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DEVELOP YOUR EXECUTIVE PRESENCE WITH YPC

June 15, 2024
From the National Propane Gas Association Bobtail Mark your calendars for June 27 from 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. EDT — the first Young Professionals Council (YPC) educational session. YPC is excited to welcome Ben …

WEBINAR: WINTER PREPAREDNESS ON JUNE 27

June 15, 2024
From the National Propane Gas Association Bobtail .Join us on June 27th at 2 pm ET for a focused webinar on enhancing winter preparedness through effective partnerships between the propane and rail transport industries. This session …

LPG WEEK IS SET FOR NOVEMBER 18-22 IN CAPE TOWN!

June 15, 2024
At LPG Week, you will gain valuable insights into the LPG business, explore new growth opportunities, cutting-edge innovations and make important business connections that could transform your company's future. LPG Week travels the globe annually …

COMPANIES ON THE MOVE

June 15, 2024
https://www.trendinginpropane.com/cetane-announces-the-sale-of-knight-propane/ https://www.trendinginpropane.com/chuck-liebal-named-general-manager-of-opw-propane-energy-solutions/ https://www.trendinginpropane.com/opw-announces-creation-of-separate-opw-clean-energy-solutions-and-opw-propane-energy-solutions-business-units/

VOICES AND IMAGES FROM PROPANE DAYS 2024

June 11, 2024
"Last week the propane industry hit Capitol Hill. We met with over 220 Members of Congress and their staff, swore in a new slate of NPGA officers, and had a lot of fun along the …

SEPATEC HOSTS PROPANE AUTOGAS VEHICLE INSPECTION GRANT PROGRAM STUDENTS IN GRAHAM, NC

June 10, 2024
GRAHAM, NC– During June 5th and 6th, the Propane Education and Research Council (PERC) sent instructors Elena Bennett and James Bunsey and assembled over 10 students from various parts of the United States to receive …

PERC ENERGY FOR EVERYONE HERO AWARD GOES TO BROWARD COUNTY TRANSIT IN FLORIDA

June 10, 2024
WASHINGTON (May, 2024) – Broward County Transit’s (BCT) dedication to its residents was recognized this week after receiving the Energy for Everyone Hero award from the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC). The national non-profit …

ROUSH CLEANTECH’S MOUW SHARES REUTERS ARTICLE ON FORD AND GM VIEWS ON “TECHNOLOGY BRIDGE”

June 8, 2024
Recently, Todd Mouw, Executive Vice President at ROUSH CleanTech, shared thoughts on an article regarding Ford and GM views on the "technology bridge" until zero emission technologies are more commercially viable. "Interesting take from Ford and …

JUNE 11 IS NATIONAL FORKLIFT SAFETY DAY

June 8, 2024
June is National Safety Month, and on the 11th this year, we recognize National Forklift Safety Day. During this month manufacturing, warehousing, logistics, and other industries that rely on forklifts are encouraged to review their …

TEN MARKETERS SET TO ATTEND ANNUAL AUGUST BENCHMARKING EVENT IN MOBILE, FOUR MORE WELCOME TO ATTEND

June 8, 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 ten planning to attend this year and …

KAMINSKI TOUTS EPA DOUBLING PERCENTAGE OF CLEAN SCHOOL BUS AWARDS TO PROPANE VS. ELECTRIC OR NATURAL GAS

June 2, 2024
National Propane Gas Association President & CEO Steve Kaminski updated on LinkedIn recently about a significant increase in the percentages of funding propane school buses are receiving versus electric and natural gas: "On May 29, the …

UPDATED TALKING POINTS ON GAS STOVES AND INDOOR AIR QUALITY

June 2, 2024
From the Propane Education & Research Council Earlier this month, major media outlets reported on a study from Stanford University linking gas stoves with unsafe levels of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) emissions. Studies of this nature are …

NPGA AND WPGA WORKING TO FIGHT ELECTRIFICATION ORDINANCES

June 2, 2024
From the National Propane Gas Association Bobtail On May 23, 2024, NPGA’s General Counsel and the Western Propane Gas Association sent letters to several high-propane usage California localities with active electrification building ordinances. The letter explained …

PARTICIPATE IN GRAY, GRAY & GRAY’S 2024 ENERGY & PROPANE INDUSTRY SURVEY

June 2, 2024
2024 Energy and Propane Industry Survey is Here! CLICK HERE TO TAKE THE SURVEY NOW We are excited to announce that our 33rd annual Energy Industry Survey is now open! We are pleased to continue providing companies …

PERC EXPANDS DOUBLE PROPANE FARM INCENTIVE PROGRAM TO PRODUCERS IMPACTED BY MIDWEST TORNADO OUTBREAKS

June 2, 2024
From the Propane Education & Research Council For a limited time, farmers affected by the recent Midwest tornadoes can save up to $10,000 on propane-powered farm equipment. RICHMOND, VA (May 2024) – The Propane Education & Research …

LAKES GAS TO EXPAND IN NORTHERN WISCONSIN AND MICHIGAN

June 2, 2024
Trent Hampton, CEO of Lakes Gas, based in the Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul area, announced continued growth for Lakes Gas recently on LinkedIn. "Lakes Gas continues to GROW! This week we will announce the purchase of …

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 …