Jan 01, 2018
Is propane more expensive than heating oil?Yes. All fuels are rated based on their heat content. The unit of measure is a British Thermal Unit (BTU), which is the amount of energy needed to raise one pound of water one degree. Heating oil contains 140,000 BTUs per gallon, whereas propane contains only 91,300 BTUs per gallon.
Mar 01, 2017
R–22, more commonly known as Freon, has been the standard refrigerant used in air conditioning equipment for most of the last 50 years. The majority of the air conditioning equipment in this country still uses R-22, a hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) compound containing a chlorine molecule.
Sep 01, 2016
Winter Snow & Ice: 5 Things You Can Do
Undoubtedly, the cold weather this winter will bring our share of ice and snow.
Jun 01, 2016
Several customers have written or called asking us to consider offering online bill pay. This quarter, our Q&A segment discusses our thought process with regard to online bill pay.
Mar 01, 2016
What caused oil prices to collapse?In a few words, fracking and horizontal drilling. In 2008, U.S. oil production was 5 million barrels per day after steadily declining from a peak of 9.6 million barrels per day in 1970.
Jan 01, 2016
This quarter, our Q&A segment discusses Hart & Iliff ’s winter fuel deliveries.