Propane is a hydrocarbon and is sometimes referred to as liquefied petroleum gas, LP-gas or LPG. Propane is produced from both natural gas processing and crude oil refining.click here for more
Delta Liquid energy has been a family owned and operated business since 1936. They are headquartered in Paso Robles, Ca., have eight bulk plant locations, an RV parts store, and two rail terminals with extensive storage capabilities. They are a multi-state wholesale propane supplier serving California, Arizona, and Nevada specializing in the areas of residential propane purchasing plans, wholesale propane, agricultural engines, forklift services, propane vehicle refueling equipment, and RV services and repair. DLE’s staff also provides service, installation, and delivery for all types of agricultural applications including green house and hot water heating, cooling systems, vaporizers, irrigation engines, generators, and wind machines.
DLE has made significant contributions to local charities and sports teams as well as contributions to Cuesta College and has been an industry leader in the use of propane autogas equipment and propane vehicles. The company has made strides in increasing the prevalence of both propane refueling equipment and propane motor vehicles and has a long history of propane autogas advocacy and advancement. In 2009, DLE partnered with the Los Angeles Unified School District to add 90 propane-powered Blue Bird Vision School buses to its fleet in compliance with the Healthy Breathing Initiative.
Much of the DLE fleet runs on propane, which produces up to 80% fewer greenhouse gas emissions than gasoline or diesel. They are proud to be offering the promise of cleaner air, and greater foreign fuel independence with the cleanest burning alternative transportation fuel. DLE President, Bill Platz, and the Vice President, Robert Jacobs serve on the board of the National Propane Education & Research Council (PERC). The company is also actively involved in the National Clean Cities Coalition, National Propane Gas Association, Propane Vehicle Coalition, and Clean Fuel USA, who DLE is currently working with on an estimated two-year project to install 25 public propane refueling sites in the Los Angeles Basin and Northern California. Delta Liquid Energy takes great pride in its family company culture, highly trained personnel, and unvarying concern for customer safety.