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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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Propane Safety: The Regulations We Follow to Keep Everyone Safe

AmeriGas follows a wide variety of federal, state and local environmental, safety and transportation laws to make sure that we can deliver propane safely to our customers.  Some of these laws include, among others, the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and …

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Tax Time Reminders – Credits for Propane Forklift Users

With Tax Day just around the corner, that is to say April 15 when personal income tax returns are due to the IRS, it seems timely to remind everyone about some of the tax credit and incentives for forklift operators.  …

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Where Does Propane Come From?

Propane is separated from crude oil during the refining process and also extracted from natural gas or oil wellhead gas at processing plants.  Propane is normally transported and stored in a liquid state under moderate pressure or refrigeration for economy …

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Welcome to the AmeriGas Propane Blog!

Welcome to the AmeriGas Propane blog!  We hope you’ll find this to be a useful resource for propane and energy-related news and information along with the rest of the AmeriGas website.  We want to stay more connected with you and …

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