today is impacting the classroom and how his program tries to facilitate all learning styles.In the Loop takes a deeper look at research ...

    • 20 min
    Ep. 11 Heating the Future With Innovations Driving Carbon Reduction

    Ep. 11 Heating the Future With Innovations Driving Carbon Reduction

    In this episode, hear from three leading manufacturers in the heating oil industry on how their respective companies are transforming the landscape with innovative products designed to enhance equipment efficiency and lifespan, all while contributing to the collective mission of carbon reduction.Kevin Beckett, President and CEO of RW Beckett Corporation, shares how his company has helped in transition to low carbon fuels, benefiting heating fuel dealers, service technicians, and consumers.Ric...

    • 32 min
    Ep. 10 NORA Lab Leaders Discuss Fueling the Future

    Ep. 10 NORA Lab Leaders Discuss Fueling the Future

    In this episode, we sit down with Dr. Tom Butcher, the leading force behind the NORA Research Lab, and research associate Dr. Jenny Frank. Together, they shed light on the groundbreaking research conducted by the NORA team, what is driving forward the development of low-carbon liquid fuels, and why energy research is so critical for the future. Get insights into what makes them excited for the future, latest breakthroughs, and the future trajectory of sustainable energy solutions.In...

    • 18 min
    Ep. 9 Propelling Towards a Low Carbon Future in the NORA Lab

    Ep. 9 Propelling Towards a Low Carbon Future in the NORA Lab

    In this episode, In the Loop is joined by Ryan Kerr & Neehad Islam, research engineers at the NORA Liquid Heating Fuels Research Lab in Plainview, NY. Kerr shares how his research is helping the industry now and how it can assist the liquid fuel industry for the future. Ryan is able to provide analysis of fuel samples collected in the field to help determine what the root cause of service issues may be while, at the same time, advancing the knowledge and understanding of low-carbon f...

    • 14 min
    Ep. 8 Advancing Carbon-Free Home Heating With Service Professionals

    Ep. 8 Advancing Carbon-Free Home Heating With Service Professionals

    In this episode, we chat with 5 individuals whose technical expertise in the low carbon liquid heating systems is helping elevate the next wave of energy service professionals.Our first guest is Eugene Silberstein, Director of Technical Education and Standards with the ESCO Institute. Eugene shares his overall take on the advancements of the industry, from equipment to service personnel, and how ESCO institute is working with NORA to help change the impression of our industry.Next up we have ...

    • 35 min
    Ep. 7 Championing Higher Blend Fuels With Industry Leading Retailers

    Ep. 7 Championing Higher Blend Fuels With Industry Leading Retailers

    In this episode, we speak with two industry-leading retailers who have been providing high-blend, low carbon liquid heating fuels to their customer base for over a decade. Up first, former NORA Chair and owner of Cubby Oil & Energy, Charlie Uglietto provides his expertise on offering B-50 Bioheat SuperPlusTM to his customers. Cubby has been offering renewable fuel blends since 2008 and Uglietto explains the progression from a B5 beginning to a company-wide B50—and up to B100 for sele...

    • 27 min

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