Thompson Gas Acquires MN Oil & Propane Company

North Shore Oil & Propane sold
(March 23, 2018)
DULUTH, Minn. – Thompson Gas announced today that they have acquired North Shore Oil and Propane. Thompson Gas is headquartered in Frederick Maryland. “Wade Leblanc built a company with strong values and a commitment to customer service,” said Derek Ashmore, Regional Vice President of ThompsonGas. “The opportunity to carry on his legacy with North Shore Oil & Propane is truly… FULL ARTICLE >>

Alaska bill considered to help homeowners fix heating tanks

(March 22, 2018)
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA  (AP) Alaska lawmakers have begun considering a bill to help homeowners cover the cost of fixing leaking heating oil tanks. Depending on the size of the spill, everything from hiring contractors to buying cleanup supplies and even calling the state to report the spill could be billed, Alaska’s Energy Desk reported Tuesday. Alaska resident Fabienne Peter-Contesse told a… FULL ARTICLE >>

Ingersoll Rand Acquires Agilis Energy

Deal will further boost Trane's energy usage assessments
(March 21, 2018)
Ingersoll-Rand plc has acquired the technology assets and intellectual property of Raleigh, N.C.-based Agilis Energy, LLC, an energy data analytics company, for an undisclosed sum. Agilis Energy helps large commercial, multi-family residential and industrial companies save 10-25% on energy annually using a patented, digital energy analytics application. Trane Energy Optics currently uses Agilis Energy’s analytics software during energy assessments. The… FULL ARTICLE >>
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