According to AAA, the average price of a gallon of gasoline has skyrocketed 45 cents in the last 31 days, marking the fastest increase since 2005. The same report says that retail gasoline prices have climbed for 33 consecutive days. With such historically high prices, there’s never been a better time to switch to commercial propane to power your fleet vehicles, buses, work trucks, forklifts, lawn equipment and more.
Propane services can meet the performance needs of high-mileage, high-runtime vehicles. Ranging from police cruisers to bus and truck fleets, a number of vehicles can benefit from versatile, reliable and cheap propane. Unlike gasoline, which AAA Mid-Atlantic Spokesperson John Townsend says has reached the most expensive it’s ever been in the dead of winter, vehicle operators using propane service can earn alternative fuel tax credits of 50 cents per every gallon of propane sold. Continue reading “Don’t Pay More for Gasoline — Switch to Commercial Propane for Vehicles” »
Still looking for a romantic Valentine’s Day idea for you and your sweetheart? The good news is you don’t have to venture much further than your own home! Mother Nature and Cupid are getting together for a special Valentine’s Day bonus — snow. The forecast is calling for wintry weather this week, and what’s more romantic than a homemade dinner for two with a blanket of fresh fallen snow as your backdrop?
Show your Valentine just how much s/he means to you and get the most out of your propane home by preparing a romantic dinner using your residential propane grill from ThompsonGas. Here are a few savory recipes for propane home grilling inspiration.
Grilled Filet Mignon with Gorgonzola Cream Sauce
Recipe and photo c/o AllRecipes.com
Serving Size: 4
4 cups heavy cream
4 cups heavy cream
3 ounces crumbled Gorgonzola cheese
3 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
3/4 teaspoon salt
3/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
4 (8 ounce) filets beef tenderloin
1 pinch lemon pepper
1 pinch garlic powder
1 pinch onion powder
salt and ground black pepper to taste
12 slices thick sliced bacon, chopped
4 green onions, chopped Continue reading “Turn Up the Heat This Valentine’s Day with Home Propane” »
Looking for a fun way to teach your kids about propane gas service? Then visit the Propane Education & Research Council’s fun, interactive multimedia website calledPropaneKids.com. The site features games and other interactive activities that teach kids about the many uses and safety precautions of home propane. Withresidential propane activities like this checklist, parents can help promote the importance of propane safety education and help children understand good safety habits at a young age. Continue reading “Educate Your Kids about Residential Propane Safety” »