On the rise Propane prices averaged $2.43/gallon in Minnesota, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. That was the highest since the EIA began tracking prices in October 1990, and it’s up 51 percent over January 2013. …
HIBBING — Last winter was something of a worst-case scenario for propane prices. Joe Stariha, Como Propane and Oil co-president, even called it a “perfect storm,” — in a bad way. While increased exports of the heating fuel certainly …
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 …
A propane shortage across northwestern Ohio and in 23 other states is forcing rationing and has doubled the fuel’s price among some area retailers. For 100 gallons of propane — a 10- to 14-day supply in extreme cold — someone could …
MASON CITY | Propane prices climbed to more than $4 per gallon on Thursday as cold weather throughout the Midwest and East Coast continued to increase demand. "It is leading to very extreme prices," said Eldon Meyers, operations …
Just like gasoline, folks are seeing a drop in propane prices as well this year. Propane dealers say the cost of propane is about $1 cheaper per gallon this year compared to last year. Industry insiders say last year there was a national …
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(Updates prices in paragraphs 1-6; Changes headline; Adds detail about 2013 inventories in same period) By Robert Gibbons Jan 23 Spot propane prices in the U.S. Midwest jumped more than $1 to a record near $5 a gallon on …
Re: “Midwest cold snap spikes propane prices in Colorado,” Jan. 30 business news story. Your article outlines many of the reasons why Americans across the country are paying record prices to heat their homes with propane. However, …
Last winter propane prices spiked from less than two dollars per gallon in December to more than five dollars per gallon in January. The spike was driven by a record year for the need to dry grain, an unusually cold and early winter, and record …
Fuel prices across the board have been falling since September, although the cost of gasoline has been dropping faster than propane. With winter in full force, some home heating consumers are wondering why. Patrick Montrose, who lives …