The State of Energy

The State of Energy

Ignite The Propane Conversation. The State of Energy is a podcast / broadcast show that brings you everything you ever needed to know about propane. For your home, business or farm. For fleets of school buses or forklifts. We will discuss how “Propane Can Do That”.

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April 14, 2021 24 min

Why would Zions National Park go backwards in their progress for clean air? for almost a 1/4 century Zions has been running its shuttles on Clean Propane.  This year the park has received $33,000,000.00 to replace its 20 propane buses with new Coal Burning Electric buses. Why would US tax payers allow the government to spend a massive amount of money on a bus that gets its power from coal? Why would we want to produce more emission...

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Propane is the Cinderella of Energy
Tom Clark and Rand DeWitt hosts the State of Energy podcast   

The State of Energy is a podcast / broadcast show that brings you everything you ever needed to know about propane. For your home, business or farm. For fleets of school buses or forklifts. We will discuss how “Propane Can Do That”.

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Clean up your community with a your own personal power plant  "Combined Heat and Power System"
The State of Energy Hosts Tom Clark and Rand DeWitt talk about protecting your home, business, farm or ranch from natural disasters and take energy security into your own hands with a combined heat and power system.     

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The State of Energy discusses recent ice storms, how propane comes to the rescue in Texas and a potential Pineapple Express headed towards the North West.
 (CNN) -- An atmospheric river event known as the "Pineapple Express" is forecast to bring a prolonged period of wet weather and the potential for avalanches to Washington and Oregon beginning Sunday.

The effects from rain and considerable mountain snow will be felt throug...

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February 18, 2021 24 min

The State of Energy discusses the recent Polar Vortex effects from Montana to Texas.
Frozen wind mills,  gooey diesel fuel and how propane saves the day with easy start engines, temporary heat, back up power generation.
But propane cant survive as the backup for emergencies. We need a big mixed bag of clean energy and propane needs to be a primary player.
Don't let propane  get pushed to the sidelines when the clean energy conve...

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February 12, 2021 24 min

Unobtainium is a hypothetical, fictional, or impossible material, but it can also mean a tangible but extremely rare, costly, or reasonably unobtainable material.

Are wind, solar, and batteries the magical solutions to all our energy needs? Or do they come with too high a price? Mark Mills, Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute, analyzes the true cost — both economic and environmental — of so-called green energy.

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Ford & Roush bring "Godzilla" to Life with "Propane- The Original Clean Energy since 1912"

The State of Energy welcomes special guest Adam Wilkum from Roush CleanTech.
Our hosts Tom Clark and Rand DeWitt  discuss the new Ford 7.3 Godzilla LPG Powered by Roush. https://www.thedrive.com/news/38961/theyre-sticking-fords-7-3l-godzilla-v8-into-blue-bird-school-buses

Utah legislators raise registration fees on electric ...

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January 29, 2021 24 min

Keystone XL Pipeline shut down. What can you do to help stop climate change? will stopping a pipeline have unintended effects?
The State of Energy discusses the pipeline and how you can clean up your community with a a fuel that CARES = Clean, Affordable, Renewable, Efficient, Safe
Propane can do that

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National Grants: Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA)
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January 14, 2021 24 min

Safety 3rd-
The Wasatch Front is notorious for dirty air. We have seen several days of unhealthy air in 2021. You can track the air quality on the Utah DEQ website.
You can do your part in cleaning up the air quality by switching your dirty electric and wood burning appliances to a energy source that CARES - Clean, Abundant, Reliable, Efficient, Safe- Propane. And to help make sure you new appliance is installed correctly we are off...

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Christopher Cox is a Partner at Flash Point Energy.  Also, a co-host of The Propane Buzz Podcast. Chris has a Master of Science Predictive Analytics from Northwestern University.
The State of Energy hosts Tom Clark and Rand DeWitt talk with Chris about propane supply and demand, exports, and the future of propane.

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The North Frac...
The North Face refused to fulfill a clothing order to Innovex Downhole Solutions, a Houston-based oil and gas company. The irony of the refusal is that the great polyester and poly blend outdoor products contain materials produced by oil and gas companies.
Anti fossil fuel activists need to understand that the great products they use everyday are made from fossil fuels.
What can you do to really make an impact on ...

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States across the US are adopting new policies to protect its citizens from local governments banning gas infrastructure. The State of Energy hosts, Tom Clark and Rand DeWitt discuss energy choices and why this ban on bans is important to your energy security and how propane and renewable propane can help your community with its clean energy efforts.

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The State of Energy interviews  Michael Baker,  Director of Legislative Affairs for the National Propane Gas Association.  Michael give us his perspective of the election results from Washington DC and highlights of work that the NPGA is doing to help propane be included in the Clean Energy arena.

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"Salt Lake City-Utah Committee for the Games" Chaired by former CEO of Rocky Mountain Power
The State of Energy uncovers a $50,000,000.00 rate increase to Rocky Mountain Power customers to pay for Electric Vehicle charging stations required by the Salt Lake olympic committee whose Chairman is  the former CEO of Rocky Mountain Power.... Sounds like Salt Lake Olympic Committee Scandal 2.0

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Olympic Committee Requiring Zero Emissions Vehicles for 2030/2034 Bid 
The State of Energy talks about Zero emissions vehicles, dirty electric vehicles and how Utahns are being scammed into paying for electric vehicle charging stations.
 
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https://www.deseret.com/utah/2020/10/2/21456024/electric-vehicles-charging-stations-development-utah-olympic-bid

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What will the election outcome do to US Energy?
The State of Energy hosts Tom Clark and Rand DeWitt discuss energy changes we can expect from two different election outcomes.

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The Dirty Secrets Of ‘Clean’ Electric Vehicles

The State of Energy discusses the recent article by Forbes about the dirty secrets of "clean" electric vehicles. We also share news about Uhaul providing 1 million gallons of renewable propane for vehicles use in California.Renewable propane is derived from renewable sources such as beef fats, vegetable oils, grease residue and other biomass feedstocks. It boasts a lower carbon ...

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Bryan Cordill Director of Residential and Commercial Business Development at PERC joins us from the Propane Showcase Home.
The Propane Showcase Home was created to help educate Builders, Realtors, Buyers, Plumbers, and Inspectors on all the amazing things Propane Can Do in a home.
Bryan discussed projects at the Propane Education and Research Council live from the Propane Showcase Home in Twin Falls Idaho.
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September 17, 2020 26 min

Rocky Mountain Propane Association Executive Director Tom Clark and co host Rand Dewitt talk about the Propane Project of the Year, the Propane Showcase Home,  the Top 10 reasons why electrification of everything is a bad Idea and a propane school bus thanks to 7th grader Jack Kendricks.

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