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Green

Now and for future generations – environmentally friendly propane is essential energy as we move to a low-carbon future.

Affordable

Propane can save you money because of its relatively low cost, efficient performance, and lower insurance bills due to no risk of contamination.

Versatile

From water and home heating to powering home appliances and vehicles, propane’s applications are vast. And it can go anywhere you can.

Reliable

Propane dealers live and work in the communities they operate in to deliver a low-emission energy source that exceeds the reach of traditional pipelines.

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Submissions 8 February 2024

CPA submission in response to the federal government’s Regulatory Framework to Cap Oil and Gas Sector Greenhouse Emissions

We need all forms of low-emission energy for a resilient and sustainable future for Canada, a future that includes low-emission propane. The government must develop policies that address reliability, affordability, and low-emission energy options equitably and ensure fulsome collaboration with all stakeholders.

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Changes to C-234 mean lost opportunity for farmers and consumers

6 December 2023

OTTAWA, December 6, 2023  The Canadian Propane Association (CPA) is extremely disappointed that the Senate of Canada has amended Bill C-234 delaying, possibly indefinitely, changes that would have reduced farming costs. 

“This Bill should have been passed,” said Shannon Watt, President and CEO of the CPA. “Diesel and gasoline are already exempt from the carbon tax under the regulations, and it makes no sense that low-emission energy sources like propane and natural gas were excluded. This Private Members Bill was to correct that oversight but unfortunately, other agendas were at play.  

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Senate must pass original version of C-234 for the benefit of farmers and families

31 October 2023

The Canadian Propane Association is joining agriculture groups from across Canada in calling on the Senate of Canada to reject the proposed amendment to remove heating and cooling of barns and greenhouses from Bill C-234, An Act to amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (GGPPA). 

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Unlocking Low-Emission and Affordable Benefits of Auto Propane for Fleets

29 October 2023

Offering a unique combination of low emissions and affordability, auto propane presents a compelling solution for fleet operators looking to minimize their carbon footprint while keeping operational costs in check. Here are some key benefits of adopting auto propane for fleets.

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For my home

From water and home heating, to cooking and clothes drying, propane provides essential energy solutions to help you save money and the environment.

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For my business

Propane powers farms, hospitals, school districts, fleets, construction projects and more to help you meet economic, environmental and efficiency targets.

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Our monthly tips

Propane heaters can help take the bite out of the cold when temperatures start to cool down. Propane is a safe, affordable and green energy choice – perfect for the patio! Knowing how to use patio heaters and open flame appliances safely will help everyone enjoy outdoor dining well into the fall and winter seasons.

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Over 600 Stations Across Canada Propane Fuelling Station Locator

Readily available and trusted, auto propane is easily accessible and transportable across the country.

Auto propane is Canada’s #1 alternative automotive energy source because it is easy to fill up and it lowers your carbon footprint.

You can find hundreds of refuelling stations with Canada’s Alternative Fuelling Station Locator.

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Propane Training Institute

Train with Canada’s leading national training provider. Providing training programs that promote a culture of safe propane handling and use of propane-powered equipment while improving the skills of propane industry workers. PTI is focused on the needs of the propane industry, with courses available in English and French and meeting the highest quality standards of regulators across Canada.

PTI delivers the courses through a network of member company and independent trainers across Canada. Find a list of our courses and trainers in your region below.

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CPA Membership

Membership in the Canadian Propane Association (CPA) has a number of benefits – it is the ideal way for businesses in the propane industry to stay informed, get involved and maximize their success.

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