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RUSSIA STOKES FEARS ABOUT WINTER GAS PRICES

September 6, 2022
Concerns about a ripple effect of oil and gas prices this winter were triggered Monday after Russia said one of its main gas supply pipelines to Europe would be shut indefinitely. European gas prices immediately …

MAKE IT EASY TO MEET YOUR 5-YEAR DOT CYLINDER REQUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

September 6, 2022
By P3 Safety Running a propane business means juggling a lot. Daily operations, customer service, safety training, you name it! There’s plenty to think about and meeting regulatory requirements is just one top priority along with …

CASE STUDY: NEW JERSEY SCHOOL DISTRICT RUNS PROPANE BUSES ON ALL ROUTES

September 6, 2022
By ROUSH CleanTech District: Randolph Township School District Industry: Education Location: Randolph, New Jersey Vehicles: …

NEW WEBINAR! REPORTING FOR DUTY: TECHNIQUES TO MANAGE THE FLOW OF INFORMATION

September 6, 2022
Webinar to be Hosted by Gray, Gray and Gray Tuesday, September 27, 2022 1:00-2:00 pm EDT Join Bill Constantopoulos, Director of Gray, Gray & Gray’s Sage Intacct Advisory Practice, for a guided tour through the best …

SEPT 7 WEBINAR TO ADDRESS PLANNING FOR PEAK DEMAND

September 6, 2022
Bottom Line: Plan ahead for peak demand. A strong supply plan includes open and frequent communication with your suppliers, transportation providers, and storage assets. This dialogue will help members be more prepared for the challenges associated …

NFPA 58 SECOND REVISIONS COMPLETED

September 6, 2022
Bottom Line: The development of the 2023 edition of NFPA 58 has taken a giant step towards completion with the passing this week of the committee ballot to approve the second revisions. From NPGA Bobtail Every revision …

THE RESULTS ARE IN! GRAY, GRAY & GRAY’S ANNUAL ENERGY & PROPANE INDUSTRY SURVEY

August 30, 2022
We are pleased to announce the release of this year's Energy & Propane Industry Survey results! This year, our survey looked at challenges resulting from the Russia/Ukraine conflict and how companies like yours have adapted. Additionally, …

INAUGURAL NATIONAL PROPANE DAY KICKS OFF OCT. 7

August 30, 2022
The first annual National Propane Day will be held on Oct. 7 from 5 a.m. – 5 p.m., symbolizing propane's placard number, 1075. Join PERC in celebrating our industry with a month of giveaways and contests. …

THE BENEFITS OF PROPANE GENERATORS VS. DIESEL

August 30, 2022
A new report provides architects and engineers with data on the emissions performance of different types of generators. As climate change and resulting extreme weather events wreak environmental and economic havoc on the globe, power outages …

BACK TO SCHOOL CAMPAIGN FEATURES THE SPACE GAL

August 30, 2022
Known as “The Space Gal,” Emily Calandrelli, MIT graduate and Emmy-nominated host of ‘Emily’s Wonder Lab’ on Netflix, this week spoke with 45 TV and radio outlets nationwide about propane school buses. As part of PERC’s …

LETTERMEN’S ENERGY HOLDINGS ACQUIRES VICTORY PROPANE

August 30, 2022
Kansas City, August 30, 2022 – Lettermen’s Energy Holdings (LEH), one of the nation's fastest-growing propane platforms, announced today the acquisition of Victory Propane. Based in Northbrook, IL, Victory significantly expands LEH’s operational footprint in …

ALTERNATIVE FUEL TAX CREDIT EXTENDED

August 30, 2022
On August 16, 2022, President Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (IRA) into law. The IRA includes a multi-year extension of the Alternative Fuel Tax Credit, retroactive for 2022 and through 2024. NPGA’s …

NATURAL GAS DEMAND COULD DRIVE PROPANE HIGHER THIS WINTER

August 25, 2022
On Tuesday, U.S. natural gas prices moved above $10 per mmBTUs for the first time since prices spiked above $13 in June and July of 2008. The move up came this week after Gazprom announced …

KOVACS TO MODERATE WEBINAR ON PROPANE BUSINESS SALES

August 25, 2022
Keeping up with the rapidly changing state of M&A propane and fuel oil markets can be daunting for business owners. The Cetane team of experts will host a concise 30-minute update on today’s M&A status …

PERKINS DISCUSSES SIGNIFICANT RENEWABLE PROPANE NEWS FROM NREL STUDY

August 25, 2022
Recently, Tucker Perkins, President and CEO of the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) spoke on his "Path to Zero" podcast about some exciting new findings from the recent NREL study which took over a …

NREL STUDY: REFINERIES INCREASE REVENUE AND REDUCE CARBON FOOTPRINT WITH RENEWABLE PROPANE

August 25, 2022
Major Refiners like Chevron see value in commercializing renewable propane From the Propane Education & Research Council Washington, D.C., August 17, 2022 – A new study by the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) …