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Visit from Overseas: Deligates 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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Seasonal Employment Opportunities at AmeriGas

AmeriGas is the nation’s largest propane distributor, serving over 2 million residential, commercial, industrial, agricultural and motor fuel propane customers in all 50 states. We currently have immediate openings nationwide to join our Seasonal Flex workforce: During our peak business …

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LP Gas: Uses Farther Afield

In case you’re interested in how propane is used around the world, the World LP Gas Association just put out a great report on the landscape and opportunities for propane in small islands in developing countries. Propane plays a very …

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Day in the Life: Director of Safety Compliance and Training

For our next Day in the Life blog series interview, I reached out to our Safety Compliance and Training Director, Christopher Wagner, to learn more about him and his role at AmeriGas. Safety is our highest priority here at AmeriGas. …

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