Why Propane?

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Over 48 million homes and businesses use propane for water and space heating, generating power, and much more. There are some great reasons to choose propane.

Propane is reliable

Unlike electricity, which is dependent on a central provider, you can have your own propane supply at your home, business or farm, giving you a clean, reliable source of energy, no matter what happens. And with 100% of propane manufactured domestically, you can feel confident knowing that you're using a dependable commodity that's made right here, in the USA.

Propane is safe

Propane has a remarkable safety record, due in large part to the strict codes and regulations developed by the propane industry and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Though rare, a leak can be easily detected due to an added odorant.

Propane is good value

Depending on which and how many systems you are replacing, propane can reduce your energy costs by up to 70% and increase total efficiency and useful life. It burns hotter and more efficiently than many other energy sources, powering many high-performance and energy-efficient appliances.

Propane is clean and green

Propane is one of the cleanest, lightest, simplest hydrocarbons. Propane is so clean that it’s not even considered a greenhouse gas. In fact, Propane is an approved alternative fuel listed in both the Clean Air Act of 1990 and the National Energy Policy Act of 1992 and 2005.

Frequently Asked Questions

Did you know?

Propane won’t ignite when combined with air unless the source of ignition reaches 940° F.

It has the lowest flammability range of any alternative fuel.