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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,...

2014-01-13 04:20:17

HOUSTON, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eCORP UK, a subsidiary of privately held eCORP International, LLC, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Farm-out Agreement (the "Agreement") with Total E&P UK Limited ("Total"), along with partners Island Gas Limited, Egdon Resources U.K. Limited and GP Energy Limited (a subsidiary of Dart Energy Limited). The Agreement has been made in respect of two large UK Onshore Petroleum Exploration and Development Licences, PEDL 139 and...

2014-01-10 16:20:15

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Petroleum Association Friday thanked Governor Tom Corbett for his prompt action to temporarily waive certain restrictions on commercial drivers to help ensure uninterrupted deliveries of heating oil and propane gas. "We want to thank Governor Corbett taking this action to help petroleum product distributors meet our customers' demand for heating oil and propane as a result of the recent frigid temperatures and the snow...

2014-01-10 12:21:39

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To ensure that much-needed heating fuel can reach Pennsylvanians with no interruptions, PennDOT has temporarily waived certain restrictions on commercial drivers to allow for the smooth delivery of heating oil and propane gas to homes and businesses for heating purposes. "With the repeated winter-weather events and bitterly cold temperatures Pennsylvania has endured recently, Governor Corbett has acted quickly so homeowners...

2014-01-07 23:22:54

Company is the first in autogas industry to earn global certification for Gilbarco® Encore® S LPG retail dispenser. Georgetown, Texas (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 As alternative fuel technology continues to advance, CleanFUEL USA, an industry leader in propane autogas technology, has taken additional steps to meet the most rigorous standards for propane autogas refueling by gaining Underwriters Laboratories (UL) listing for the industry leading Gilbarco Encore S liquefied petroleum...

2014-01-01 08:20:03

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Propane is one of the safest forms of energy for your home or business. According to John McCormack, Superior Propane's National Technical Specialist, "In extremely cold conditions, especially nearing -40 C, there may not be enough vapour pressure in your tank to keep your appliance working properly. Some people believe the propane in their tank has "gelled", but what is really happening is that the liquid propane isn't boiling as vigorously...


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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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