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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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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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Savings This Upcoming Season: Heating Your Home With Propane

The heating and cooling systems in a home use the most energy, so it’s the single area where you can save the most. Fall is the ideal time for homeowners to have a trained, qualified professional — such as a …

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Propane Safety for Your Family During Hurricane Season

Later this month marks the year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. It was recorded as the most destructive hurricane of the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season in United States history. Each year, hurricanes endanger the lives of thousands of people and cause …

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Savings This Upcoming Season: Water Heaters

We have officially fallen into Fall and are well on our way towards Winter. It’s at this time of year when everyone is preparing for the cooler weather ahead and the increased energy bills it brings in with the chill. …

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The Propane Heat and Power Incentive Program

The Propane Heat and Power Incentive program is designed to encourage construction professionals, homeowners, and businesses to adopt new propane-fueled products for residential and commercial use. Sponsored by the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC), the program provides a financial …

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