TAG: PERC

They’ve got the power: What you need to know about mower engines

August 15, 2019By
Electric mowers (Photo: Mean Green Mowers)

Why choosing the right mower engine can help landscape contractors save on fuel costs, be more environmentally friendly and increase efficiency. read more

PERC releases video of propane mower use

July 16, 2019By

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) released a new online video featuring footage captured by GoPro cameras shot from the equipment operator’s point of view to show what it’s really like to use a propane commercial mower.                                “We were looking for a fun way to show equipment fleet managers, department directors and professional landscapers what it’s really like to operate... read more

Companies in the News: Case dealer supplies equipment for Habitat for Humanity project; Arborjet treats series of trees; PERC recognizes National Park & Recreation month with online resources updates

July 1, 2019By

Case Construction Equipment dealer Ina Store supplied a compact track loader and grapple bucket to Team Rubicon for a land-clearing project in Baldwin, Mich. The site will be developed by Habitat for Humanity of Lake County Michigan into a new Veterans Village development that provides 850- to 1,000-square-foot homes for qualified veterans, active military and spouses of those who have... read more

PERC study finds dealers favor propane-powered commercial mowers over electric mowers

June 11, 2019By

A new study by the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) found that outdoor power equipment dealers find propane-powered commercial mowers more favorable than comparable electric mowers. “We know how important the relationship is between a landscape contractor and dealer and how much influence dealers can have,” said Jeremy Wishart, PERC’s director of off-road business development. “Knowing that dealers see... read more

PERC launches online autogas roadmap

March 27, 2019By
Photo: PERC

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) launched an online map designed to showcase the growing number of fleets in a variety of markets that use propane autogas to fuel their trucks, vans, buses and sedans. The “Propane Autogas Roadmap” is an interactive resource, charting fleets nationwide that are succeeding with propane autogas vehicles. Participants can add a fleet to... read more

Propane Education & Research Council

March 17, 2019By

Watch the video to learn more about propane mowers. If you’re looking to boost productivity while saving more money, propane can do that. Contractors with businesses of all sizes trust propane for its easy, convenient refueling, and its affordable fuel prices compared with conventional fuel. Propane-powered mowers allow your crew to refuel on-site with just the change of a cylinder... read more