Under the bill, the state would guarantee up to
The Assembly approved the bill 94-1 Thursday. The proposal now goes to the state
The governor announced Thursday that
The state will contract for transportation of the propane from the utility sites to propane dealers where supply is needed. Utilities use propane for backup fuel and natural gas supply augmentation.
The utilities will be replenished this summer by the state, according to a release.
For the third week in a row, the average price of a gallon of propane in
According to the
The average price of propane in the state peaked this winter in late January at
Nationally, the average price per gallon dropped this week to
An unusually cold winter combined with record propane exports, a wet fall that required Midwest farmers to use more propane than usual to dry their corn, and pipeline issues have all contributed to the rising costs, according to the EIA.
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