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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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Which Fuel is Best to Power Your Forklifts?

If your business depends on forklifts to operate, you need to make an important decision: which fuel to use. You have three main options: propane, electric and diesel. Let’s start by taking a quick look at all three options: Propane …

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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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5 Things You Need to Know About the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012

The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 was passed by Congress on January 2, 2013. What’s the bottom line for businesses who use propane? If you use propane for fleets, vehicles, forklifts or homes, you may be eligible for alternative fuel tax …

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Propane Benefits from “Fiscal Cliff” Deal

From the NPGA: After a protracted post-Christmas negotiation between the President and Congress, an agreement has been reached on important tax related issues affecting all Americans.  On January 1, 2013 Congress completed action on legislation to avoid the consequences of …

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Forklifts for Your Holiday Help

As the busiest time of the year for businesses is upon us, if your company is moving more products and presents for your clients than usual for the holiday season, why not look into some extra help for your warehouse. …

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How Many Forklift Cylinders Do You Need?

When AmeriGas sets up a new customer for forklift propane service, we want to make sure you’ll always have enough fuel to keep your lift trucks running.  A big part of this is correctly determining the number of cylinders you’ll need, …

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Re-Power Propane Forklifts Properly

This article is taken from the June 2012 issue of Material Handling & Logistics, and written by Stuart Flatow, VP of Safety & Training for the Propane Education & Research Council. The ability of propane-fueled forklifts to maintain consistent power …

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8 Reasons Why Propane Forklifts are Better than Electric

Why are propane forklifts better than electric forklifts? Here are eight reasons: 1. More Power! If you need power, you need a propane forklift. Propane forklifts maintain consistent, 100-percent power throughout operation. They have the ability to push heavy loads …

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Imminent Deadline for Propane Tax Credits

The deadline to file for the 2010 Alternative Fuel Tax Credits is Monday, August 1, 2011.  These tax credits available for forklift operators and some others that use propane as an engine fuel are part of the Tax Relief, Unemployment …

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