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Real Customer Feedback – NPS and Rant & Rave

Are all web reviews real?  Not even close.

Here at Elgas, we are constantly trying to improve our service and our customers’ experience.

One of the key ways we do this is to actively seek REAL customer feedback and act upon issues that come up.

We use a number of methods to do this including an annual national survey and tools called Rant & Rave and NPS.

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NGL Meaning - Not Gonna Lie or Natural Gas Liquids

NGL Double Meaning - Not Gonna Lie or Natural Gas Liquids

Internet slang or an acronym used by energy industry wonks?

Talk about alphabet soup…

NGL vs LNG vs LPG vs Natural Gas vs Condensate? 

What are they, how are they used and what are the differences?

I'm "Not Gonna Lie", so here is the straight story…

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Which Gas for BBQ? 

The gas for a barbecue (BBQ) grill is LPG, including propane, butane and mixtures of these fuel gases. This BBQ fuel is also referred to as "BBQ gas".

SWAP'n'GO gas for BBQ

BBQ gas regulator use two types of gas, propane or butaneLPG (BBQ gas) is composed of the flammable hydrocarbon gases propane and butane.

A barbecue gas grill regulator can be supplied pure propane, pure butane or a mixture of the two gas types.

Assuming summer BBQ weather, it would make virtually no difference in your BBQ experience.  So, which gas for BBQ is a moot point.

BBQ gas is liquefied through pressurisation and distributed in small portable gas bottles or disposable cartridges.

BBQ gas is used for various outdoor gas appliances including BBQs and outdoor heaters.

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What is LPG Autogas? Gas Conversion - LPG Fuel vs Petrol

The fuel type LPG used in LPG powered cars is quite often called “Autogas”

In LPG vs petrol cars, LPG offers advantages in fuel economy and maintenance costs, as well as reduced emissions.

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How LPG is Transported

LPG exists as either a gas (vapour) or as a liquid, when it is under a modest amount of pressure in gas bottles, cylinders, tanks and larger LPG storage vessels.

Given that gaseous LPG has a volume 270x that of liquid LPG, it is almost always transported in its more compact liquid state.

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Gas Bottle Refills - LPG Refill: How to Fill a Gas Bottle

LPG gas bottle refill is done in two ways: refilling by weight using digital scales or refilling by decanting using the bleed screw.  LPG refill of bulk tanks can also be done by a tanker via a hose and meter, in addition to LPG gas bottle refill.

We’ll look at the details and the pros & cons of both methods of LPG gas bottle refill…

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LPG - Propane Quality Assurance – LPG Standards & Testing

A lot of effort goes into making sure that the LPG you receive is of the highest propane quality, and it shows. Propane quality problems with LPG are very rare.

This is the result of comprehensive standards, thorough testing and strict compliance.

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What is the Difference Between CNG vs LPG? Uses of LPG and CNG

CNG is compressed natural gas – methane.

LPG is liquefied petroleum gas – propane.

There are many similarities between LPG and CNG, as well as some major differences…

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Don't Use Outdoor Gas Heaters Indoors

Just DON’T do it. 

That is the simple message for people who are thinking about using an outdoor LPG – propane gas heater indoors.

Indoor gas heaters are extremely safe. 

Outdoor heaters used outdoors are also very safe. 

However, using an outdoor propane gas heater indoors is a really bad idea that is both dangerous and potentially fatal.

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What is Isobutane? i-Butane

What is isobutane?

Isobutane (i-butane) is an isomer of butane.

Isobutane is also an LPG - Liquefied Petroleum Gas - as are butane and propane.

However, isobutane is different in some important ways.

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