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Tony Rosback is our new Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

AmeriGas Propane, Inc., the general partner of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU), announced that Tony Rosback, age 52, will succeed Paul Grady as vice president and chief operating officer, effective March 23, 2015. As previously announced, Grady retired from AmeriGas on …

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100th Day of School: Earn dollars for your school with the School Days Program

The 100th day of school is celebrated in schools around the country, usually in mid-February. So you have plenty of time to start earning dollars for your school by participating in our School Days Program.  Since there is no start …

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Propane in America: the 1920s – The Days of Our Prosperity

The 1920s were an exciting, growth-filled decade for the United States. Homeowners began purchasing gas appliances, improvements in propane manufacturing led to more economic means of its production and cutting gas sales stepped up. The industry also experienced massive improvements …

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Visit from Overseas: Delegates Learn About U.S. Propane and Propane Safety

Recently, delegates from Saudi Arabia visited an AmeriGas plant to learn about our industry, propane processes and  safety measures that are implemented for our industry. Below, PERC‘s (Propane Education and Research Council) communications manager, Emily McComas, wrote about her onsite …

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See Why Propane is on Santa’s “Nice List”

Breaking News: Santa’s list is branching out! Not only has he been keeping his eye on children’s behavior, but like many others, he has started to pay attention to propane (and for all the right reasons this season!). Why has …

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Propane in America: the 1910s – A Brilliant Discovery

December 13, 1880 marks the birthdate of Walter O. Snelling, otherwise known in this industry as the “Father of Propane.” In honor of Dr. Snelling’s birthday, we have decided to take a look back at the history of propane, from …

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AmeriGas Executive Uses Her Diagnosis to Improve Lives of Others

Jane Stroupe has had the kind of career that hardly seems possible anymore: Rising from a part-time clerk job at Piedmont Natural Gas with almost no knowledge of propane, almost 40 years later she now is an area director for …

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Help Your School Earn $2000 with our School Days Program

If your school could receive up to $2,000 to spend on whatever it really needed in order to improve the educational experience that it offers you and your children, what would they choose to spend it on? Between books, computers, …

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Labor Day: Summer’s Unofficial Send-off

According to the Hearth, Patio and Barbecue Association (HPBA), there is no definitive history about how the word “barbecue” originated – or why it’s sometimes used as a noun, verb, or adjective. Some say the Spaniards get the credit for …

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Plumbers: Help Enhance the Value of Your Clients’ Homes

Want to know where your homeowner’s energy costs are going? Just turn to the hot water faucet. The U.S. Department of Energy estimates that approximately 20 percent of a home’s energy costs are spent heating water. That’s why helping your …

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