Renewable Propane and the Carbon Cycle

February 26, 2024

Propane, rPG and other renewable liquid gases and fuels can decarbonize homes and businesses. As we consider an all-of-the-above strategy to deal with climate change, we must consider the total carbon impact that our energy choices …

Propane is Decarbonizing School Bus Fleets

January 31, 2024

Renewable propane autogas will provide affordable, effective greenhouse gas reduction. School is back in session, and propane is increasingly earning top grades for decarbonization. This month, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced its latest Clean School …

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Renewable Propane Gas (rPG) Is in Michigan’s Energy Future

December 21, 2023

This article by Tom Jaenicke (Executive Director of the Renewable Propane Alliance) first appeared in the Winter 2023 issue of the Michigan Propane Journal from the Michigan Propane Gas Association. There has been a movement in …

4 Ways Propane Is Leading the Way in Carbon Reduction

November 30, 2023

Conventional and renewable propane lower greenhouse gas emissions. Combating climate change requires a comprehensive strategy that lowers carbon emissions across many sectors. This means embracing all available low-carbon energy sources. Right now, propane is playing …

How is Renewable Propane Used Today?

October 27, 2023

It’s already powering the transportation and industrial sectors. For over 100 years, Americans have used propane in countless residential and commercial functions. Once Walter O. Snelling’s pioneering research made it possible to trap lighter hydrocarbons …

Renewable Propane Expands in the Northeast

September 22, 2023

Major rPG deliveries signal expanding access to this green fuel. Today, most people agree that we must explore every possible avenue to decarbonize how we power our vehicles, heat our homes and fuel our residential …

Understanding Carbon Intensity

August 31, 2023

Renewable propane has a lower carbon impact than other energy sources. Everyone agrees that climate change is a genuine existential threat to our planet, and we must adjust our energy usage to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. …

Forced Electrification Isn’t the Emissions Solution

July 21, 2023

Renewable propane and other green fuels must be in the energy mix. We all agree that climate change is one of the great challenges of our time. We need to work together to find solutions …

Renewable Energy Production and Wildfire Mitigation Efforts

June 26, 2023

Forest waste, woody biomass and renewable propane production Wildfires have been in the news lately, with the blazes in Canada causing significant air quality issues in the eastern United States. Wildfires put lives and homes …

Renewable Propane Feedstocks 101

May 26, 2023

An array of recycled and organic products goes into rPG production. How do renewable propane producers create a product that offers the efficient, clean-burning energy generation of conventional propane while massively lowering its carbon intensity? They …