Membership Benefits

  • Connecticut Petroleum Marketers and their associated businesses will enjoy many benefits of membership in the Connecticut Energy Marketers Association.
  • You are able to join with hundreds of other companies and save money purchasing important services such as health insurance, uniforms, drug testing services, medical savings accounts, and credit card processing services.
  • Our Member's Only section contains a Member Services Catalog full of member benefits.
  • You are informed of what's happening in the industry through weekly electronic newsletters and periodic releases of Technical Bulletins - documents what boil down difficult regulations into easily understood material.
  • You can stay on top of important legislative and regulatory developments in both Hartford and Washington. CEMA has a full-time lobbying firm at work in the state capitol and is a member of both the New England Fuel Institute and the Petroleum Marketers Association of America to keep an eye on Washington. Our Member's Only section contains parts specifically dedicated to state and federal government relations work.
  • You participate in and support our efforts to work with the media in the state to help them and the public better understand what we do in our industry and how it benefits the people of Connecticut
  • You gain access to literally dozens of education and training programs. Our Technical Education Center trains the lion share of the professional oilheat technicians in the state. CEMA also offers Management Education programs for non-technical personnel
  • You participate in the shaping of the marketing efforts of the industry through the grants CEMA receives from the National Oilheat Research Alliance (NORA). Each year CEMA receives more than $800,000 in consumer education funding for the purpose of promoting the oilheat industry within the state.
  • CEMA is your conduit to more than 600 petroleum marketers who sell 1.6 billion gallons of gasoline, 700 million gallons of heating oil, and who employ more than 13,000 Connecticut citizens. We represent a market whose annual sales exceed 5 billion dollars.
  • You'll join industry colleagues who share your concerns about important issues affecting our industry in our state, our region and our nation. You'll impact the efforts we are making to strengthen and protect the future of the petroleum industry in Connecticut and in America.