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pro·pane

(prō'pān),
The 3-carbon member of the alkane series of hydrocarbons.
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pro·pane

(prō'pān)
One of the alkane series of hydrocarbons.
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propane

(prō′pān)
An inflammable odorless, colorless hydrocarbon, C3H8, that is present in natural gas.
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Established by Pat Armentano in 1968, the family-owned and operated company provides propane gas services to residential, commercial and wholesale markets from locations throughout the United States.
While they may dream about liquefied natural gas, utilities are not able to obtain the industry's benchmark Henry Hub rates because they are not in the US, Serafin said, adding that the difference between non-US LNG and propane gas "is not that enormous."
In December, Worcester Superior Court granted the town of Grafton's request for a temporary restraining order prohibiting the railroad from accepting delivery of four 80,000-gallon tanks to store propane gas in North Grafton.
The source confirmed that the Capital's local authority is only a contributing factor in propane gas distribution process, accenting that the local authority is not responsible for gas cylinders' transfer or import or protection the gas trucks coming to the capital.
Cheap alarm clocks were connected to a can filled with fireworks, which were apparently intended to detonate the petrol cans and set off the propane gas.
The Propane gas is stored in red metal gas canisters."
Morocco's propane gas consumption is currently around 2 million tonnes per year, Minister of Energy, Mining, Water and Environment Amina Benkhadra said on Wednesday in El Jadida (190km south of Rabat).AaAa The consumption of propane gas in Morocco has increased by 6% per year mainly because of the use of gas in rural areas, Benkhadra said at the inauguration of propane gas storage and receiving terminal in the Jorf Lasfar port (El Jadida province).
12 -- A propane gas shortage is turning into a regular phenomenon Yemenis are accustomed to by the advent of Ramadan.
Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Valero Marketing & Supply Co., today announced a voluntary recall of the company's propane gas.
The Wings of Wind balloon was tangled in the lines before the canopy broke away and the balloon's propane gas tanks hit the ground.
The tanker arrived hauling 16 million gallons of propane gas, according to Paul Bogan, vice president of operations for Sea-3 Inc., a propane storage terminal and the destination for propane tankers bound for the Granite State.