The Bobtail

Propane Days and the Return to In-Person Congressional Meetings
January 26, 2023

NPGA is excited to announce the 2023 Annual and Board of Directors Meeting and Propane Days is happening June 4-7. The Marketers Section, Scholarsh...

Comments: FTC Energy Labelling Rule
January 26, 2023

On Tuesday, January 31, 2023, the comment period will close on the Federal Trade Commission’s Energy Labeling Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemak...

See You Monday – Join the PropanePAC for a Night of Jazz
January 26, 2023

The PropanePAC is hosting a reception at Maison Bourbon, one of the oldest live jazz clubs in New Orleans, on January 30th from 5:45 PM to 7:45 PM....

Representative Mike Thompson Visits AmeriGas
January 26, 2023

AmeriGas hosted Congressman Mike Thompson (CA-4) at their Cotati, CA, location on January 20, 2023. Joe Connell, Territory Manager for AmeriGas, we...

NPGA’s Funding Resources Page
January 26, 2023

Federal and state grants are opportunities to fund propane safety programs.  The NPGA Funding Resources page lists member grant opportunities. Con...

Join NPGA’s Benchmarking Council
January 26, 2023

The NPGA Benchmarking Council provides opportunities for propane marketers to discuss business practices with other marketers who share the same ch...

Apprenticeships Help Recruit, Train, and Retain Employees
January 26, 2023

The challenges of dealing with fewer workers in the workforce has made NPGA’s Registered Apprenticeship Program valuable to the industry as a too...

RBN Energy Weekly Supply Update
January 26, 2023

Inventories are performing better than industry expectations.  The RBN Energy analysis shows that U.S. propane stocks fell by 1 MMbbl, which puts ...

February Heating Degree Days
January 25, 2023

Despite regional variations, overall the U.S. experienced slightly more heating degree days in February 2022 than the month’s 10-year average.  ...

Gas Stove Update: Steve Kaminski
January 19, 2023

I have been thrilled with the outpouring of support for energy choice as it pertains to gas stoves—from the halls of Congress to the grassroots d...

NPGA submits comment on EPA Request for Information (RFI) on Port Funding
January 19, 2023

On Wednesday, January 18, 2023, NPGA commented on a RFI from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).  The EPA published the RFI in order to sol...

Forced Electrification on Fox News
January 19, 2023

Mike Taylor of Combined Energy Services recently discussed the pitfalls of forced electrification in New York on Fox News with Stuart Varney.  See...