Emergency Oil Bank

This charitable service provides one free emergency delivery to OUR MEMBERS IN Massachusetts and Rhode Island low-income families and seniors that are struggling to pay their heating oil bills during the coldest months.

Who Is Eligible To Apply For An Emergency Oil Bank Delivery?

If all of the following applies to you, you may request an emergency oil bank delivery:

  • You live in Massachusetts or Rhode Island and are already a Green Energy Consumers member. (If you are not already a member, call us at (617) 397-5199 to apply for a free membership.)
  • You are qualified for fuel assistance or have applied for fuel assistance or another public program and have an agency-verified income of less than 65% of State Median Income. (We are not able to do income-verification. If you are not currently qualified for fuel assistance, call your local Community Action Program agency to learn how to apply.)
  • There is at least one person age 62 or older, or age 18 or younger, or disabled living in your home.

How can I request an Oil Bank delivery?

The Oil Bank is only open during the coldest months, usually January and February, but may open as early as December. If you need assistance filling your oil tank, call Green Energy Consumers at 800‑287‑3950 x4 and request an Oil Bank delivery. We have dedicated staff that will handle your request promptly and help determine if you are eligible for an emergency oil bank delivery.


  • Jenny Silverman and Bob Follansbee

    Jenny Silverman and Bob Follansbee

    We have been members of Green Energy Consumers Alliance for more years than we can remember. We appreciate the discount, and get great service from our provider. We are also committed to supporting Green Energy for its leadership role in promoting clean energy, and helping us save the planet

  • Lauren and Patricia

    Lauren T & Patricia S

    When we first purchased a house with oil heat, we did deep research and found Green Energy Consumers. On our first delivery, we recouped our membership fee vs. paying the cost quoted by the local dealer. We love that we have a local dealer for oil and service, but also that we can save money and… Read more

  • Susan

    Susan S

    In 2006, as oil prices began to climb, I decided to try out Green Energy Consumers. Twelve years later, I am still a member! One reason I have remained a Green Energy Consumers member is the quality of the staff. Whenever I’ve had questions, they have responded quickly and professionally. As far… Read more