"It is leading to very extreme prices," said Eldon Meyers, operations manager of K&H Energy, Clear Lake. "The highest I have ever seen it before is $2.32, and I’ve been here 24 years," he added. "It was $4.04 today. We’re more than a $1.50 …
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 …
Things are looking down, in a good way, in the propane market. Propane prices continue moderating from record highs but remain higher than typical for this time of year, as the nation's energy infrastructure and companies tried to get …
LANSING — Many Michiganders and other Midwesterners are struggling to stay warm amid a propane shortage that's lasted for weeks ... ensure that rising propane prices aren't due to excessive speculation and seek additional funding …
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 …
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. …
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 …
The Wisconsin Assembly has passed a bill that would create a new loan program to offset high propane prices. Under the bill, the state would guarantee up to $2,500 in loans to purchase propane or other heating supplies and pay down …
A propane shortage responsible for a massive price spike in the Midwest and on the East Coast is beginning to have a similar effect in Montana. Extreme temperatures and excessive snow in the eastern parts of the country prompted a …
Heat over the price of propane might be cooling, as residential prices for the fuel have dropped more than $1 a gallon in recent weeks — though prices are still nearly double what they were last fall. Propane reached a record high of $4.61 …