TAG: Jeremy Wishart

PERC names award recipients

October 19, 2017By

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) named Montville, Penn.-based dealer R.S. Hollinger & Son and Louisiana-based landscape contractor Rotolo Consultants Inc. (RCI) as the recipients of its second annual Propane Leadership Award Oct. 18 at GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky. “We’re excited to announce RCI and R.S. Hollinger & Son as the recipients of this year’s Propane Leadership Award,” said Jeremy... read more

PERC tags Propane Leadership Awardees

October 20, 2016By

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) recognized its first Propane Leadership Award recipients Oct. 19 at 2016 GIE+EXPO. Mike Halloran, owner of Halloran Power Equipment and MowerWorks in Chicago, and Jeff Sebert, owner of Sebert Landscape in Chicago, are the first recipients of the award. “The Propane Leadership Award is designed to recognize those in the commercial landscape industry... read more

PERC revives Propane Mower Incentive Program

October 20, 2015By

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) is bringing back its Propane Mower Incentive Program. Through the program, landscape contractors can apply to receive $1,000 toward the purchase of a new propane-powered mower and $500 toward a qualified conversion. “It’s officially the buying season for landscape contractors and, while many already know the value of propane mowers, a little assistance... read more

Ep. 118: Propane: Not just for grills

February 18, 2015By

Jeremy Wishart, deputy director of business development for the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC), discusses why propane continues to grow in popularity as an alternative fuel source for landscape contractors. According to Wishart, propane gas not only runs cleaner and cheaper than regular gasoline, but helps your engines last longer too. In addition, refilling your propane tanks is much... read more

Navigating propane conversions

January 9, 2015By

Your ears are perked to a propane conversion, so now what? Refer to this walk-through on how to go about transitioning your fleet. Propane points of view “Ultimately, the decision to convert comes down to the willingness of the operator to try something other than the status quo, but it’s hard to ignore an opportunity that can lower fuel costs... read more

PERC extends $2,000 propane conversion incentives to March

December 3, 2014By

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) extended the timeframe for landscape contractors to receive double the incentive dollars awarded through its Propane Mower Incentive Program. Initially set to expire at the end of the year, program participants now are able to earn $2,000 toward the purchase of a new propane-powered mower and $1,000 toward a qualified conversion as the... read more