Blossman Gas buys Wigley Propane

August 11, 2022

Blossman Gas, Inc., Ocean Springs, MS, has acquired the full-service propane delivery business of Wigley Propane, LLC based in Jasper, GA. Terms of the transaction, which closed on Aug. 5, were not revealed. Founded in 2011 …

HomeServe launches Advantage Program for residential HVAC customers

August 10, 2022

Norwalk, CT-based HomeServe has launched a new solution—the HomeServe Advantage Program, an all-inclusive, hassle-free residential HVAC subscription service to help utilities meet energy efficiency targets and enhance customer satisfaction. Replacing an HVAC (heating and air conditioning) …

WE event in New Hampshire includes terminal tour & dinner

August 9, 2022

Sprague and Lake Region Energy's Dodge Energy division will host Women in Energy (WE) members and guests on Wednesday, Aug. 17 for a tour of the Sprague's River Road Terminal in Newington, NH, followed by …

Watts to host backflow prevention webinar, live-stream event

August 8, 2022

Watts has announced it will hold a continuing education unit (CEU) webinar for engineers, architects, designers, specifiers and facility managers. The webinar, "Cross-Connection Control & Backflow Prevention," will be broadcast live on August 16, at …

Hurlburt Heating, AC, & Plumbing acquired by Heartland Home Services

August 4, 2022

Grand Rapids, MI-based Heartland Home Services has acquired Hurlburt Heating, AC, & Plumbing, a leading provider of HVAC services in Western Wisconsin. The addition of Hurlburt creates an extension into a core Midwestern market of …

NEFI’s take on Inflation Reduction Act of 2022

August 3, 2022

The National Energy & Fuels Institute (NEFI) recently reviewed the U.S. Senate's proposed bill—Inflation Reduction Act of 2022—which includes $369 billion in energy and climate policies. Here is the organization’s view on the proposed actions: Good …

Chesapeake Energy invests further in natural gas

Citing an increased market focus on natural gas over heating oil, Chesapeake Energy Corp., Oklahoma City, OK has decided to further invest on its Marcellus and Haynesville, Pennsylvania assets for future growth, which are shale …

SOS Heating & Cooling signs football phenom as spokesperson

August 1, 2022

According to reports, Omaha, NB-based SOS Heating & Cooling has inked a spokesperson deal with young football phenom Decoldest Crawford. The wide receiver is set to start on the University of Nebraska’s Huskers football team …

Carrier buys out Toshiba in residential HVAC joint venture for $900M

Carrier Global Corp. has completed its acquisition of substantially all of Toshiba Corp.'s ownership stake in Toshiba Carrier Corp. (TCC) for $900 million. A long-standing joint venture between Carrier and Toshiba, TCC is a global …

Carrier celebrates the 120th anniversary of modern air conditioning

July 30, 2022

Where were we 120 years ago? Before we had bubble gum, short-wave radios, Albert Einstein’s Theory of Relativity or airplanes, Willis Carrier came up with one cool invention: modern air conditioning. Originally developed to solve …