Propane Council Funding Consumer Education

WASHINGTON (November 18, 2016) — The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC), meeting this month in Naples, Fla., approved a $40.7 million budget for 2017 that will include the consumer education campaign, safety and training programs, the Partnership with States... Read more

Propane as a Green Energy

Propane has been a widely-used source of clean burning fuel for several decades. Recently there has been an increased interest in propane gas supplies as a result of a societal commitment to utilizing “green” energy sources with a lower environmental... Read more

What is Propane Gas?

Propane gas is a type of liquefied petroleum that is popularly used for home and grill heating, water heating, dryers, vehicles, appliances and many other residential and commercial purposes that require efficient or portable heat. It is sometimes referred to... Read more

What is a Gas Insert and How Does it Work with Propane?

Propane gas inserts are used to replace outdated, drafty, inefficient and often dangerous zero clearance or masonry fireplaces. Because they are powered by propane gas, they are easily controllable and far easier to operate and maintain than other fireplaces. If... Read more

Why is Propane Gas Used as Fuel?

As one of the most energy and cost-efficient and cleanest burning sources of fuel currently available, propane gas has been used for decades to power a wide range of different types of vehicles, residential and commercial appliances, fireplaces, water heaters,... Read more

How Does an Endless Water Heater Work?

Tankless water heaters seem almost magical sometimes, providing you with immediate and endless hot water and allowing you to use it even when water using appliances like the dishwasher or clothes washer are being run. However, the technology behind them... Read more

How Do Wood Pellet Fireplaces Work?

Wood pellet fireplaces offer an efficient way to heat a home using a renewable energy source. If you are looking for heat sources outside of propane fireplaces, wood pellet stoves maintain the look of traditional woodstoves, but operate more efficiently... Read more

What is a Direct Vent Fireplace?

Direct vent fireplaces are commonly installed as an alternative or upgrade to traditional fireplaces when remodeling or building a home, as they can be vented directly to the outside without requiring a chimney. Traditional fireplaces utilize indoor air for combustion... Read more

What is a gas fireplace insert?

We will tell you What is a gas fireplace insert. Propane gas inserts are installed inside a masonry fireplace to increase efficiency, improve safety, and to create a reliable and easy to use heat source. By adding a thermostat and... Read more

How does a propane fireplace work?

Propane fireplaces have become one of the most popular options for supplemental home heating. There are many advantages and few disadvantages. Propane fireplaces are energy efficient, flexible and easy to operate compared to traditional fireplaces. But how does a propane... Read more