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NORA Fee Reinstated Effective April 1, 2014

The NORA Assessment (National Oilheat Research Alliance) has been reauthorized in the Farm Bill recently approved by Congress and comes back into effect on April 1, 2014. The NORA Assessment rate is ($0.002/gallon) and is imposed on dyed diesel, dyed heating oil, and BioHeat Fuel® on sales with a destination location in one of the participating states. Sales to Prime Suppliers and exempt end-users are exempt from the fee.

The list of participating states can be found at

NORA provides an exclusionary list of Prime Suppliers at the following location:

Additional information can be found at