heating heating  /ˈhi tɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the process of becoming warmer; a rising temperature
  2. (n) utility to warm a building

Usage(s):

  1. Venezuela's President withdraws his free-heating-oil program for needy Americans then changes his mind.
  2. How the natural-gas shortage is hurting the economy--and what it will do to your heating bills.
  3. But prices keep rising: heating is expected to jump 50% for some homeowners this winter, and gasoline is up 25% from a year ago.

News

  1. SMALL-BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: Illiana Heating and Air Conditioning

    When Tom Krygsheld started Illiana Heating and Air Conditioning with his wife Sue out of their Lansing home, they had three younsters running around and not a lot of space.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Times of Northwest Indiana

  2. Heating and Air Conditioning Equipment Manufacturing in Canada Industry Market Research Report Now Available from ...

    As the industry struggles amid an ongoing decline phase, revenue will likely continue to dwindle as the realities of the global economy make large-scale Canadian-based production of heating and air conditioning goods uneconomical. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Heating and Air Conditioning Equipment Manufacturing industry to its growing industry ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Heating oil prices continue to fall in Maine

    State energy officials say the price of heating oil continues to drop in Maine. The Governor's Energy Office said Tuesday that its weekly price survey pegs the statewide average price of oil at $3.38 gallon, ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "As we near victory in one contest, the next challenge is already heating up," Plouffe said. "President (George W.) Bush and Senator McCain have begun coordinating their attacks on Barack Obama in an effort to extend their failed policies for...
    on May 19, 2008 By: David Plouffe Source: AFP

  2. Kennedy said he wants "to strengthen this package to provide unemployment insurance to workers looking for jobs and to help families coping with high heating costs and skyrocketing food prices."
    on Jan 25, 2008 By: Edward Kennedy Source: Forbes

  3. "This rebate will be enough to offset the increased cost of gas for a working family over the next four months," Obama said during a two-day campaign swing in Florida. "It will be enough to cover the entire increase in your heating bills. Or...
    on Aug 1, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: International Herald Tribune

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