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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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Restaurant Owners & Managers: Have you looked at propane?

The cost of energy is a major component of a restaurant’s operating costs, with energy-intensive appliances and high demands on hot water and HVAC systems. Choosing energy-efficient propane kitchen appliances, space heating and water heating systems can lower those costs …

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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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Greener Homes Growing in Popularity

A report from McGraw Hill Construction: A recent survey of builder and remodeler members of the National Association of Home Builders revealed the evolution of green building for single family homes from boom to bust to recovery through comparisons with …

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Invite Earth Day Over For Dinner

  Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on April 22, on which events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection. It was first celebrated in 1970, and is now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network, and …

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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 101

Propane applications can be found anywhere you look. This safe fuel serves approximately 60 million people in the United States in millions of homes, industry, farming and more. At home, you can find propane powered appliances from your range top …

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Hotels, Resorts and Restaurants: Benefits of Propane

For hotel, resort and restaurant owners and operators, the two-prong path to profitability is simple: keep operating costs under control, and keep customers coming back time after time. Building hospitality buildings with propane provides an opportunity to offer delightful amenities …

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Propane-Powered Mobile Food Revolution

Just when you thought Americans were comfortably settled down with their stretchy pants and fast food comas, an emerging trend has captured their attention, and gotten customers to their feet. In light of the economic recession of 2008, chefs and …

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Restaurants Profit from Propane

When you think about how propane can assist with restaurants, most associate it with the cooking aspect of the business. True, it assists with ranges and ovens, but also in fryers, broilers, and flat tops. Cooking would also include the restaurants …

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