Our goals

You'll never
walk alone

There was an itself suggesting necessity for the trade of residual oils to build a non-company based lobby which caused the founding of FPE in 1997 in Hamburg.

Ever since, our friends’ association provides advices and supports small and medium-sized businesses for every question around the topic of residual oils. For free.

In practice: The basic task of FPE is to support companies in the matter of steam boiler operation extending from planning and authorization procedure to commissioning, including fuel storage.

As well as: Our association partners in the communications network campaign for the product of residual oil with a high level of expertise in the dialog with departments and public authorities.



Membership of the FPE in the MEW Mittelständische Energiewirtschaft Deutschland e.V (medium-sized energy industry Germany), the umbrella organization and voice of the independent mineral oil and energy industry.


Enlargement of the FPE-lobby on shipping


Founding of the working committee bunker oil in cooperation with the German association for mineral oil and energy export (AM+E), which meets, besides many others, the interests of the independent energy importers under the umbrella of the MEW.


Expansion of the FPE-work to the trade and industrial sectors of liquid fuel oil.