While sky-high propane prices are causing hardships for many businesses and homeowners, they’re also helping generate interest in renewable alternatives such as wood, solar and geothermal. Companies that sell solar thermal, …
Most people know propane as the fuel in a white container attached to a barbecue grill. But propane has long proven its versatility for heating homes, heating water, cooking, drying clothes, fueling gas fireplaces, and as an alternative fuel for …
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 manager for …
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 …
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 …
Propane leaks will most often occur at fittings and connections ... Although portable leak detectors have dropped in price, I still like using soapy water to do the job. …
Propane in the Midwest advanced to records as a cold front increased demand for heating with inventories below normal levels and pipelines constrained by service changes. This week’s weather front is colder than the government forecast, …
They can’t afford propane to heat their homes. The price of propane is skyrocketing. At the beginning of last week, 200 gallons cost $459. At 9 a.m. Friday, the price was $799. By 10 a.m., it was $1,027, said Robert Owen, director of the …
Sherrie Baker at Midstate Co-op in Ellensburg has taken calls in the past few weeks from mostly rural Kittitas County residents asking if the firm is out of propane gas or is running low. Baker says the callers likely have been watching …
This has been a tough winter for the more than 400,000 Oklahomans who rely on propane for heat and fuel, with prices spiking to an average of more than $4 per gallon in late January. Propane has never been so expensive, and there are …