CPA Fact Sheets & Brochures

View fact sheets and brochures filled with information about propane and the propane industry.

New study on the lifecycle analysis of the GHG emissions intensity of Canadian propane

The study was conducted on behalf of the Canadian Propane Association by IHS Markit, a division of S&P Global Commodity Insights.

Brochures May 16, 2022

The Propane Advantage: For a Low-Emission Canada Now

In a future low-carbon economy, propane market penetration will most likely be shaped by its price competitiveness and lower comparative emissions relative to other fossil fuels.

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  • Brochures

Propane Safety for Consumers

May 16, 2022

The key to safety for all energy sources is proper use and handling. Propane’s characteristics, along with the regulations applied to the equipment, training, storage and handling, make it one of the safest energy sources for consumer use.

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Propane: The Facts

May 16, 2022

Whether discussing energy, the economy or the environment, propane provides solutions to many important issues facing Canada today.

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The Propane Story

May 16, 2022

Propane is a versatile and portable energy source – chemical symbol C3H8 – that is a derivative of natural gas processing and oil refining. It is extracted and used as a gas, but stored and transported as a liquid, to make distribution and use easy and efficient.

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Propane Pricing

November 9, 2021

Although most propane is produced from natural gas processing, its price is influenced mainly by the cost of crude oil because propane competes with oil-based fuels for heating.

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  • Industry & Economy

Propane Supply Chain

August 9, 2021
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  • Environment

Environmental Benefits

August 9, 2021

Low-emission, cost-effective propane is ready to provide energy for countless everyday uses in every corner of the country.

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  • Propane Uses

Auto Propane Facts

August 9, 2021

Propane is an affordable, safe and low-emission energy option, abundantly available in Canada. It has many environmental and economic advantages over traditional and alternative automotive fuels.

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Auto Propane vs CNG Comparison

August 9, 2021

Auto propane and compressed natural gas (CNG) are both Canadian-made, low-emission and less expensive than gasoline. But every dollar invested in auto propane goes further for our environment and for fleet budgets.

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Auto Propane vs Electric Comparison

August 9, 2021

As more FLEET OWNERS look to reduce their emissions and create a cleaner environment, many have turned to alternative options such as auto propane and electric to meet their sustainability goals.

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Propane In Agriculture

August 9, 2021

Low-emission, low-cost propane powers today’s high-performance farms

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  • Technical & Regulatory

Regulatory Authorities Having Jurisdiction

August 9, 2021

In Canada, provincial authorities regulate the storage and handling of propane, as well as facilities, contractors, equipment and appliances that use propane.

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Cylinder Markings

August 9, 2021

Propane cylinders have a range of identifying marks on the cylinder collar. Understanding them assists all propane users

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