INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana has reached a settlement with a northwestern Indiana propane supplier that overcharged customers during last winter's propane shortage.
An overabundance of supply caused West Texas Intermediate Crude Oil and Gasoline prices to fall over the last three months.
The fuel business is holding steady after rebounding from a slow start.
With demand for gasoline at historic lows due to consistently high prices and greater declines ahead under a new federal requirement that cars and light trucks have double the fuel efficiency by 2025, Indiana lawmakers have begun looking at alternatives to the gasoline tax for funding constr…
Local township offices and community service agencies are seeing the effects of the propane shortage on rural residents, where the fuel is commonly used for home heating.
The propane shortage is putting a big spotlight on a usually low-profile industry, with dealers making an epic effort to keep customers supplied.
Keith Nicholson prepares to fill his propane delivery truck at Momence Bottled Gas, in Momence, Ill., in sub-zero temperatures Friday morning. Momence Bottled Gas is dealing with the national propane shortage by hunting down propane supply as far away as Kansas and Texas.
Keith Nicholson prepares to fill his propane delivery truck at Momence Bottled Gas, in Momence, Ill., during this past winter's propane crisis. Supplies of propane have since rebounded and some community agencies now have a "summer fill" aid program that can provide low-income customers up t…
Gas prices fell to their lowest monthly average last year in November, and are expected to continue to decline.
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INDIANAPOLIS | The Republican-controlled chambers of the Indiana General Assembly separately approved competing plans Thursday that both give big tax breaks to Hoosier companies.
SPRINGFIELD | Gov. Pat Quinn declared an emergency Monday aimed at addressing the lingering shortage of propane.
Steve Bolin, right, from Hoekstra Transportation, chats with LaPorte Fire Chief Andy Snyder about the propane fuel to be used in the city's two new TransPorte vehicles.
LaPorte Mayor Blair Milo introduces the city's two new propane powered TransPorte vehicles Thursday.
LaPorte resident David Heinold, left, and Gary Evers of NIRPC sit in one of LaPorte's two new propane powered TransPorte vehicles.
The Purdue Research Park of Northwest Indiana said Thursday it has a new affiliation with a California-based company that uses technology to make heavy-duty diesel engines run more efficiently.
SOUTH HAVEN | A strong propane smell lingered through areas of South Haven on Friday night but authorities were unable to locate the cause.
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