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2014-01-30 16:22:36

ST. PAUL, Minn., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CHS Inc. (NASDAQ: CHSCP), the nation's leading farmer-owned cooperative and a global energy, grains and foods company, announced today it will contribute $25,000 to the Keep Wisconsin Warm Fund and $25,000 to HeatShare, administered by the Minnesota Salvation Army. Both programs are assisting individuals and families impacted by extremely cold temperatures and propane shortages. The CHS Foundation, the independent giving entity of CHS...

2014-01-28 16:21:14

SOYO, Angola, January 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Angola LNG today announced the sale of its first LPG cargo from its plant in Soyo, the facility built to create value from Angola's offshore gas resources. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130616/621759-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140128/666844 ) The first cargo was sold to Sonangol, Angola's state oil & gas company, on a Free on Board (FOB) Soyo basis and shipped by the...

2014-01-28 16:20:10

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the direction of Governor Corbett, PennDOT has extended the temporary waiver on certain restrictions on commercial drivers to allow for continued smooth delivery of heating oil and propane gas to homes and businesses for heating purposes. "Winter shows no signs of easing its barrage of bitterly cold weather, and we are extending the waiver to prevent any possibility of people being left without deliveries of fuel," said...

2014-01-24 16:20:51

Get propane and win! U-Haul will be giving away Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos hitch covers. Just tell us your favorite game-day moment. PHOENIX, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the big game quickly approaching on February 2nd, U-Haul International, Inc., is encouraging its customers to stop in and fill up their propane tanks in preparation for Sunday's major event. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140124/LA52402) (Logo:...

2014-01-23 16:21:51

WHIPPANY, N.J., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SPH), a nationwide distributor of propane, fuel oil and related products and services, as well as a marketer of natural gas and electricity, announced today that it has scheduled its Fiscal 2014 First Quarter Results Conference Call for Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 9:00 AM Eastern Time. Analysts, investors and other interested parties are invited to listen to management's discussion of Fiscal 2014...

2014-01-23 16:21:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The supply of propane across the United States is strong. Recent supply data reveals that in 2013 propane production in the United States increased by nearly 1 billion gallons. During the five year period from 2008 through 2013, U.S. propane production increased by 2.6 billion gallons. In the late fall of 2013 a number of separate events occurred that, when combined, exacerbated the effects of the transportation and infrastructure...

2014-01-23 08:24:24

WHIPPANY, N.J., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SPH), a nationwide distributor of propane, fuel oil and related products and services, as well as a marketer of natural gas and electricity, today announced that its Board of Supervisors declared a quarterly distribution of $0.8750 per Common Unit for the three months ended December 28, 2013. This quarterly distribution rate equates to an annualized rate of $3.50 per Common Unit. The distribution is...

2014-01-22 23:24:07

Creative Electronic Products Inc (CEP), the exclusive importers of the Propane GasGenie, has recently engaged a specialist consultant to help develop sales of the Propane GasGenie through retail outlets. London, UK (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 The Propane GasGenie has been selling on Amazon since early last year. And the reaction has been good, with sales growing month by month. It claims to be the only propane gauge that actively warns the user of a propane fuelled BBQ that the gas level has...

2014-01-21 12:22:09

Major Chinese producers to use UOP's Oleflex technology; 16th and 17th licenses for the technology since start of 2011 DES PLAINES, Ill., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, announced today that two Chinese petrochemical producers have selected UOP process technology to help meet growing demand for high-value petrochemicals in China. Shandong Huachao Chemical Co., Ltd. will use the UOP C(4) Oleflex(TM) process to produce isobutylene, a key...

2014-01-15 20:20:05

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a letter to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, the 3,000 mostly small business members of the National Propane Gas Association (NPGA) called on the Secretary to grant regional exemptions from Hours of Service (HOS) regulations for the Midwest and Eastern Service Centers to relieve the pressure on the current propane distribution network. In the fall of 2013, a number of separate events occurred that, when combined,...


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2010-09-24 16:20:41

A gas stove is a cooking device which uses natural gas, propane, butane, Liquefied petroleum gas or other flammable gas as a fuel source. Since the gas pipe network was slow to develop, the success of the gas stove on a commercial level took some time to happen. Gas stoves were invented as early as the 1820's as isolated experiments but it was not until the 1880's that manufactured stoves were sold commercially. The first stoves were large and bulky, but over time they were reduced to fit...

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