We Fuel Michigan

Heating Oil companies help to fuel job growth in Michigan

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The Michigan Petroleum Association/Michigan Association of Convenience stores (MPA/MACS) is committed to being a strong supporter for it’s member and non-member companies.

The organization serves the energy industry through a variety of different means (MPA/MACS) also serves as the qualified association for the National Oilheat Research Alliance (NORA), a congressionally authorized program aimed at promoting oilheat, renewable home heating fuels and energy efficiency, educating consumers and the industry, and developing meaningful research and development projects for fuels and heating equipment.

MPA/MACS timeline

  • The Michigan Petroleum Association (MPA) has been serving the state’s independent petroleum marketers since 1934. MPA was incorporated by a group of petroleum distributors who believed that by promoting a cooperative spirit and encouraging group effort, marketers across the state could best achieve their common goals.
  • The Michigan Association of Convenience Stores (MACS) was established by MPA in 1986 to serve the interests of the state’s c-store industry on the legislative front and in other matters of concern to c-store operators.
  • In 1996, truck stop operators, service station operators and retail/wholesale providers of propane were invited to join MPA/MACS and benefit from the association’s informational services, seminars, group insurance plans and governmental relations expertise.
  • In 2013, MPA created the Michigan Oil Change Association to service the needs of oil change installers and retailers.