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New for Construction Jobsites: Solar/Propane Lighting

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) and Magnum Power Products have teamed up to create a new lighting source for jobsites. It’s a solar-power light tower with a propane-fueled backup called the Magnum MLT4000S Solar Hybrid Light Tower. This …

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Engine Performance Below Zero Degrees: Not a Problem!

One of the additional “pros” of propane: engines running on the fuel have no problem running at colder-than-average temperatures. As reported in NGT News recently: “Blue Bird…student-services fleets that were running propane buses during the recent ‘polar vortex’ reported no …

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Tee Off on a Green Golf Course

For most of us, scheduling a tee time isn’t something we do in December, but it is the ideal time for golf course owners and managers to think about propane. Propane and Golf? With the ever-changing technology to create a …

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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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AutoGas is Gaining Traction: Government Fleets

Law enforcement fleets, including police, security, and traffic enforcement vehicles, require a versatile, reliable fuel. Propane can meet the performance needs of high-mileage, high-runtime vehicles that range from large, powerful police cruisers to smaller, more maneuverable scooters. Law enforcement agencies, …

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Propane on a Mission

  The National Renewable Energy Laboratory recently reported on the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park (NHP). It is an 826-acre urban site in San Antonio, Texas and contains the largest collection of Spanish colonial cultural resources in the United …

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Hernando County, FL Makes the Switch from Gasoline to Propane

This spring, Hernando County, FL converted their gasoline-powered mowers to propane. Our Metro Lawn Conversion Trainer Dave Calver completed the conversion on-site, along with the Hernando County staff, including the superintendent. Making the switch to AmeriGas propane AutoGas is easy. …

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Ensure that your guests ‘Sleep Tight, and Don’t Let the Bedbugs Bite!’

The Cicadas are coming this Spring and there is nothing we can do about it. But bedbugs, that’s a different story. Unlike Cicadas that only surface once every seventeen years,  bedbugs are a constant threat, infesting homes and businesses by hiding and …

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Landscaping Company Saves $10,000 With Switch to Propane

Master Trimmers, a 10-year-old lawn and landscaping business in Marshfield, MO, converted two of its commercial mowers to propane in March, a few months before the business’ summertime peak. Dustin Leighty, the company’s founder and president, was optimistic that propane …

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