1140 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 452-8975 Fax: (202) 452-9054 http://www.propanecouncil.org
The Propane Education & Research Council promotes the safe, efficient use of odorized propane gas as a preferred energy resource through research and development, training and safety programs. The Propane Education and Research Act of 1996 authorized the creation of the Council, and propane producers and marketers in a referendum voted overwhelmingly to approve its formation.
The facts on fuel treatment, new ways to reach and train technicians, and more!
Propane industry looking to capitalize on momentum gained last year as incentives, product availability continues to improve.
October 28, 2014
The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) introduced a new cost calculator app and sales tool at GIE+EXPO 2014.
A quick recap of the top six greenindustrypros.com headlines from the month of August. Catch up on these important stories in just 5 minutes.
August 20, 2014
The launch of the new logo and brand identity aims to increase consideration of propane as a clean, affordable and American-made alternative to conventional fuels.
August 6, 2014
PERC donates propane-powered equipment to Blue Ridge Parkway, helping to reduce emissions and operating costs.
July 9, 2014
The Propane Education & Research Council has joined AASHE to inform higher education institutions on the benefits of using clean, low-emission propane equipment as part of their sustainability initiatives.
May 7, 2014
The new EPA-certified propane mower conversion kits by Hendrix Progressive Fuel Technologies qualify for a $500 PERC incentive.
January 15, 2014
Fleet professionals attending the Work Truck Show can test drive propane autogas vehicles at the PERC-sponsored ride and drive.
Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) outlines exactly how it plans to reach its goal of 10% market share in the commercial mower industry.
Adoption of propane-powered mowers is pickup up speed among landscape contractors, and the propane association wants to increase market share from 3% to 10%.
April 26, 2013
Over a 200,000-mile lifecycle, a typical fleet can expect to see fuel cost savings of $50,000 or more, according to the company.
January 16, 2013
Buy a new 36- to 72-inch propane-fueled commercial mower in 2013 and get a $1,000 rebate. Convert an existing mower to propane and receive $500.
October 30, 2012
PERC is partnering with up to 300 commercial mower dealers across the nation, offering them a propane-fueled mower that their lawn and landscape contractor customers can test in the field.
May 30, 2012
Propane Council offers end-users a $1,000 incentive to take part in propane mower research.
PERC demonstrates how to re-fuel propane-powered vehicles.
As lawn maintenance contractors look to reduced both operating costs and their carbon footprint, propane lawn mowers, now offered by many leading manufacturers, are becoming more popular.