Why should I consider a propane fireplace?

December 2, 2019

Most of us love the warm, inviting glow of a wood-burning fireplace –especially during the holiday season. But few of us enjoy the work it takes to get that fire set up (or cleaned up afterward). The good news is you can get that same evening in front of the fire at the click of […]

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Keep an Eye on Your Propane Supply…

November 4, 2019

We’ve already gotten an early taste of winter here in Southwest Iowa, with more cold weather on the way in the weeks and months to come. With unseasonably cool temperatures reaching into the 20s as early as mid-October this year, you may have used more propane than usual during fall’s first month and a half. […]

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10 Things You Might Not Know About Propane Gas

October 7, 2019

If you’re a Pelgas customer (or plan to become one), you’re probably already aware of the many environmental benefits and advantages of propane compared to other sources of home energy. But how well do you really know propane? Here are 10 fun facts you might not know about propane gas: The founder of the propane […]

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What Are the Advantages of Using Propane Autogas for My Fleet?

September 9, 2019

For years, autogas – also known as liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) or simply propane – has been one of the best-kept secrets in vehicle fuel in North America. But smart fleet managers are beginning to discover the autogas advantage: from San Diego’s Metropolitan Transit System’s minibuses to airport shuttles, school bus fleets and hundreds of […]

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Propane Summer Upgrades for Your Southwest Iowa Home

August 5, 2019

There’s still six weeks of summer 2019 to enjoy – and with this great season come some of the best ways to use clean, green propane gas both inside and outside your Southwest Iowa home. Propane can help you get the most out of your summer by: Keeping your family and home safe – Severe summer weather […]

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Severe Weather Preparedness in Your Propane-Powered Home

July 1, 2019

Severe weather is a summer staple here in Southwest Iowa, and the heavy rain, hail, and high winds that we often encounter this time of year can lead to inconvenient – or even dangerous –power outages. One of the best ways to cope with those power outages is to install a propane backup generator* (sometimes called […]

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Why Use Propane Gas for Your Southwest Iowa Farm?

June 3, 2019

More than 800,000 American farms use propane gas today, and with good reason: propane is a reliable, efficient energy source whose versatility makes is an almost perfect fuel for any farm or agribusiness. Why choose propane to power your Southwest Iowa farm? Consider these benefits: Versatility – Propane can be used to power just about anything […]

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Ready for Your Memorial Day Barbecue?

May 6, 2019

Memorial Day is fast approaching, unofficially kicking off the start of summer for lots of friends and neighbors in and around Southwest Iowa. If you plan to feed some of those hungry people from your propane barbecue, that’s great –just make sure you have enough propane gas to last through your holiday grill-a-thon! We can […]

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Propane: the Earth-friendly fuel for your Southwest Iowa farm

April 15, 2019

Forty-nine years ago this month, Senator Gaylord Nelson ushered in the first annual Earth Day – an event designed to inspire a new generation of ideas to preserve and protect our planet. Of course, farmers have been pretty good at that job for a while, with a whole bag of tricks for getting sustainable production […]

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Propane cylinder safety reminders

March 4, 2019

Spring is on its way to Iowa, and soon it will be time to fire up the propane grill and get cooking! Just remember to handle your propane cylinders safely. Here are some reminders for how to do it: Propane cylinder handling and filling Always get your propane cylinders refilled by a qualified distributor. Propane […]