On this page you’ll find answers to some questions people have concerning our program. Although we try to answer questions in a general sort of way, we understand that everyone has different needs and circumstances that may have to be addressed on an individual basis. If you do not find the answer you are looking for here please go to the contact section, email us and you’ll receive a prompt response.

How much is a gallon of heating oil?

Oil Prices

The Oil Co-op negotiates pricing on behalf of the membership. The price fluctuates based on the daily wholesale price. We have secured extremely competitive prices for our members through long term contracts with local oil dealers. Annually, we may offer other pricing options to our members.  To see current prices, view weekly Co-op prices.

Who can join the Citizen’s Oil Co-op?


The benefits of the Oil Co-op can be enjoyed by any heating oil consumer. We currently serve all of Connecticut for our heating oil program.  Local oil companies may require credit references / checks before they deliver.

Do you have service contracts available?

Burner and Emergency Service

All of the oil companies working with Citizen’s Oil Co-op are full-service companies with their own licensed technicians. Comprehensive service contracts are offered by each company at competitive prices. Service for oil fired water heaters and central air conditioning is also available as well as new installation. Please contact the Oil Co-op for more details and prices.