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SAVE THE DATE: YOUNG PROFESSIONALS COUNCIL FIRST MEETING MAY 30

May 19, 2024
From the National Propane Gas Association Bobtail Mark your calendar for NPGA’s Young Professionals Council (YPC) first member-wide meeting on Friday, May 30 from 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm EST. The purpose of this virtual meeting …

NEW DATA SHOWS BUILDING WITH PROPANE SUPPORTS A HEALTHIER ENVIRONMENT

May 19, 2024
From the Propane Education & Research Council Findings from the 2023 Propane Construction Research Program demonstrate that propane benefits the environment, homeowners and construction professionals RICHMOND, Va. – The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) has released …

MASSACHUSETTS PROPANE ASSOCIATION MEETS WITH AREA REPRESENTATIVES

May 19, 2024
The Massachusetts Propane Association met at Lin’s Propane Trucks last week to hear from area propane and oil marketers on proposed DEP regulations. The regulation discussed would cause a disastrous financial impact to the people …

COMPANIES AND PEOPLE ON THE MOVE

May 19, 2024
https://www.trendinginpropane.com/opw-clean-energy-solutions-expands-model-cv-valve-product-line/ https://www.trendinginpropane.com/crystal-flash-to-celebrate-its-employees-military-service-at-may-21-event-in-grand-rapids/ https://www.trendinginpropane.com/perc-hires-director-of-commercial-business-development/

PERKINS DISCUSSES PROPANE AND PORTS

May 13, 2024
Propane is perfect for powering the large-capacity loads that ports handle daily, without the downtime that comes with electric equipment and with lower emissions than diesel equipment. Watch Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) CEO …

VIDEO EXPLAINS BENEFITS OF NEW HEAT PUMP HELPER

May 13, 2024
Here's an opportunity to showcase the benefits of propane to homebuilders and homeowners while increasing the likelihood for HVAC companies to recommend propane and deliver comfort. The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) is partnering …

WEBINAR: INTERNATIONAL MARKET DYNAMICS IN PROPANE

May 13, 2024
Join NPGA’s insightful webinar on May 16th at 2 pm ET, focusing on the complexities of international propane markets and their impact on the U.S. supply chain. This session, part of the NPGA’s Propane Supply …

NINE MARKETERS SET TO ATTEND ANNUAL AUGUST BENCHMARKING EVENT IN MOBILE, FIVE MORE WELCOME TO ATTEND

May 13, 2024
A group of retail propane marketers who have met once each year since 2017 will gather again for a benchmarking meeting August 22-23 in Mobile, AL. There are nine planning to attend this year and …

CIVACON OFFERS A COMPLETE RANGE OF PRODUCT-TRAINING EVENTS

May 13, 2024
Hamilton, OH, — Civacon, a part of OPW® Fluid Transfer Solutions and a world leader in tank-truck components and systems, is pleased to be able to offer a complete array of product-training opportunities for its …

NPGA WINS ON THE CONSUMER WATER HEATER RULE

May 6, 2024
NPGA secured a regulatory win on Tuesday, April 30th, when the Department of Energy (DOE) released for prepublication its Final Rule: Energy Conservation Standards for Consumer Water Heaters. In the Proposed Rule, DOE sought to …

BLUE BIRD EXTENDS EXCLUSIVE CLEAN SCHOOL BUS COLLABORATION WITH FORD AND ROUSH CLEANTECH TO 2030

May 6, 2024
More Than 40,000 Low-Emission School Buses Deployed Since 2012 MACON, Ga. – Blue Bird Corporation (Nasdaq: BLBD), the leader in electric and low-emission school buses, has extended its exclusive clean school bus collaboration with Ford Component …

BERGQUIST SHARES VIDEOS TO HELP ANSWER PROPANE OPERATIONS QUESTIONS

May 6, 2024
Bergquist, Inc. has a library of training videos on their website to assist your business. From "How To" videos to "Facility and Operation Tips" and "Product Overviews", the videos are designed to help answer your …

KAMINSKI COMMENTS ON TWO RECENT NPGA INTERIM VICTORIES

May 6, 2024
Recently NPGA President and CEO Steve Kaminski commented on LinkedIn on two recent interim victories: The tide is turning…. NPGA has secured a pair of significant interim victories before the EPA and DOE. Energy Star. NPGA …

COMPANIES ON THE MOVE

May 6, 2024
https://www.trendinginpropane.com/cubby-oil-energy-acquires-stocker-oil-through-fuelexchange/ https://www.trendinginpropane.com/palmer-gas-oil-opens-its-newest-facility/

ENERGY STAR VICTORY

May 6, 2024
NPGA successfully led a broad coalition in opposing the EPA’s 2023 proposal to remove the ENERGY STAR label for gas fueled furnaces. With pressure from NPGA and its partners, on April 16, EPA reversed their …

CONNECTICUT MARKETERS ASKED TO CONTACT LEGISLATORS ON OMNIBUS ENVIRONMENT BILL

April 28, 2024
A message for Connecticut propane marketers from the Propane Gas Association of New England requested they reach out regarding an upcoming vote on an Omnibus Environment Bill. Action Needed on CT Climate Bill A vote will …

PEOPLE AND COMPANIES ON THE MOVE

April 28, 2024
https://www.trendinginpropane.com/whitney-parsley-joins-cetane-associates/ https://www.trendinginpropane.com/rego-introduces-innovative-device-and-app-update-for-lpg-tank-and-regulator-testing/