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Origin Engines, PERC Launch Certified 9.1-Liter Propane Irrigation Engine

Original article appears at propane.com. In January, the Propane Education & Research Council and Origin Engines are announcing the release of a new, emissions-certified, 9.1-liter propane irrigation engine that will provide producers with a reliable and cost-effective alternative to expensive …

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Guidelines For A Worry-Free Winter

  Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow…and when it does, help us keep you warm this winter by remembering some helpful tips to ensure your propane appliances run smoothly and continuously throughout the winter.  Remove snow and …

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Space Heating: Propane options for homeowners

Propane is one of the most versatile space heating fuels on the market, letting homeowners choose from a wide range of propane-powered solutions to meet a variety of needs. Homeowners can choose from propane-powered furnaces, boilers, or hybrid systems that …

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4 Comparison Points: Propane vs Electric Forklifts

If your business depends on forklifts to operate, you need to make an important decision: which fuel to use. The top two to compare are propane and electric. Here are 4 comparison points you need to consider: 1. Power/Torque. Propane forklifts …

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Restaurants & Propane: Interesting industry statistics

Restaurants use propane in a variety of ways. The most obvious, cooking, is one of only several applications. Restaurants also use propane for hot water, space heat, patio heat and generators. Let’s take a look at some interesting restaurant industry …

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Propane Safety Steps

Propane safety is very important for both businesses and families alike. Be prepared from the cold winters to the summer grilling season by following these steps to keep safe and happy year round: Mark the location of your tank. The …

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History of Propane Powered Forklifts

Forklifts are a staple and an indispensable piece of equipment in manufacturing and warehousing operations, and they have been around for longer than most would suspect. Forklifts have been around for almost a century. In 1917, Clark Material Handling Company began …

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H&S Bakery Delivers Bread and Sustainability with Alt Fuel Vehicles

H&S Bakery, a long-standing provider of hearth-baked goods in Baltimore, unveiled its fleet of clean-operating alternatively fueled vehicles today. “We want our customers and community to know that we are investing in them and working hard to meet our sustainability …

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Visit from Overseas: Delegates 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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