OTTAWA -- A shortage of propane in parts of Central Canada has suppliers scrambling to find extra fuel and rural consumers fuming about skyrocketing prices. The Canadian Propane Association insists there is no supply shortage …
Photo by Tony Omer A propane price war on Martha’s Vineyard has pushed prices lower than national and regional averages, creating savings for Islanders who use propane to heat their water and homes. But the war may be near its …
With the cost of propane soaring and supplies low, learning that another blast of cold arctic air is on the way Sunday was the last thing Dave Fitzgerald of Philip wanted to hear. "Prices are terribly high and the supply is terrible," the owner of ...
LANSING — Sue Rudd doesn't know what to do. Her propane tank is about to run out, but she doesn't have the nearly $800 to buy 200 gallons of propane at $3.94 per gallon -- more than twice what she usually pays. "I don't know where …
Jan 23 (Reuters) - Spot propane prices in the U.S. Midwest jumped more than $1 to a record near $5 a gallon on Thursday, traders and brokers said, as frigid temperatures spur demand for the heating fuel in a region where supplies …
Area residents who rely on propane gas to heat their homes during the winter aren’t facing the price scares that surfaced three years ago. A check of a bulletin issued earlier this month by the Missouri Division of Energy shows that the …
Mainers looking for alternatives to expensive oil heat have an unexpected option: propane. In a rare instance during a Maine winter, the cost of heating with propane is roughly equal to burning oil. Propane heat typically is more costly …
Days after an unprecedented price spike, there's new hope for Oklahomans using propane to keep warm. While the price is getting cheaper, it won't fall as fast as it jumped. Several factors contributed to the propane price spike, but state …
KNOB NOSTER, Mo. — From a bay window in her home on the prairie, Angela Hostetler stares out at the six huge chicken barns out back. They hold 156,000 chickens, and when she and her husband, Mardy, purchased the farm two …
The price of propane is up as well. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the fuel had an average price in Iowa of $4.71 per gallon Jan. 27, compared to $2.58 just a week earlier and $1.90 just before Christmas. …