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BBB Accredited Business since

Devaney Energy Inc.

Additional Locations

Phone: (617) 964-8383 Fax: (617) 964-8381 177 Wells Ave  PO Box 9120, Newton, MA 02459 http://www.jamesdevaneyfuel.com


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Description

James Devaney Fuel Company offers fuel and oil services for residential and commercial customers. The company also provides air conditioning services and commercial natural gas & electricity brokering.


BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Devaney Energy Inc. meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.


Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Devaney Energy Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

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Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

3 Customer Reviews on Devaney Energy Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 3
Total Customer Reviews 3

Additional Information

BBB file opened: May 21, 2002 Business started: 01/01/1934 in MA Business incorporated 09/25/1963 in MA
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure
1000 Washington Street, Boston MA 02118
http://www.state.ma.us/reg
Phone Number: (617) 727-3074 or Consumer Line: (617) 727-7406
Fax Number: (617) 727-1944
The number is BU-022795.

Type of Entity

Corporation

Business Management
Mr. James Devaney, Owner Mr. Justin Devaney, Employee
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. James Devaney, Owner
Principal: Mr. Justin Devaney, Employee
Customer Contact: Mr. John Dolce, Business Analyst
Number of Employees

100

Business Category

HEATING CONTRACTORS GAS-PROPANE GAS COMPANIES FURNACES-HEATING FUEL CONTRACTOR - GAS BOILERS-REPAIRING & CLEANING AIR CONDITIONING CONTRACTORS AIR CONDITIONING & HEATING CONTRACTORS - RESIDENTIAL AIR CONDITIONING & HEATING CONTRACTORS - COMMERCIAL HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING WATER HEATERS-REPAIRING WATER HEATERS-DEALERS WATER HEATER - TANKLESS PROPANE GAS PLUMBING OILS Fuel Dealers (NAICS: 454310)

Service Area
Devaney Energy Inc. provides their services in ALLSTON, ASHLAND, BELLINGHAM, BOSTON, BRIGHTON, CAMBRIDGE, CANTON, CHARLESTOWN, DEDHAM, DORCHESTER, DORCHESTER CENTER, DORCHESTR CTR, DOVER, E CAMBRIDGE, EAST BOSTON, EAST CAMBRIDGE, EVERETT, FOXBORO, FOXBOROUGH, FRAMINGHAM, FRANKLIN, GROVE HALL, HARVARD SQ, HARVARD SQUARE, HOLLISTON, HOPKINTON, HYDE PARK, JAMAICA PLAIN, MATTAPAN, MEDFIELD, MEDFORD, MEDWAY, MELROSE, MILLIS, MISSION HILL, N CAMBRIDGE, NORFOLK, NORTH CAMBRIDGE, READVILLE, ROSLINDALE, ROXBURY, ROXBURY CROSSING, ROXBURY XING, SOUTH BOSTON, TUFTS UNIV, TUFTS UNIVERSITY, UPHAMS CORNER & WEST ROXBURY, MA.
Alternate Business Names
Hughes Oil - James Devaney Fuel Company Hughes-Devaney Oil Company James Devaney Fuel Company
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Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

Devaney Energy Inc. has received 4.4 out of 5 stars based on 3 Customer Reviews and a BBB Rating of A+.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview
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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview


BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.
Details

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.