The heating oil market is strongly competitive, but some suppliers may not be treating their customers fairly, according to the Office of Fair Trading (OFT).
The trading watchdog was asked to investigate the market following spikes in the price of heating oil last winter, as the cold weather caused shortages for off-grid energy customers.
The OFT found that "no evidence of a competition problem [or] collusion between suppliers" and it identified a "variety of evidence that rival suppliers compete on price"...(read full article in The Telegraph)
About Moorland Fuels
Moorland Fuels was formed more than 15 years ago. The company started by supplying lubricants throughout the South West. Moorland Fuels is still a family-run business. Our reputation has been built by our team of dedicated drivers and staff. We all believe in what we do, and this can be seen in our commitment to excellent service, which gives us the edge over our competitors.
We are a fully independent fuel distributor sourcing quality products at the most competitive price to industry, farming and the home. We run all our own vehicles, both for fuels and lubricants, from our depot in Okehampton and keep an extensive stock to meet all our customers’ demands. This gives us the flexibility to provide a fast, efficient and professional service to our customers. If you need heating oil in Devon give us a call.
For more information or to place an order, call (01837) 55700 or visit www.moorlandfuels.co.uk.
Released October 19, 2011