LANSING — A propane company must hand over documents and its employees must testify in a state investigation of alleged price gouging and other suspect business practices. Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette obtained a court …
Record low temperatures across the country have produced record high propane prices in Virginia and the U.S. In the past week, Virginia’s average propane gas price shot up from $3.38 a gallon to a record $3.75 a gallon, the U.S. …
VICTOR — Eric Antrim has never seen a time when propane prices in the dead of winter nearly matched heavily discounted summertime prices for the fuel. “Right now, we are 5 cents higher than our summer prices,” said the plant …
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. …
BANGOR — Although average propane costs commonly are listed as single totals, buyers are charged per-gallon rates that differ from the volume used per year. Propane providers use tiers of residential usage per year to determine cost. …
Overcharged Michigan propane customers will get reimbursed. The state AG is suing the largest U.S. provider of residential propane gas for alleged gouging. Average U.S. propane gas prices jumped to $4+ last winter. More than …
The Federal Trade Commission yesterday filed an "administrative complaint against the two big bottled-propane producers -- UGI Corp and its AmeriGas Partners LP affiliate, of King of Prussia, and Blue Rhino (Ferrellgas Partners LP) of …
A doubling of propane prices amid bitterly cold temperatures in the past week in Indiana have strained the budgets of the fuel's mostly rural users and led to widespread rationing by suppliers across the state. Some residents have accused …
As more than half the nation has spent weeks in a deep freeze, the price of propane -- used for everything from heating homes to powering farms -- has skyrocketed, leading Washington lawmakers to question whether producers are …