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Bobtails: Your 2014 Propane Champion!

Bobtails are your 2014 Propane and Propane Accessories Champions!  In the end, Tankless Water Heaters just couldn’t beat a true-blue blood of the industry, the Bobtail.  After the match, the Bobtails’ drivers and fan stormed the court celebrating the win and reveling in …

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2014 Propane and Propane Accessories Finals!

The finals are set!!  It’s going to be a surprise contender in Tankless Water Heaters from the Appliance Region versus the  Bobtails from the Fleet Region.  New technology up and comer vs. propane stalwart. Game 1: Tankless Water Heaters vs. Heat Tankless Water Heaters just keep on …

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2014 Propane Semi-Finals: Last 4 Standing

The winners of each propane region are now complete!  These last 4 are some of the best that the propane industry has to offer.  They are energy efficient technology with Tankless Water Heaters from the Appliance Region;  cold-weather, winter-busting Heat from the …

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The Exceptional 8: 2014 Propane Playoff

Another round of our 2014 tournament is complete with the Exceptional 8 of propane prevailing!  And the list is definitely not all chalk.  Although #7 Transports are the lowest seed to make it this far, they’re not a complete surprise (there is …

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Round 1 of the 2014 Propane Playoff

Round 1 action of the 2014 Propane and Propane Accessories Bracket is now complete!  The competition was fierce but teams gave it their all to advance their dream of being crowned the propane king. Several upset have led some (me) …

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The 2014 Propane and Propane Accessories Bracket

Introducing the AmeriGas 2014 Propane and Propane Accessories Bracket!  It seems like brackets are all the rage around this time of year in March, so we wondered what one would look like if you put all the best parts about …

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Update on the Alternative Fuel Tax Credit

At the beginning of April, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) clarified and extended the deadline for the alternative fuel tax credit to July 1.  At issue was that the due date for filing claims for payments related to alternative fuel …

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New Hose-Free Technology Revolutionizes Propane Delivery

AmeriGas is constantly striving to improve our service to our customers and we’re proud to introduce our latest advance, the iPropane Delivery System (patent pending).  The iPropane Delivery System (the “i” stands for “intra-tank”) is truly a breakthrough in hose-free …

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Thoughts on the EIA’s March 2013 Short-Term Energy Outlook

Every month the U.S. EIA (Energy Information Administration) releases their Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO).  The March edition of the STEO report was released on March 12th with this highlight specifically called out: Total U.S. liquid fuels consumption fell from 20.8 …

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2012 Propane Pricing Trends from the EIA

Last week the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) published a short article looking back at natural gas liquids prices in 2012.  Besides propane, natural gas liquids include ethane (sometimes included with natural gas), butane (aka lighter fluid, among other uses), …

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