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Back-Up Power with Propane

As hurricane Sandy batters the NE with wind and rain, power outages are expected to be widespread across the nation’s most populated area.  But it’s not just hurricanes that disrupt the electric power supply to millions of homes across the …

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Hurricane Sandy Safety Tips

With Hurricane Sandy effecting much of the country and putting 50 million people at risk, we wanted to review propane safety tips before, during and after a hurricane. Also, if you need propane cylinders to power your grills and/or generators, …

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How to Get Help at AmeriGas

With over 8,000 employees nationwide and nearly 900 office locations throughout the U.S., there are a lot of different ways for an AmeriGas customer to get help with service issues or get answers to billing questions.  But before even getting …

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Caveats with Winter Propane Pricing

As we mentioned in the past, there are a handful of caveats to predicting propane process in the short term.  To help gauge prices in the near term, during the winter months beginning in October, the U.S. Energy Information Administration …

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Meet Susan Roush McClenaghan at GIE+EXPO, October 24-26, 2012

Susan Roush-McClenaghan will be at GIE+EXPO October 24-26, 2012 at the Kentucky Expo Center to sign autographs and talk about her propane powered Ford Mustang. Taking to the track in 2006, Susan made her competition debut on the drag racing …

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2012-2013 Winter Spot Pricing Trends

Before looking at spot pricing to try and predict winter propane pricing, it is important to have a good grasp of the role of spot pricing in the total propane price.  Transportation, distribution, safety, taxes, and tank leasing costs all add …

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Understanding Propane Spot Pricing

We’ve talked about long term trends in oil pricing and taken a 25-year view of propane prices but predicting just the next 6 months is fraught with uncertainty.  The geo-political issues and macro-economic factors that affect prices over the long haul …

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23 Million AutoGas Vehicles on the Road by 2020: Is Your Fleet Next?

A new study from Pike Research estimates that there will be 22.6 million autogas vehicles on roads worldwide by 2020. Don’t let your fleet miss out on the many benefits of converting to propane autogas. Dependable, low-emission converted propane vehicles …

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AmeriGas United Way Co-Chairs Receive Champions for Impact Award

AmeriGas Employee Relations Manager Joe Geeter and UGI Risk Analyst Jim Crossan were named the 2011 Employee Campaign Chairs of the Year by the United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania (now part of the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern …

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