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IN MEMORIAL: SCOTT GRAHAM

February 20, 2024
It is with a heavy heart EDP shares the passing of friend and colleague Scott Graham after a long and valiant battle with cancer. Scott passed away January 29th. After serving in the Navy, and later …

$1.5 BILLION AVAILABLE FOR PROPANE BUSES AND FUELING INFRASTRUCTURE

February 20, 2024
From the National Propane Gas Association Bobtail The Federal Transit Authority (FTA) has announced the availability of nearly $1.5 billion to replace, rehabilitate, purchase, or lease buses, related equipment, or facilities with alternatives like propane autogas …

WEBINAR: PROPANE PRESENTS – ENVIRONMENTAL MESSAGING

February 20, 2024
Every day, conversations about the environment, health, and energy are shaping the future. Each member of the propane industry plays an important role in telling the story of propane and its many benefits as part …

NPGA DETAILS NEW YOUNG PROFESSIONAL COUNCIL

February 20, 2024
From the National Propane Gas Association Bobtail On February 8, 2024, the NPGA Board of Directors formally approved a new business council within NPGA: the Young Professionals Council (YPC). The primary goals of the YPC …

NPGA BOARD MEETS IN MONTEREY, APPROVES YOUNG PROFESSIONAL’S COUNCIL

February 13, 2024
Many Key Industry Opportunities Discussed The National Propane Gas Association (NPGA) Board of Directors met in Monterey, California last week and discussed many key issues facing the industry. Artificial Intelligence was a hot topic as leaders …

ELECTRIFY EVERYTHING SLAMMED BY NINTH CIRCUIT AGAIN

February 13, 2024
Recently, an article by Robert Bryce discussed how recent rulings by the Ninth Circuit have affirmed that bans on fuels such as natural gas and propane are illegal. The full article is here.

HERE’S WHAT HOMEBUILDERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT FUEL CELLS

February 12, 2024
There’s a cleaner power solution on the horizon. In fact, it’s already here. Learn how propane and fuel cells can provide long-term resilience. From the Propane Education & Research Council Backup power is becoming increasingly necessary during …

PERC’S GAVIN HALE DISCUSSES POWER GENERATION

February 12, 2024
Industrial Talk was onsite at POWERGEN International and talking to Gavin Hale, Director – Product Development and Power Generation with Propane Education & Research Council about “The power generation applications of Propane now and in …

DOCUMENT CONTAINER INSTALLATIONS

February 12, 2024
By Shawn Litchfield, P3 Propane Safety The risk of a propane accident increases dramatically if a container is too close to a building opening or source of ignition. Once you understand the importance of compliance with …

COMPANIES AND PEOPLE ON THE MOVE

February 12, 2024
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REMEMBERING JOHN MURRAY

February 5, 2024
John E. Murray of Moorestown, N.J. passed away peacefully at his home with his wife by his side. John was born in Stockbridge, MA and was the son of the late Raymond and Marjorie Murray. …

WORLD LIQUID GAS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES NEW BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

February 5, 2024
Cinch Munson joined the World Liquid Gas Association on January 1, 2024 as an external consultant. Working as Business Development Director, Munson brings a wealth of experience to the WLGA and the association is delighted …

RENEWABLE PROPANE HITS THE SLOPES

February 5, 2024
Cranmore Mountain Resort is among New Hampshire’s first commercial facilities to use the new fuel Cranmore Mountain Resort is an early adopter of cleaner energy sources. It was among the first ski resorts to use a …

CRUZ PRESS RELEASE – PUSHBACK ON DOE FINAL RULE ON GAS EFFICIENCY STANDARDS

February 5, 2024
Cruz Press Release - Pushback on DOE Final Rule on Gas Effciency Standards Today, U.S. Senator Ted Cruz introduced a disapproval resolution under the Congressional Review Act in an effort to push back against the U.S. …

PERC RESPONDS TO HEATED/GUARDIAN ARTICLE ALLEGING ‘GREENWASHING”

February 5, 2024
In January, The Guardian published an article with misinformation regarding the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC). The Guardian article can be found here. The PERC Response to the HEATED/Guardian Article is here: Feb 1, 2024 The Guardian …