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The hard work of change

July 20, 2017 - By

The No. 1 effort for gallon growth by marketers, as listed in the recent National Propane Gas Association strategic plan survey,... read more

UPS increases commitment to alternative fuels

July 20, 2017 - By

By 2020, UPS plans to have 25 percent of their ground fleet run on alternative fuels, including propane. read more

Analyzing demand data to clarify propane supply picture

July 17, 2017 - By

For the week ending July 7, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported a significant recovery in U.S. export activity.... read more

In the Know: Problem customers

July 13, 2017 - By

Propane Resources' Cooper Wilburn discusses firing customers who are a drain on company resources. read more

Fossil fuel consumption down, but not out

July 6, 2017 - By

Fossil fuels remain the dominant U.S. energy source, despite decreases in coal usage and an increased reliance on renewable energy sources. read more

US propane production on the rise in 2017

July 5, 2017 - By and

Growth in U.S. propane production has slowed from the breakneck pace of recent years, but it's still on the rise in 2017. read more

US propane exports fall as days of supply continue to recover

June 26, 2017 - By

It's important for propane retailers to know the latest trends that could impact their access to propane and their ability to serve the domestic market. read more

US propane export growth continues to accelerate

June 22, 2017 - By

U.S. crude and petroleum exports increased in recent years, and propane exports have accelerated significantly, the Energy Information Administration reports. read more

Defining and analyzing speculative propane positions

June 19, 2017 - By and

A majority of traders are in the propane business in some way, shape or form. read more

Petrochemical companies backing away from propane

June 12, 2017 - By and

Propane inventory has increased 10.774 million barrels since its first build for this year, which occurred during the week ending April 21. read more