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Kevin Yanik is the senior editor of LP Gas Magazine. Contact him at kyanik@northcoastmedia.net or 216-706-3724.

Posts by Kevin Yanik

How to better focus on driver safety Posted on 15 Jun 2017 in the Current Issue & Featured categories.

America’s roads have become a dangerous place, forcing propane retailers to adapt in a variety of ways. Read more»

Ohio transportation company unveils $1.6 million autogas system Posted on 10 May 2017 in the Autogas & News categories.

A regional public transportation system completed a new propane autogas fueling station that will support a bus fleet of at least 80 vehicles. Read more»

Session offers propane industry insights into motor vehicle accidents Posted on 22 Apr 2017 in the News & Safety and Training & Technology categories.

Del Lisk, vice president of safety services at Lytx Inc., explored the causes of motor vehicle accidents in the propane industry during an educational session at the Propane Expo. Read more»

Retailers, association execs discuss gallon growth Posted on 21 Apr 2017 in the Events & News & Southeastern convention & State associations categories.

Warm Thoughts Communications' Growing Gallons Conference brings state association executives and propane retailers together for a day of discussion. Read more»

Propane industry celebrates induction of 2017 Hall of Fame class Posted on 20 Apr 2017 in the Featured & Hall of Fame & News categories.

The LP Gas Hall of Fame enshrined its sixth class of inductees April 20 at the Omni Nashville Hotel in downtown Nashville, Tennessee, ahead of the NPGA Southeastern Convention & International Propane Expo. Read more»

Virgin Islands power generation project takes next step Posted on 06 Apr 2017 in the News & Power generation categories.

The U.S. Virgins Islands Water and Power Authority is investing in a power plant that will include three Wärtsilä 34SG-LPG engines running on propane. Read more»

LP Gas Hall of Fame profile: Darrel Reifschneider Posted on 31 Mar 2017 in the Current Issue & Featured & Hall of Fame categories.

Former Manchester Tank CEO Darrel Reifschneider served as a safety advocate with his company’s development of the OPD valve. Read more»

EIA offers look into dynamics of West Coast propane supply Posted on 30 Mar 2017 in the News & Supply and Pricing categories.

Production of LP gas increased in all regions of the United States last year except on the West Coast, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Read more»

LP Gas Hall of Fame profile: Theodore Lemoff Posted on 29 Mar 2017 in the Current Issue & Featured & Hall of Fame categories.

Longtime NFPA engineer and staff liaison Theodore Lemoff offered direction and clarity on propane safety codes and standards. Read more»

Is it me or are the roads less safe? Posted on 16 Mar 2017 in the Blue Flame Blog categories.

The men and women who transport propane across America's roads each day face a number of safety hazards. Read more»