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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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Propane-Powered First Glimpse of Spring

Although spring has sprung in most parts of the U.S., we are eagerly awaiting warmer weather for it to truly feel like the season has changed. After a harsh winter with unprecedented snowfall, some sunshine and flowers seem like a …

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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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Propane: A Year Round Energy

When can you use propane to enhance your quality of living? The real question is, when can’t you?! Winter is the season most of us think about propane as many associate propane with heat. Whether your home uses this energy …

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Propane Furnaces vs. Ground Source Heat Pumps

PERC (Propane Education and Research Council) recently put out an excellent comparison between high efficiency propane furnaces and ground source heat pumps (GSHPs). Every consumer has their different preferences (comfort), concerns (upfront costs and annual heating costs), and constraints (price), …

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Propane Tanks & the 80% Fill Rule

How many gallons of propane are in a 120-gallon tank? Some of you may recognize this as a trick question. The tank has a 96-gallon capacity. So why aren’t propane tanks ever filled up all the way? That has to …

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Propane Generators Power Over the Competition

With the winter weather fast approaching, the Propane Education and Research Council (PERC) lists seven reasons why you should consider purchasing a propane generator: Generators were hot items in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, and remain so in areas prone …

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Propane Safety and Preparing For Winter

As the thermometer goes down, your preparation for inclement weather should go up. Make sure that you and your family have reviewed the important information that you need to know about propane safety before, during after winter storms. Taking a …

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