Model of a power cooperative for consumers of heating oil interesting Beiersdorf-Freudenberg, 09.09.2009 – after a temporary decline in July the fuel prices have increased significantly in August. As the ADAC announced on September 1, the litre diesel cost an average 1,113 euro. This increased the price compared to the previous month for diesel fuel to 3.9 cents. (Source: ADAC) The dramatically increased interest in alternatives, such as for example the merger in energy cooperatives indicates that in addition to medium-sized companies now also more and more individuals want to be less dependent on oil and gas for their medium-term financial planning. The Executive Board of the energy cooperative of Freudenberg in Brandenburg, Helmut Uhlig, the reason for this priority in the cost of heating oil, which can be increasingly difficult to calculate in particular for private households.
Everyone whether companies or private households – more than 300 l diesel needed year should have a membership in the energy cooperative Freudenberg think EC. We produce our own diesel. This fuel is certified and can be used in any diesel engine, block heat and power plant or other plants without cumbersome conversion. We supply nationwide and require only the production costs of our recipients of Tun. The litre price for us is not even half of the usual price of diesel and everyone can imagine in which direction the price of diesel will go in the next few years.” In the Freudenberg energy cooperative, the members are their own diesel producers.