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2012 Propane Pricing Trends from the EIA

Last week the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) published a short article looking back at natural gas liquids prices in 2012.  Besides propane, natural gas liquids include ethane (sometimes included with natural gas), butane (aka lighter fluid, among other uses), …

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Benefits for Your Community and Religious Organizations with AmeriGas

For over fifty years community and religious organizations and their members have depended on AmeriGas for their propane energy needs for one simple reason. We deliver. We not only deliver the economical, environmentally friendly energy they depend on for their …

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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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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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