TAG: Propane Education & Research Council

PERC names new president and CEO

June 27, 2017By

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) has selected industry veteran Thomas “Tucker” Perkins as its next president and CEO. Perkins succeeds Roy Willis, president and CEO, who has led the PERC staff since operations began nearly 20 years ago. Willis, 67, will retire July 31. Perkins says he’s grateful for the opportunity to lead the council. “We will work... 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

PERC receives 1,307 applications for double incentive program

May 11, 2015By

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) approved 1,307 Propane Mower Incentive Program applications from Oct. 1, 2014 to March 21, 2015, a six-month period in which the organization doubled incentive allotments. During the double incentive period, landscape contractors could receive $2,000 incentives for each new propane mower purchase and $1,000 for every qualified conversion. Over the six month double incentive period,... read more

Propane Education & Research Council Propane Mower Incentive Program

April 10, 2015By

For landscape contractors, fuel costs play a huge role in profitability. With the Propane Mower Incentive Program sponsored by the Propane Education & Research Council, contractors can earn $1,000 per qualifying new mower purchase or $500 per qualifying mower conversion in return for providing feedback and performance data for one mowing season. propane.com read more

Propane Education & Research Council Propane Mower Incentive Program

March 13, 2015By

The Propane Education & Research Council is offering landscape contractors double the incentives from PERC’s Propane Mower Incentive Program through March 31, 2015. Contractors can earn $2,000 per qualifying new mower purchase or $1,000 per qualifying mower conversion. In return, participants provide feedback and performance data for one mowing season. propane.com read more